January 02, 2008

Gaza Tallies Casualties after Hamas-Fatah Clashes

Barbaric tribalism at its worst. From Gaza Tallies Casualties after Hamas-Fatah Clashes:

Seven Palestinians were killed and 40 wounded in clashes between Hamas and Fatah gunmen Monday and Tuesday, said Dr. Muawiya Hassanein, director of the emergency medical service in Gaza. He said 25 had been wounded by gunfire, and the rest had been beaten. Wael Abu Najja, the son of Ibrahim Abu Najja, a Fatah leader in Gaza, accused Hamas of abducting his father on Monday and of shaving his head and mustache to humiliate him before releasing him.