February 26, 2007

More of them killing each other - New round of clan fighting erupts in Gaza leaving 5 dead

From Ma'an News:

Two Palestinians have been killed and more than fifteen injured, along with vast damage to many houses after fierce clashes erupted between rival clans in Khan Younis, in the southern the Gaza Strip. Medical sources said that 70 year old Ismail Soboh and 30 year old Hazim Kaware'a were killed in clashes between two clans in the city. Of the 15 injured, three are said to be in a serious condition. Many houses were set ablaze during the clashes, which continued following the killing of three citizens on Friday, the killing of two more raises the death toll to five in the last 24 hours and more than a dozen injuries.