A Palestinian child was killed today and another 43 people were wounded, during a protest in Gaza, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry in the besieged Gaza Strip.
— AFP news agency (@AFP) July 13, 2018
Othman Rami Hilles, 15, was shot by Israeli soldiers who fired live bullets and tear gas canisters at a peaceful protest along the fence separating Gaza from Israel.
A 15-year-old #Palestinian, Othman Hilles, was shot and killed by an #Israeli sniper minutes ago while at least 43 other…
The Ministry also said that at least 43 other people were wounded.
israel's occupation army killed this palestinian child today. https://t.co/Wrrko2OkaK
— Tamara Nassar (@TamaraINassar) July 13, 2018
Since Palestinians began staging mass rallies near the Gaza-Israeli fence on March 30, over 140 protesters have been killed and thousands more injured by gunfire from Israeli troops and snipers.