March 22, 2011 / 2:32 PM / 7 years ago

Israeli tank shell hits Gaza home, five hurt: medics

GAZA (Reuters) - Israeli tank fire struck a house in the Gaza Strip Tuesday, injuring at least five people, Palestinian medics said.

Palestinian men survey an area hit by Israeli air strikes in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip March 22, 2011. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

The Israeli military had no immediate comment on the report, but said 4 rockets had been fired at Israel during the day from the enclave, which is ruled by the Islamist Hamas group. Israel launched a series of air strikes in Gaza Monday, wounding 19 people, following a barrage of mortar and rocket fire.

Reporting by Nidal al-Mughrabi; Writing by Allyn Fisher-Ilan

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