Israeli soldiers wounded in clash with Gaza gunmen

by Reuters
Friday, 7 January 2011 18:15 GMT

GAZA, Jan 7 (Reuters) - At least four Israeli soldiers were wounded in a clash with Palestinian militants close to the Gaza Strip border on Friday, Israeli news reports said.

Residents of the Gaza Strip said they saw a number of gunmen approach the border, adding that they heard shooting and the sound of missiles being launched into Israel. There were no initial reports of casualties on the Palestinian side.

The Israeli army was checking the reports. (Jerusalem newsroom)

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