Al Qassam website – Israeli war planes shelled the southern Gaza Strip on Saturday, with medics reporting five people were killed and three injured.
Witnesses said that Israeli forces fired two shells at a site used by Islamic Jihad’s armed wing near Tal al-Sultan, northeast of Rafah city.
Medical official in Gaza Adham Abu Salmiya said five were killed and three injured in the strike, and transferred to Abu Yousef al-Najjar Hospital in Rafah.
The medicals named the martyrs as Ahmed Ash-Sheikh Khalil, Basil Abu Al-Ata, Emad Baker, and Mohammed Shatat.
Al-Quds brigades said in a statement that one of their military sites in Rafah was attacked and a number of fighters were killed and injured.
The brigades said they will respond soon with an attack inside Israel.
An Israeli army spokesman has confirmed the attack.
(www.qassam.ps / 29.10.2011)