One Palestinian killed, 66 injured in Gaza protests

Tehran, April 12, IRNA -- A Palestinian minor was killed today and at least 66 others were shot and injured with live ammunition, while dozens others suffocated by tear gas as Israeli forces attacked peaceful rallies held at Gaza-Israeli border as part of the Great March of Return protests, according to medical sources.

Israeli forces stationed along the barbed wire fence between Gaza and Israel to the east of the Gaza Strip, opened fire toward dozens of demonstrators who gathered near the fence to take part in the 'Great March of Return’ protests, killing 15-year-old Mousa Abu Shlouf and shooting and injuring at least 66 others, including four seriously, Anadolu news agency reported.

Dozens others, including four medical personnel, reportedly suffocated after inhaling tear gas fired at them by the forces.


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