JERUSALEM – Israel's air force fired missiles in northern Gaza on Tuesday, killing a 14-year-old boy and a 24-year old woman, Palestinian officials said.
The woman was identified as Mirvat Al Sharkh, a medic. Three people were injured.
The strike occurred near the town of Beit Hanoun, the officials.
The Israeli military said Israeli forces had fired at Palestinian militants attempting to fire a rocket at Israel.