We have had unconfirmed reports that Demotix photojournalist Mohammed Othman was either shot in the head and hand by Israeli soldiers, or hit by shrapnel yesterday and taken to hospital at around 6pm. Confirmation pending.
UPDATE: We have located the hospital and been informed that he is out of surgery and is in a stable condition.
We will update you on the situation throughout the day.
Our thoughts are with Mohammed and his family. If you have any information about him please contact us immediatly: info [at] demotix [dot] com or call +44 (0) 207 229 0644 / +44 (0) 208 123 379.