Israeli artillerymen target central Gaza

GAZA, Israeli artillerymen shelled Jehr Al-Deek in central Gaza on Sunday inflicting damage in farming properties, witnesses said.

They told the Kuwaiti News Agency (KUNA) that the artillerymen fired volleys of shells in the direction of this area.

Meawnhile the Israeli television Channel 10 said Israeli troops near the demarcation line were fired upon, thus triggering the artillery bombardment.

Meanwhile, at least four Palestinians were wounded in continuing confrontations between the activists and the Israeli troops along the separation fence as part of the “grand return” demonstration.

Meanwhile, the Palestinian Ministry of Health said in a statement a young Palestinian was wounded near a Jewish settlement east of Jerusalem, amid reports that he was targeted by armed settlers.

Israeli media said he was carrying a sharp object and trying to reach a number of settlers when he was shot. (end) nq.rk

Source: Kuwait News Agency