At least one Palestinian was killed and 32 others, including four children, were injured by Israeli forces while demonstrating along the fence separating besieged Gaza Strip from Israel, according to medical sources.
Israeli troops fired live bullets and rubber-coated steel rounds at the protesters, killing Abdullah Jumaa Abdul-Al, 24, and injuring 32 other protesters.
Israeli forces shot dead a Palestinian protester and injured at least 30 others with live fire during protests at the fence separating Gaza from Israel.
At least 200 Palestinians have been killed since the protests started in March 2018, including dozens of children. pic.twitter.com/ARC4lP9fY7
— AJ+ (@ajplus) May 10, 2019
More than 300 Palestinians have been killed and over 25,000 others injured by Israeli forces since the “Great March of Return” protests were launched, on March 30, 2018.
Protesters also demand the right of Palestinian refugees to return to their homes in historical Palestine from which they were driven in 1948 to make way for the new state of Israel.
One Palestinian (Abdallah Joma’a Abdela’al) has been killed and 30 injured (including 4 children and volunteer paramedic Mohammed Abu T’aima) so far during the 58th Friday of the #Gaza #GreatReturnMarch. When and how will it end? pic.twitter.com/prfzKDJtRK
— We Are Not Numbers #Gaza (@WeAreNotNumbers) May 10, 2019
They also demand an end to Israel’s 12-year blockade of the Gaza Strip, which has gutted the coastal enclave’s economy and deprived its roughly two million inhabitants of many basic commodities.
(Wafa, PC, Social Media)