[Saturday, May 17, 2014] Palestinian medical sources have reported that a Palestinian child, and a fisherman, were shot and injured by Israeli army fire, in two separate attacks, in the besieged Gaza Strip.The sources said that, soldiers stationed across the border with Gaza, shot and injured a Palestinian child in Abasan town, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.

Dr. Ashraf al-Qodra, spokesperson of the Ministry of Health in Gaza, stated that the sixteen-year-old child was shot in his arm, and was moved to the Nasser Hospital in the Khan Younis.

In addition, a Palestinian fisherman was shot and wounded by Israeli army fire, as he was at the Sudaniyya shore, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.

Medics arrived at the scene, and moved him to the al-Shifa Medical Center; he suffered a gunshot injury to his leg.