Palestinian dies of wounds

A Palestinian youth succumbed to wounds he sustained as he was taking part in the “Great March of Return” in Khan Yunis, south of the Gaza Strip, a Palestinian source said Thursday.

Spokesman of the Ministry of Health in Gaza, Ashraf al-Qedra, said Mohammad Abu Daqqa, 22, was shot by Israeli forces as he was participating in the Great March of Return protests, 4 March, 2018, east of Khuza’a town in the Khan Yunis region.

Abu Daqqa was later announced dead at St. Joseph Hospital in the occupied Jerusalem.

Source: Jordan News Agency