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Fresh Israeli strikes injure 18 Gazans

Press TV [1]
Thursday, January 29, 2009

Israel has renewed its airstrikes on the Gaza Strip, injuring eighteen Gazans, including 11 school children and a Hamas policeman.

According to eyewitnesses and medics, the Hamas policeman, Mohammed al-Sumeiri, was injured while riding his motorcycle in the town of Khan Yunis on Thursday.

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They added that an adult civilian who was riding on the back of the bike was also wounded. Schoolchildren passing by also fell victim to the strike.

So far, the Israeli incursion into the Gaza Strip has claimed the lives of 1,330 Palestinians and left 5,450 others wounded.