Islamic Jihad supporter killed in gunfight during Gaza funeral

November 7, 2007 12:03

A funeral for an Islamic Jihad operative turned violent in Gaza on Wednesday when Hamas men opened fire at supporters of the rival Islamic Jihad organization, leaving one person dead, medical officials said. The Hamas men began shooting after Islamic Jihad members threw stones at a Hamas police station during the funeral of an Islamic Jihad gunman, witnesses said. One unarmed Islamic Jihad supporter was killed and three others were wounded, medical officials said.

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