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State of Palestine: Thousands mourn 12 y/o shot dead by Israeli fire01:49

State of Palestine: Thousands mourn 12 y/o shot dead by Israeli fire

Palestinian Territory, Occupied, Gaza
October 6, 2018 at 13:02 GMT +00:00 · Published

Thousands accompanied the body of 12-year-old Fares Hafeth al-Sarsawi in his last place of rest in Gaza on Saturday, after the young teenager had been shot dead by Israeli soldiers on Friday.

A funeral procession of thousands led the body of Fares Hafeth from his house in al- Shajaiya neighbourhood to the cemetery.

A funeral wreath filled Fares' school seat at the day of his funeral as his classmates gathered to honour his death.

Three Palestinians were shot dead and over 376 got injured by the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) during Friday's protest at the eastern border of the Gaza Strip.

The Gaza Ministry of Health confirmed the death of the 12-year-old by Israeli fire.

State of Palestine: Thousands mourn 12 y/o shot dead by Israeli fire01:49
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Thousands accompanied the body of 12-year-old Fares Hafeth al-Sarsawi in his last place of rest in Gaza on Saturday, after the young teenager had been shot dead by Israeli soldiers on Friday.

A funeral procession of thousands led the body of Fares Hafeth from his house in al- Shajaiya neighbourhood to the cemetery.

A funeral wreath filled Fares' school seat at the day of his funeral as his classmates gathered to honour his death.

Three Palestinians were shot dead and over 376 got injured by the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) during Friday's protest at the eastern border of the Gaza Strip.

The Gaza Ministry of Health confirmed the death of the 12-year-old by Israeli fire.

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