Palestinian medical sources in the Gaza Strip reported on Monday that three Palestinians were injured, one of them seriously, after Israeli soldiers fired artillery shells into Al-Shujaeyya neighbourhood, east of Gaza city. The army also fired live ammunition into Palestinian farmlands and residential areas.The Palestine News and Info Agency, WAFA, reported that the wounded residents were moved to the Ash- Shifa Hospital in Gaza, while rescue teams searched for any further casualties.

Eyewitnesses told WAFA that the army fired six shells into the neighbourhood and its lands.

On Saturday evening, the Israeli Air Force fired several missiles into Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, killing one Palestinian and injuring at least three others.

In its Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 27 Oct. – 02 Nov. 2011, the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights found that twelve Palestinian resistance fighters were killed and five others were wounded by Israeli air strikes in the Gaza Strip. Three Palestinian civilians, including a child, were injured by Israeli forces in the Gaza Strip.