Israeli army attacks peaceful protest offshore northern Gaza, injuries reported

GAZA, Monday, At least four Palestinians were shot and injured and others suffocated as Israeli forces attacked a peaceful protest offshore the town of Beit Lahiya, in the northern Gaza Strip, said eyewitnesses and medical sources.

Israeli forces stationed along the barbed-wire fence between Gaza and Israel fired live ammunition, rubber-coated steel bullets, and tear gas canisters toward protesters, shooting and injuring at least four people with live fire.

Several suffocation cases due to tear gas inhalation were also reported. They were all treated at the scene.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency