Two Palestinian nonviolent protesters were killed today by Zionist occupation snipers and 270 others were injured during the Great Return March 17 August 2018 [Ahmed Hijazi]
Information from Palestine Chronicle, 17 August, 2018
Two Palestinians have been killed by Israeli forces [yesterday] near the fence separating Gaza from Israel, according to health officials.
Karim Abu Fatayer, 30, died after being shot in the head by an Israeli sniper.
Sa’di Akram Muammar, 26, was killed east of Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip.
The number of wounded protesters has risen to 270.
Since protests began on March 30, Israeli forces have killed at least 166 Palestinians in the besieged coastal enclave.
More than 18,000 Palestinians have been injured by Israeli forces during the marches. (Middle East Monitor).