Friday, 16 April 2010

IDF kills Fatah-aligned Palestinian resistance fighter

GAZA CITY — A Gaza militant was killed by Israeli gunfire at the border fence east of Gaza City, Palestinian medics said.

Military sources in Israel confirmed that a Palestinian gunman was killed.

Palestinian medics identified the gunman as Mohammed Saleem, 24.

The Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigade, which is linked to the Fatah movement of Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas, said it was involved in the fighting and that one of its militants was missing. more