An Israeli air strike targeted tunnels used to smuggle fuel into Gaza from Egypt. The strikes began shortly after an anti-tank rocket hit a bus in western Negev, critically injuring a 16-year-old Israeli boy. Five Palestinians were killed and at at least 40 were injured in the attacks.
A ball of fire is seen following an Israel air strike in Rafah near the Gaza border with Egypt on April 7, 2011. The attack killed three and wounded 20, witnesses and doctors said. UPI/Ismael Mohamad