Three young Palestinians were injured on Tuesday morning after the explosion of an unknown ordnance in the southern Gaza strip, local sources reported. Medical officials said the blast took place in the Al-Qarara area, situated north of Khan Younis, south of Gaza. The nature of the detonation is claimed to be still unknown.

The three youths were evacuated to Nasser hospital in the city of Khan Younis, and all of them sustained light wounds, medics said.