Tag: Death & Destruction

Deadly Gaza protests cloud Israel’s US embassy opening in Jerusalem

Palestinian Health Ministry officials said 55 protesters were killed and 2700 injured either by live gunfire, tear gas or other means.

Gaza City, Gaza Strip: In a jarring contrast, Israeli forces shot and killed at least 55 Palestinians and wounded more than 1200 during mass protests Monday along the Gaza border, while just a few kilometres away Israel and the US held a festive inauguration ceremony for the new American Embassy in contested Jerusalem.

Deadly Gaza protests cloud Israel’s US embassy opening in Jerusalem