Two Palestinian resistance fighters were injured on Saturday at dawn when an Israeli shell exploded near them outside of Gaza City.

Palestinian Medical sources said that a group of fighters were gathered outside of Gaza City when Israeli tanks stationed at the northern Gaza-Israel border opened fire on them, injuring the two.  Dr. Mo'awyiah Hassanin, of the Palestinian Ministry of Heath, said that one of the two injured sustained critical wounds.  Local sources in Gaza city said that two are said to be from the Al Qassam brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement.