Mohamad Ahmad Al Attar,20, was killed and several others were injured Thursday after the Israeli army fired rounds of live ammunition at the residents in the  Al Salateen area west of Beit Lahya in the northern Gaza Strip.

Al Attar was killed after being shot in the chest. The injured civilians were transferred to Kamal Awad hospital in the Gaza Strip.

The death toll was raised to four civilians since Wednesday night. Three residents were killed during the Israeli ground military operation" Shef Gelad " Thursday in the northern Gaza Strip