Israeli forces kill two at Gaza frontier during fourth week of protests

Palestinians in Gaza City wait in a queue to withdraw money from cash points after the decision of cutting the salaries by 30% was taken by the government officials on 10 May 2017

The deaths included a 15-year-old boy shot dead in northern Gaza, Palestinian health officials said, adding that 156 people were wounded by Israeli gunfire.

Violence erupted between Israelis and Palestinians on the Gaza border Friday, just a day after Israel celebrated the 70th anniversary of its independence.

Palestinians throw stones during a protests near Israeli border in Gaza this Friday.

Israel is closely guarding the fence and warns it will not tolerate attempts to damage the fence or breach it and enter its territory.

"The Hamas terror organization is taking advantage of you in order to carry out terrorist attacks".

A Palestinian uses a hammer to peg down a large slingshot to hurl stones during clashes with Israeli forces across the border in the southern Gaza Strip on April 20.

Earlier on Friday, Israeli military aircraft had dropped leaflets urging Palestinians to stay away from the fence and warning that they endangered their lives if they followed Hamas directives. The Israeli army said it was looking into the incident.


"I say to our people everywhere, be prepared for a human deluge on all of the borders of Palestine, inside the occupied land and outside the occupied land", he said on a visit to one of the border camps.

"I call on the United Nations representatives to condemn Hamas for encouraging violence, continuing to strive to create instability and the despicable exploitation of women and children by placing them in harm's way", Danon said.

"The Israelis pushed the Egyptians to mediate, but the movement was disinterested, and so for this reason, they could continue using live ammunition against them until they stop". "Our people will outnumber the occupation and force it from our land", he said, referring to Israel.

Israel's Foreign Ministry tweeted a photograph of one kite daubed with a swastika flying through the sky trailing flames.

Israel is required to withdraw from all the territories seized in the war under UN Security Council Resolution 242, adopted months after the Six-Day War, in November 1967, but the Tel Aviv regime has defied that piece of worldwide law ever since. With victims of this Friday, it raises to 38 number of Palestinians killed by Israeli shots in marches of Gaza. They are expected to culminate on Nakba day, May 15, the date which marks the so-called "catastrophe" when millions of Palestinian marchers had to flee their homes after the creation of the state of Israel.

Israel has ruled out the demand, arguing that the return of Palestinians to what is now Israel would outnumber its Jewish majority.

At previous peace talks, the Palestinians have always demanded, along with sovereignty in the West Bank, Gaza, East Jerusalem and the Old City, a "right of return" to Israel for Palestinian refugees who left or were forced out of Israel when it was established.

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