UPDATE: 700 Palestinians injured as Israeli forces attack protesters on Gaza border

Gaza, More than 700 Palestinians, including medical teams and journalists, were injured by Israeli occupation forces on Friday as the Israeli troops attacked peaceful protests of the ongoing Great March of Return on the eastern border of the Gaza Strip, said medical sources.

Spokesman for the Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza, Ashraf al-Qudrah said soldiers opened gunfire and fired teargas canisters at the non-violent protesters at many locations on the eastern border of the Gaza Strip with Israel, injuring at least 700 protesters.

Source: Jordan News Agency