Gaza (QNN)- 40 Palestinians have been injured on Friday by Israeli fire on the 65th week of the Great Return March protests in Gaza.
Thousands of Palestinians participated on Friday in the protest, which was under the title “Our unity will bring down the plot”, on the eastern border of the besieged enclave.
The ministry of health said that 40 Palestinians had different injuries; 22 of whom were shot by live bullets while participating in the peaceful protest.
Israeli occupation forces stationed on the border fired live bullets and poisonous tear gas at peaceful protesters on the border.
The protesters raised Palestinian flags and placards calling for the end of the Israeli siege on the crowded enclave.
‘Israel’ has killed 306 Palestinians and injured over 31,000 others since the start of the weekly protests in 30 March, 2018.