Death toll rises to nine as Israeli forces attack protesters on Gaza borders

Gaza/PNN/

Israeli Occupation forces killed today Friday nine Palestinians  during the non-violent protests at Gaza-Israel border as the forces shot and killed five more Palestinians to the east of Rafah, south of Gaza Strip, and to the east of al-Bureij refugee camp, in central Gaza Strip.

Ibrahim Ziad al-Err was shot dead by Israeli army as they quelled protesters to the east of al-Bureij refugee camp, in central Gaza Strip.

Meanwhile, IOF shot and killed Mohammad Musa Saleh on the border to the east of Rafah, in southern Gaza Strip.

About 1000 protesters were also injured, including 19 seriously, as the forces used gunfire in the upper parts of the body.

Among the nine killed were three children and another 40 injured .

According to medical sources hundreds of   Palestinian were wounded by live bullets and rubber-coated metal bullets, in addition to thousands of suffocations caused by inhaling tear gas during confrontations in several areas of Gaza borders.

This brings up the number of Palestinians killed by Israeli forces since last Friday on the border with the Gaza Strip to 26.