Israeli forces kill 3 Palestinians, injure 40 others at Gaza border

Gaza, At least three Palestinian protesters were killed and 40 others were injured by live bullets or rubber-coated rounds on Friday as Israeli occupation forces continued attacking the “Great March of Return” protests at the Gaza-Israel border, according to the Ministry of Health.

The forces fired live bullets and rubber-coated steel rounds at the protesters who gathered at many locations along the border, killing 16-year-old Mohammad Mo’een Jahjouh, 40-year-old Maher Yaseen, 28-year-old Abdul-Aziz Abu Shari’ah and injuring 40 others.

Some of the wounded, among them a journalist and a paramedic, were moved to hospital and others were treated in the field hospitals.

At least 210 Palestinians have been killed and over 22,500 others injured by Israeli forces since the outbreak of the Great March of Return protests at Gaza border on March 30.

Source: Jordan News Agency