Days of Palestine

Sunday, February 5

Israeli occupation killed 2 Palestinians, wounded 48 in besieged Gaza

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Israeli occupation forces have killed two Palestinians protesters and wounded 48 others, including on in critical condition, Palestinian paramedics said.

The first Palestinian killed by the Israeli occupation forces was Zakaria al-Kafarneh from the norther Gaza city of Beit Hanon.

Eyewitnesses said that an Israeli sniper shot him in the chest. Medical sources said that a live bullet penetrated to his chest and exploded in his heart.

Spokesman of the Palestinian Ministry of Health in Gaza Ashraf al-Qidra said that the Israeli occupation forces killed another Palestinian in the southern Gaza city of Khan Younis.

The identity of the new martyr had not been identified yet, Al-Qidra said.

Meanwhile, he said that the total Palestinian protesters had been wounded by the Israeli occupation forces until the time of writing their report was 48.

He noted that one of the wounded was shot with a live bullet in the head and he is currently in a critical condition.

In the West Bank, medical sources said that the Israeli forces wounded at least 19 in different areas.