1 killed in Gaza clash

The Star Early Edition - - WORLD -

ONE PALES­TINIAN was shot dead and seven in­jured by Is­raeli se­cu­rity forces on Tuesday, near the bor­der be­tween the Gaza Strip and Is­rael, fol­low­ing clashes be­tween the two sides.

The clashes erupted east of Khan Yu­nis in the south­ern Gaza Strip, with Pales­tini­ans throw­ing stones to­ward the bor­der area, af­ter which Is­raeli sol­diers opened fire at the demon­stra­tors.

Spokesper­son for Gaza’s Min­istry of Health Ashraf Al Qu­dra said that 25-year-old Fadi Ibrahim Al Na­jar was shot dead.

Seven other Pales­tinian protesters were in­jured by live fire. ANA

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