In a statement, received by Ramattan News Agency in Gaza, the Ahrar Aljaleel brigades (Freemen of Jaleel brigades), claimed responsibility on Tuesday for attempting to assassinate an Israeli minister.

‘ the brigades fighters set an ambush for an Israeli minister’s convoy near Gaza, yet the fighters shot by mistake another car, causing the death of another Israeli’, the statement read.

The statement also explained that the fighters of the brigades opened fire on the convoy bear the Alof Dan crossroad just close to the Israeli town of Ramat Gan, causing the death of Dr. Naif David

No further details were reported.