Picnickers die in attack on GazaJust another day of child killing in the midEast.
Staff and agencies
Friday June 9, 2006
Israeli forces today attacked the northern Gaza Strip with a series of air strikes and artillery fire, killing at least nine Palestinians, including six civilians who had been enjoying a family picnic at the beach.
A woman and two young children, six months old and 18 months old, were among the dead, medical officials said.