Report: 12 Palestinians injured during March of Return Protest
Two protesters attempted to damage the fence and were shot by an IDF sbiper.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFFUpdated: SEPTEMBER 7, 2018 18:15
The Palestinian Ministry of Health reports that 12 Palestinians were injured during clashes with IDF forces near the security fence during Friday March of Return protests.Two protesters attempted to damage the fence and were shot by an IDF sniper . Palestinian social media reports a Palestinian medic was shot as well.Around 1,000 protesters are currently protesting in five locations near the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel.The protesters were able to set fire to a tire, attach it to a kite, and get it to land on an antennae in Kerem Shalom, the spokesperson for the Southern Fire Fighting service stated on Friday.Unconfirmed reports on Palestinian social media suggest protesters were able to breach the security fence east of the city of Jabaliya.