Israeli air strike kills 2 Gaza boys: Medics

An Israeli air strike on a house in the central Gaza Strip killed two Palestinian boys aged 11 and 16 on Wednesday, medics said.

AFP| Last Updated: Aug 20, 2014, 19:49 PM IST

Gaza City: An Israeli air strike on a house in the central Gaza Strip killed two Palestinian boys aged 11 and 16 on Wednesday, medics said.

According to emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra, the attack happened close to Deir al-Balah in the centre of the Palestinian enclave. 

He identified the victims as Mohammed al-Abeet, 16, and his 11-year-old cousin Saher.