Beit Lahiya, Palestinian Territories
A Palestinian boy relative of a Hamas militant watches his funeral in Beit Lahiya town.
A Palestinian boy and relative of Mohammed Marouf, 22, a Hamas militant, who was killed by Israeli troops on Wednesday, watches during his funeral in the town of Beit Lahiya in the northern Gaza Strip October 13,2004. An Israeli helicopter gunship fired a missile near a house during fighting in the northern Gaza Strip on Wednesday, killing a Hamas militant, medics said. The fighting erupted before dawn as Israeli tanks thrust deeper into the Palestinian town of Beit Lahiya as part of a two-week-old military offensive against militants firing rockets at Israeli border towns. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem Pictures of the Year 2004 SJS/WS