Fourteen of the marchers were killed and more than wounded by Israeli fire in clashes along the border fence, the Palestinian Health Ministry said. Laila was the youngest fatality of the demonstrations on Monday, which were held in the run up to the 70th anniversary on Tuesday of the Nakba, or Catastrophe, the day the state of Israel was established on May 15, , forcing hundreds of thousands of Palestinians from their homes. It was the bloodiest day in Gaza since the cross-border war between Israel and Hamas. In , his freshman year, he began training with international photo agencies. Buildings under construction are seen in the Israeli settlement of Modiin Illit in the occupied West Bank, March 27,
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Over 50 killed in Gaza today and 2, wounded, on top of the 41 killed and more than 9, wounded over the past weeks. More than 1, were shot and wounded, with in serious or critical condition. Palestinian women wave Palestinian flags and flash the victory gesture during a protest near the border with Israel east of Jabalia in the Gaza Strip on March 30, An Israeli army drone drops tear gas canisters onto Palestinians gathered at the Great March of Return, east of Shujaiyeh, March 30, More than rockets and mortars were fired from the Gaza Strip into southern Israel on Tuesday, causing numerous injuries, in what amounted to the largest assault on Israeli border villages and towns since the war against Hamas. Palestinians rioting near the Gaza border Photo:
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A Palestinian police officer loyal to Hamas demonstrates his moves during a graduation ceremony in Gaza City, Gaza, March 30, You are here Palestine in Pictures: Our newsletter features a comprehensive round-up of the week's events. All in one weekly email. The home belonged to the family of a Palestinian imprisoned for his involvement in the killing of a settler in January A Palestinian medic carries a wounded Palestinian man away from the border fence during the Great Return March in Gaza, east of the Jabaliya refugee camp. Palestinian women fly kites marked with the colors of the Palestinian flag during a demonstration ahead of the Land Day, at a tent city along the border with Israel east of Gaza City on March 29,
Scuffles broke out in Jerusalem's Old City on Sunday as Israelis celebrated the "reunification" of the city, an annexation not recognised internationally. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. More than 1, police officers are working with the U. The Palestinians demand this right not only for those of the hundreds of thousands of refugees who are still alive — a figure estimated in the low tens of thousands — but also for their descendants, who number in the millions. Early Friday morning, a Palestinian farmer was killed by Israeli tank fire near Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip, the Hamas-run health ministry said. Eyal Zamir, commander of the Israeli military's Southern Command, which includes the Gaza border, said he held Hamas responsible for the violence and alleged there were attempts to "carry out terror attacks under the camouflage of riots.