JPost Staff, Yaakov Katz and AP, THE JERUSALEM POST Nov. 24, 2006
IDF soldiers shot and killed a 10-year-old Palestinian boy on Friday afternoon
in the northern Gaza Strip town of Jabalya, hospital officials said.
The army declined immediate comment.
In a separate incident, Palestinians fired an anti-tank missile towards IDF
armored vehicles in northern Gaza. No one was wounded and no damage was
caused. IDF troops returned fire.
On Friday morning, three IDF soldiers were lightly wounded when their armored
vehicle rode over an explosive device south of Beit Hanun, in the northern
The two were evacuated to a hospital by an IDF helicopter.
Moments earlier, IDF troops killed a Hamas operative who was filming the
group's operations in northern Gaza, Palestinian medical officials said.
The man was killed by soldiers operating Jabalya, the officials said.
Hamas group often films its battles and operations against the IDF, later
broadcasting the footage on their television station and releasing it to media
The army said it was checking the report.
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