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Israeli forces injure 122 Palestinians in Gaza.

Palestinians demonstrated in Gaza GAZA, Aug 23 (KUNA) -- The Palestinian Ministry of Health announced Friday that 122 Palestinians were injured by Israeli fire on the eastern border of the Gaza Strip during their participation in the 71st Great March of Return and Breaking the Siege. In a press statement, the ministry said that the medical staff dealt with 122 injuries, including 50 who were shot with live bullets by the Israeli occupation forces. It added that the victims included three paramedics. Since March 30, 2018, Palestinians in Gaza have been staging weekly demonstrations to demand their right to return to their villages and towns in the occupied Palestinian territories and lift the Israeli siege on Gaza. (end) wab.aa

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Publication:Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)
Date:Aug 23, 2019
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