Thursday, August 18, 2011
Israel Retaliates with Air Strikes Leaving 6 Dead
PNN – Gaza – At least six dead after Israeli air strikes hit Gaza as the Israeli army retaliates after soldiers killed by militants.
Israeli daily Haaretz has reported that targets in Gaza have been hit early this evening leaving six dead, after an armed attack against Israeli soldiers earlier today which left seven dead and dozens wounded.
Palestinians have confirmed that one senior militant and another five was killed.
Israeli military officials have only confirmed that targets in Gaza have been hit and nothing else as of yet.
Gaza Youth Breaks Out, a youth initiative in Gaza, has reported that Tanks are approaching the Buffer Zone. PNN can not however independently confirm this.