Tuesday at night, undercover united of the Israeli army shot and killed a Palestinian child, and injured his father and sister while they were standing near their house, east of Al Qarara, close to the border line in the Gaza Strip.


Palestinian sources reported that an undercover unit of the Israeli army infiltrated into Abu Zaher area, east of Al Qarara in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip and opened fired at three residents of the same family while they were standing close to their house.

A medical source at Nasser Hospital in Khan Younis identified the casualties as Basheer Abu Thaher, 12, who suffered several rounds of live ammunition, while his father aged 35, and his sister, 8, suffered moderate-to-sever injuries.

Moreover, Palestinian security sources reported that Israeli armored vehicles invaded Al Faraheen area in Khan Younis while military helicopters fired rounds of live ammunition at dozens of houses there.

In Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, troops fired shells near Al Shouka area, while military bulldozers and armored vehicles invaded the area.