- Published on Sunday, 18 November 2012 07:14
On Sunday 18th November, More than 30 airstrikes hit several places in the Gaza Strip at dawn, raising the number of Palestinian martyrs to 49 and more than 452 injuries, including 145 children and 75 women.
Medical sources in Gaza said that two children, Jumana and Tamer Abu S'efan, were killed in a strike on their house and dozens of civilians were injured in a new series of airstrikes launched by the IAF in the Beit Lahiya area, north of the Gaza Strip.
Four Palestinians were injured in Israeli airstrikes lauched at al-Remal neighborhood central Gaza Strip, where Israeli aircrafts fired three rockets at As-Saraya complex. Medical and rescue crews transferred the injured to al-Shifa Hospital.
Palestinian media reported that another Israeli airstrikes landed on a complex of media offices in Gaza City at dawn, injuring six journalists.
Medical sources confirmed that a cameraman, Kahder Al-Zahhar, had lost his leg due to the Israeli airstrike on the media tower, in the middle of Gaza city.
Eyewitnesses said that Israeli warships also shelled different places near the seashore of Nussairat refugee camp, central Gaza Strip.
They also said that the Israeli warships intensively opened fire towards civilian houses in the west of the camp.
Medical sources in al-Shifa Hospital reported that a Palestinian had been martyred in an Israeli airstrike on al-Shaja’ya neighborhood.
Palestinian Official News Agency, WAFA, said a Palestinian female citizen, Sa'diyeh al-Deeb, was killed in another Israeli strike on al-Shaja'ya neighborhood.