- Reduced casualties were reported from the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict – nine Palestinians and four Israelis were injured in the Gaza Strip, West Bank and Israel.
- Palestinian inter-factional violence continued throughout the Gaza Strip though at decreased levels compared to previous weeks. Armed clashes between Fatah and Hamas supporters in northern Gaza resulted in seven Palestinian injuries.
- A Peruvian photographer working for AFP news agency was kidnapped by a group of armed masked men in Gaza City. At the time of publication his whereabouts remained unknown.