Witnesses: 2 killed in Gaza clan clashes
Published Saturday 02/06/2012 (updated) 03/06/2012 18:58
Hamas security pictured in Gaza.(MaanImages/file)
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- A young man and an elderly woman were killed on Friday night in separate clan clashes in the Gaza Strip, witnesses said.
A woman in her fifties died after being hit with a rock during a fight between members of an extended family in Deir al-Balah, central Gaza.
The victim was taken to Shifa hospital in the Gaza Strip, but died from her injuries. Three other people were wounded in the clash.
Meanwhile, an 18-year-old man was killed after being shot during a family clash in Khan Younis, south Gaza.
Witnesses said the man was hit in the stomach after his father mistakenly fired at him.