A 24-year-old Palestinian succumbed to his wounds, on Sunday morning, that he had sustained during Saturday’s night protests, also known as “Night Confusion,” east of Beit Hanoun, in the northern besieged Gaza Strip.
Israeli forces have shot & killed 24-year-old Habib al-Masri during 'night confusion' protests along the fence of the occupied Gaza Strip.https://t.co/ERR74LZU3Jhttps://t.co/myn6lFqhz8 pic.twitter.com/AZw4w1vEx6
— Ben White (@benabyad) March 24, 2019
The Palestinian Ministry of Health in Gaza confirmed that Habib al-Masri, 24, succumbed to his wounds that he sustained after Israeli forces shot him in the chest with live fire, in northern Gaza.
Palestinian youth Habib al-Masri *was killed by Israeli occupation forces* in Gaza tonight!
He was *shot in the chest* and sustained serious wounds.
He received life saving treatment during the night, but… https://t.co/fKmHGpCCz4
— Zafar Butt (@tazfaa) March 24, 2019
For several weeks, hundreds of Palestinian protesters, have been organizing, as well as participating in night protests, during which they set tires on fire and chant slogans through loudspeakers, while marching towards the border with Israel. These protesters are also known as the “Night Confusion” unit.
(Ma’an, PC, Social Media)