Saturday, April 09, 2005
IOF does it again
Israel "Defense" Forces soldiers shot dead three Palestinian youths in the Gaza Strip Saturday.Shalom!! We fight with a purity of arms! Palestinians are terrorists!
Shortly after news of the shooting spread, an Islamic Jihad spokesman said the group was no longer bound by a de facto ceasefire with Israel.
Palestinians fired at least 10 mortar shells at Gush Katif settlements.
According to Palestinian sources, the youths was playing on the outskirts of the Rafah refugee camp, several hundred meters from the frontier. IDF forces opened fire on them from the south.
"I saw a group of youths playing soccer in a playground about 50 meters from the fence," said Wael Barhoum, 26. "Suddenly there was gunfire toward the youths from the Israeli side. I ran towards the playground and we saw two of the youths were dead and a third was wounded."
A Palestinian terrorist
Edit 1: The count of mortars fired on "Gush Katif" colony reaches 25 in the past 2 hours.
Edit 2: Now 28 shells.
A Palestinian terrorist grieving after learning his brother was one of three youths shot and killed by IOF troops near Rafah on Saturday.