Palestinian medical sources in the Gaza Strip reported that two
schoolchildren were killed after the Israeli air force fired a missile
at a vehicle driving beside a school bus; nine children, and one
teacher, were also injured in the attack.
The sources identified the two children as Mohammad Ahmad Ashour, 16, and Ramzi Al Sharafi, 15. The Palestinian Ministry of Health reported that the injured children are 10 – 13 year-old.
One female teacher was seriously injured and was moved to the Intensive Care Unit at Al Shifa Hospital in Gaza.
In a separate attack, four fighters were injured after the Israeli air force fired a missile at them east of Jabalia town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.
As the Israeli military offensive in the Gaza Strip continues for the sixth day, at least 52 Palestinians were killed and 300 were injured, including 38 who are in serious conditions.