GAZA, iNews - At least seven Palestinian demonstrators were shot dead by Israeli troops at the border on Friday (30/3/2018). Among the dead were 16-year-olds.
In addition, up to the afternoon local time, about 500 protesters were injured. They became victims of shootings at various locations on the Gaza border over a massive rally 6 weeks before the transfer of the US embassy to Jerusalem.
The Israeli army claims its troops are eyeing people who are considered to be the troublemakers. While the protesters retaliated by pelting stones and Molotov cocktails into Israeli troops. Mentioned, there were 17,000 demonstrators who rallied at five points along the fence.
Based on data from the Palestinian health ministry, the teenager shot dead by Israeli soldiers is Ahmed Ouda. In addition, the other dead were 33-year-old male Jihad Farina.
Earlier, four people were killed, one of whom was a farmer working in a field, Omar Samour (27). He was fired by bullets from tanks.
Tens of thousands of residents staged a rally in the Hamas-ruled area. Rallies were held in several locations in Gaza. Action initially went peacefully.