Palestinian medical sources reported that one fighter was killed and three were wounded during clashes that took place after the Israeli forces invaded an area east of Al Boreij refugee camp, in central Gaza.The sources added that medics located the body of Marwan Faraj Al Jarba, 25, and transferred three more residents to Al Aqsa Hospital. The wounded Palestinians suffered moderate-to-severe wounds.

Medics are searching the area after receiving information that other residents might have been killed and wounded in the clashes.

The Israeli army opened fire at the Palestinian medics while trying to vacate the slain resident and the three wounded.

Local sources reported that clashes took place between resistance fighters and Israeli soldiers east of AL Boreij refugee camp and that Israeli military helicopters and drones fired at least two missiles in addition to firing rounds of live ammunition.

The Al Quds Brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad, said that its fighters clashes with the invading forces while trying to invade the camp.

The Brigades added that its fighters will counter any Israeli attacks and violation and stated that armed resistance is the strategic option to liberate the country.