Two Palestinians killed in Israeli airstrike on Gaza

KHAN YOUNIS, Two Palestinians were killed on Tuesday in an Israeli airstrike east of Khan Younis in the south of the Gaza Strip, according to the Palestinian reports.

They said bodies of two Palestinians were brought to hospital in Khan Younis after they were hit by an Israeli missile.

Israel claimed the two had approached the border fence when they were attacked.

Reports said the Israeli army delayed Palestinian ambulances trying to reach the two after the attack to evacuate them to hospital.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency