The Al-Quds Brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad, reported that one of its fighters was killed, on Tuesday evening, during what it described as a â€śjihadist missionâ€ť in Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.The Brigades identified the fighter as Salem Abu Sahllouf, 25, and added that its fighters â€świll always remain determined to fight for the liberation of their country and peopleâ€ť.
It further stated that â€śarmed resistance is the only means to liberate Palestine from the Israeli occupationâ€ť.
On Sunday evening, the Salah Ed-Deen Brigades, the armed wing of the Popular Resistance Committees, reported that one of its fighters was killed during a training accident also in Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.
The Brigades said that Ali Abu Aathra, aged 20, was killed after he fell off a vehicle during training.
Several fighters, members of different armed groups, were killed during similar accidents in the Gaza Strip.
Earlier on Sunday, a 71-year-old man was killed, and two residents were wounded, when the Israeli Air Force fired several missiles into an area east of Az-Zeitoun neighborhood, in Gaza City.