According to Reuters, troops fired tear gas across the Gaza-Israel border and the Israeli military said some of the estimated 20,000 demonstrators threw rocks, grenades and burning tyres towards them.
Gaza medics said that one Palestinian man was killed by Israeli fire before dawn on Saturday near the boundary.
The Israeli military said it had no knowledge of the death and that Palestinians were throwing explosive devices at the border fence through Friday night.
Contest has been focus of pro-Palestinian calls for boycott to protest Israeli policies in occupied West Bank and Gaza.
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Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank rallied on May 15, marking the 71th anniversary of what they call the Nakba, or “catastrophe” – the name for the exodus of Palestinians during the 1948..
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Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank protested on May 15, marking the 71th anniversary of what they call the Nakba, or catastrophe, an exodus of Palestinians during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War and..
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Israeli and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip have reached a cease fire deal after one of the worst outbreaks of violence there in five years. CBS2's Maurice DuBois reports.
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According to Reuters, there was anger and dismay on the Israeli side of the Gaza border on Monday after two days of rocket blasts and air-raid sirens that ended with a ceasefire. The dawn deal restored..
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The Israeli army lifted protective restrictions on residents of southern Israel and the Hamas radio station is reporting a ceasefire.
JERUSALEM — Palestinian and Israeli forces clashed on Sunday over a sniper who wounded two Israeli soldiers, The New York Times reports.
Violence quickly escalated, with both sides launching..
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Palestinian and Israeli forces clashed on Sunday over a sniper who wounded two Israeli soldiers, The New York Times reports.
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