Palestinian medical sources reported on Thursday at night that six residents were wounded after the Israeli army bombarded Al Zeitoun neighborhood, east of Gaza city. Local sources said that Israeli war-jets and artillery fired several shells at the neighborhood leaving six residents wounded.

Also, Israeli Apache helicopters fired two missiles at an area east of Gaza city, in addition to firing missiles at agricultural areas.

Dr. Moawiya Hassanen of the Palestinian Ministry of health in Gaza, confirmed that two residents were hospitalized suffering moderate wounds.

Meanwhile, the Israeli army stated on Thursday evening that one mortar shell was fired from Gaza into Kibbutz Shaar Hanegev, south of the country; no damage or injuries were reported.