Palestinian sources reported that two fighters of the Salah Ed Deen Brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad, were killed,and three residents were injured, on Thursday evening after the Israeli Air Force fired a fired a missile at their vehicle in Gaza City.

The Israeli army confirmed that attack that targeted the two fighters.

The two casualties are leaders of the brigades in the northern part of the Gaza Strip; they were identified as Fayiq Abu Al Qomsan, and his assistant Mahmoud Al Basyouni.

The two were driving a while Subaru near Ahmad Al Shoqeiry School in Sheikh Zayid city, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.

Dr, Moawiya Hassanen, head of the Emergency Unit at the Palestinian Ministry of health, stated that the bodies of the two fighters were severely mutilated.