Posted Mar 24, 2019 three:13 am PDT
GAZA, Palestinian Territory — Gaza’s Well being Ministry says a Palestinian has died of wounds sustained from Israeli gunfire at protests alongside the perimeter fence.
The ministry says Sunday that 24-year-old Habib al-Masri was shot within the chest at protests close to Beit Hanoun the earlier evening, and that two others had been wounded. A whole lot had gathered for protests in numerous places, hurling stones and firebombs towards Israel.
The Israeli army says that in response to the explosives its plane focused two Hamas remark posts within the southern Gaza Strip.
The protests are geared toward breaking a blockade that Israel and Egypt imposed when Hamas seized energy in 2007. Over the previous 12 months, about 190 Palestinians and an Israeli soldier have been killed in weekly rallies. Two extra Palestinians had been killed on Friday.
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