Palestinians sources in Beit Lahia, in the northern part of the Gaza
Strip, reported that one fighters was killed on Wednesday evening by
military fire of the Israeli under-cover forces. Earlier on Wednesday,
one fighter was killed in the Jabalia refugee camp, in the northern
part of the Gaza strip.
The fighter was identified as Sami Anwar Zibda, 22, member of the Al Qassam brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas.
Zibda is a resident of sheikh Radwan neighborhood, north of Gaza City. He was shot in Jabal Al Kashif area, east of Beit Lahia.
The Al Qassam brigades issued a press release stating that Zibda fired a homemade shell before he was shot in his head by an Israeli military sharpshooter.
Earlier on Wednesday Massad Abu Massiq, 25 from Beit Lahia was killed by an Israeli shell.
At least ten residents were injured in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, among them three school children.
The two latest casualties in the Gaza Strip rise the death toll for the month of November to 106 residents.
The Israeli invasion of Jabalia is ongoing, with the nearby town of Beit Hanoun having also been surrounded by Israeli military forces. The Palestinian civilians in the area, have been huddled in darkness in their homes, unable to escape the constant shelling, and without electricity since June due to the Israeli bombing of their only power plant.