Report: Reuters photographer shot in leg by IDF troops near Erez crossing

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 2, 2007 13:01

Palestinian sources in the Gaza Strip reported Tuesday afternoon that a Reuters photographer who approached the security fence with family members of released prisoners was shot in his leg by IDF soldiers. During the prisoner release, family members came to greet their sons at the Erez crossing. The Reuters photographer was among the group. Troops opened fire after the Palestinians came too close to the Israeli side of the crossing. The military said it would investigate the incident


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