Israeli forces kill 2 Palestinians, including minor

Gaza, Two Palestinians, including a minor, were killed and 30 others were injured by live bullets on Friday as Israeli occupation forces attacked the Great March of Return protests at 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 points along the border, killing a 14-year-old teenager, who was not yet identified, and a young man in the thirties, said Spokesman of the Ministry of Health in Gaza Ashraf.

Some of the wounded were moved to hospital and others were treated at the field hospitals.

177 Palestinians have been killed and 17,500 others injured since the outbreak of the Gaza border protests on March 30. The protests call for ending the 12-year-long Israeli blockade of Gaza and for the right of return of the refugees.

Source: Jordan News Agency