The Islamist Hamas movement on Thursday accused Egyptian security forces of killing four Palestinians by pumping poisonous gas into a cross-border smuggling tunnel. "We demand an investigation into the incident and for those responsible to be brought to justice," Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri told reporters in Gaza. ( By AP).
Israeli gunfire wounded two Palestinians and a woman from Malta on Saturday, as soldiers opened fire on a group of protestors marching towards Gaza's border with Israel, according to a Palestinian health official. (April 24)