|Date: 17/05/2012 Time: 11:31:00 AM
At least seven Palestinians were wounded in Israeli
shelling of the eastern part of Gaza City early on Thursday.
Spokesman of Gaza Emergency Service Adham Abu Salmiah said in remarks to
KUNA, updating figures of the casualties, seven Palestinians, including three
old men, were wounded in the Israeli shelling. Two of them suffered critical
injuries, he added.
These Palestinians were wounded when Israeli artillery, stationed outside
Gaza Strip, pounded Al-Shejaeh neighborhood, eastern Gaza.
Medics rushes to the scene and evacuated the injured to hospitals.
Meanwhile, Palestinian sources told KUNA that five Israeli tanks
accompanied by several bulldozers entered the town of Khuzaah, east of the
southern City of Khan Yunis.
The Israeli vehicles bulldozed several Palestinian farms and troops opened
indiscriminate fire on civilian areas.