A total of six Palestinians were killed by Israeli military fire and shelling in several areas in the Gaza Strip on Thursday. One woman was also killed when she detonated explosives wrapped around her body as she approached troops operating in Jabalia town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.
Several attacks were carried out at different areas in the Gaza Strip; at least twenty residents were injured.
Resident Nasser Al Nithir, 22, was killed after the army fired artillery shells at Palestinian houses in Sheikh Zayid city, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip; two residents were injured in the attack.
Resident Mohammad Mahmoud Al Jarjawi, 19, died after he was shot by the soldiers in Beit Lahia.
Two fighters, identified as Fayiq Abu Al Qomsan, 40, and Mahmoud Basyouni, 27, were assassinated in Gaza City after the Israeli air force fired missiles at their vehicle.
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 as a result of the blast.
Moreover, two residents identified as Ala’ Khalil, 22, and Anees Mousa, were killed after the army fired a shell at residents, in Tal Qleibo area, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.
Also, resident Ahmad Al Nithir, 19, was shot and killed by an Israeli sharp-shooter east of Jablia town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.
In a separate attack on Thursday morning, at least eight school students were injured by Israeli troops invading the northern part of the Gaza Strip.
The eight were among a group of school students heading to Sa’ad Sayel School, in Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.
One woman, identified as Fatima Al Najjar, 57, was killed on Thursday at night when she carried a suicide bombing among Israeli troops operating in the Gaza Strip town of Jablia; at least three soldiers were injured.
At total of twenty residents were injured in several Gaza Strip areas throughout Thursday. Seven Israeli soldiers were shot and injured by resistance fighters in separate incidents in the Gaza Strip.
On Thursday at nigh, the army shelled two sport clubs in Gaza causing excessive damage, no injuries were reported.
The Israeli air force also shelled several stores and constructions that belong to a local businessman identified as Salah Hirzallah; damage was reported, no injuries.
Troops also bulldozed and uprooted several agricultural areas and houses in Izbit Abed Rabbo area, east of Beit Hanoun, Al Jamal neighborhood and Sha’sha’a areas.