Israeli tanks and bulldozers invaded the Al Fokhari area, South East of the town Khan Younis, in Gaza and attacked resident's houses, on Friday night.

More than 15 army vehicles, including tanks and bulldozers, invaded Al Fokhari and opened heavy fire on residents' houses. 

Soldiers forced their way into homes; occupying them and detaining family members in one room through out the night.  Meanwhile bulldozers uprooted scores of trees and destroyed fields owned by local farmers.

Twenty residents were taken prisoner.