Twelve injured at Hamas Kassam training site explosion

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 20, 2010 13:23

Five children and three women among casualties in the Al-Qassam Brigades site located in southern Gaza Strip.




A Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant holds a rocke

Kassam cradled by terrorist 311. (photo credit: Associated Press)

Twelve Palestinians were injured from an explosion at a Hamas Kassam rocket training site in the southern Gaza Strip on Wednesday, the Ma'an news agency reported.

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Five children and three women were among the casualties at the Al-Qassam Brigades site located in the Tel As-Sultan neighborhood in Rafah. Damages was caused to surrounding residential windows. 


Ambulance crews arrived on the scene to evacuate the injured to Abu Yousef An-Najjar Hospital in Rafah, said Gaza medical services spokesman Adham Abu Silmiyya.

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