16-year-old Palestinian killed by Israeli forces in Gaza clashes: ministry


A 16-year-old Palestinian was shot dead by Israeli forces in clashes on the Gaza border Friday, bringing the death toll on the day to three, the health ministry in the strip said.

The ministry said the teenager, who was not identified, was killed east of Gaza City. The clashes come a week after a mass demonstration on the Gaza border led to violence in which Israeli forces killed 19 Palestinians.