Israel targets protesting Palestinians in Gaza, at least 18 wounded

Palestinian protesters burns tyres following a demonstration along the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel east of Gaza City on August 28, 2021. (Photo by MAHMUD HAMS / AFP)

GAZA CITY (Bernama): Israeli soldiers have targeted Palestinian protesters who were demonstrating a blockade against Gaza on Sunday (Aug 29), with the Palestinian Health Ministry reporting 18 injures.

During the demonstration, protestors burned tires and chanted slogans, according to Anadolu.

Home to more than two million people, the Gaza Strip has been reeling under a crippling Israeli siege since 2007, badly affecting livelihood in the seaside enclave.- Bernama

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