Israeli forces kill Palestinian during protests near Gaza border

Fifteen protesters were wounded by live fire, four of them seriously. (File photo: Reuters)

In the seventh week of protests near the Gaza-Israel border, a Palestinian man was shot and killed by Israeli forces east of Khan Younis on Friday

Earlier, Gaza health officials reported that 36 Palestinian protestors were injured during Israeli forces' fire.

Fifteen protesters were wounded by live fire, four of them seriously, including a 16-year-old boy shot in the head, said the health officials. Two dozen others were overcome by tear gas, they added.

- With AP.

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