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Israeli aircrafts strike targets in Gaza, killing one militant

08-16-2011 19:07 BJT

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Israeli aircrafts have struck five targets in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, killing one militant and wounding four other Palestinians.

Tunnels used for smuggling supplies to Gaza from Egypt were also badly damaged in Rafah. Palestinians are inspecting the damage and attempting to salvage their belongings. In one of the airstrikes on Rafah, near the southern border of Gaza and Israel, there were reports of two injuries, among them a five-year-old Palestinian boy, injured when shrapnel hit his head.

Other airstrikes were reported to have targeted Hamas training bases in different locations in the Gaza strip. In a separate strike, Israeli aircraft hit a group of armed men preparing to launch a rocket attack. The attack left three militants injured, one critically.

 

Israeli aircrafts have struck five targets in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, killing one militant and wounding four other Palestinians.

Editor:Zheng Limin |Source: CNTV.CN

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