Three Palestinian Killed by IOF in Weekly Border Protest 


Israeli troops shoot dead three Palestinians, toe of them a teenager, during Friday protests at the Gaza-Israel border, the health ministry in Hamas-run Gaza said in a statement.

The ministry named martyrs as Ghazi Abu Mustafa (43 years old) , Mo’men Fathi al-Hamas (17 years old) and, Amjad Al-Satri (12 years old) who were both near the border fence, east of Khan Yunis and Rafah city’s  in the southern Gaza Strip.

The ministry also said that 184 Palestinians were wounded during the the protest in the border of Gaza, adding that 70 of the injured were shot by live bullets..

According to statistics, among the injured Palestinians were 14 children, 4 paramedics and a journalist.

Earlier Friday IOF carried out an airstrike east of Gaza City, targeting a group of young Palestinians who had thrown firebombs toward Israel and no injuries were reported.

According to the Health Ministry in Gaza, 153 demonstrators have been killed since protests along the Israel-Gaza border started at the end of March.