Teen shot in Gaza un­rest dies

The Star Malaysia - - World -

GAZA CITY: A Pales­tinian teenager has died af­ter be­ing shot by Is­raeli forces last month dur­ing protests and clashes along the Gaza border, the health min­istry in the en­clave said. Sa­heeb Abu Kashef, 16, died late Satur­day af­ter be­ing shot on Au­gust 3 east of Khan Yu­nis in the south­ern Gaza Strip, ac­cord­ing to the min­istry. At least 180 Pales­tini­ans in Gaza have been killed since protests and clashes erupted along the border on March 30. One Is­raeli soldier has been killed since then. Is­rael ac­cuses Ha­mas, the Is­lamist move­ment that runs the Gaza Strip, of seek­ing to use the protests to carry out at­tacks or in­fil­tra­tions.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Malaysia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.