Four Palestinian residents, including two children, were injured in an explosion west of Rafah in the southern part of the Gaza strip, Monday afternoon.

Medical sources in Rafah identified the four as; Yihia Aiash, 3, his brother Mo’taz, 13, Adel Abu Al Owf, 40 and Khader AL Bel’awi, 32.

Eyewitnesses said that the source of explosion is an unidentified object that was located near the Israeli settlement of Badlowa, which  wasevacuated during the Gaza disengagement plan.