Palestinian medical sources in the Gaza Strip reported on Wednesday
that six Palestinians were shot and injured during clashes between
members of the Executive Force and members of the Preventive Security
forces in the Jabalia refugee camp, in the northern part of the Gaza
The Executive Force was formed by Hamas after it won the legislative elections.
Eyewitnesses reported that members of the Executive Force stopped the car of Mohammad Ghareeb Abu Al Majd, a senior security commander, and abducted two of his companions before burning the vehicle.
Following the incident, armed clashes took place near the house of Abu Al Majd; three members of the Executive Force and three members of the Preventive Security force were injured.
The attack comes shortly after gunmen shot and injured Major Mo’taz Al Taweel, 40, in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.
Al Taweel was injured in his leg and was abducted by the assailants.