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Palestinian farmer killed on eve of big protest

In the south of the Gaza strip Friday morning a Palestinian killed by Israeli artelliegeschut. That report sources within the Palestinian health services and citizens.

The attack on the Palestine happened near the town of Khan Younis. The victim would be a farmer that parsley to the east was in the field. There was also one person injured, according to the BBC, on the authority of witnesses.

The Israeli army reported that in the night of Thursday on Friday opened fire on two suspects near the security fence were, and let them know to be aware of the messages about the death of a Palestinian.

Protest march

Friday, thousands of Palestinians in the Gaza strip are expected for a large protest march towards the Israeli border. On 30 march, the ‘Day of the Land’, they manifest each year against the Israeli expropriation of Arab land. They commemorate the fact that Israeli police officers on march 30, 1976, six Arabs shoot against the expropriation of their land by Israel, protested.

American embassy

Is intended that the protest several weeks continues, with the ‘Great march of the Return ” on 15 may as the highlight. Around that time, moving the United States embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, and that day is also the anniversary of the beginning of the Palestinian exodus in 1948.

When were hundreds of thousands of Palestinian refugees expelled or had to leave their houses to escape. The war of 1948 led to the creation of the independent state of Israel.

‘Be prepared’

The Israeli army had earlier this week already know to be prepared for new violence by the protests, and has given permission to open fire on Palestinians who are in a threatening way to close to the border car.

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