Israel says troops kill Palestinian trying to ram them with car

Jun 06, 2018, 12:50
Israel says troops kill Palestinian trying to ram them with car

Palestinians in the besieged coastal enclave have also been using kites carrying burning cans to set ablaze Israeli fields, torching extensive patches of agricultural land near Gaza. "No IDF troops were injured".

The Israeli Air Force attacked about 70 targets on the territory of the Palestinian enclave in response, first striking Hamas and Islamic Jihad Movement installations.

The Israeli military said Palestinian militants had attacked its troops along the border with gunfire and a grenade.

The council has been deadlocked for weeks over how to respond to the violence in the Gaza Strip - even as a United Nations envoy warned this week that the crisis could escalate into all-out war.

At her house in Khan Younis, Najar's mother collapsed in grief as she was handed her daughter's blood-stained uniform.

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In a first wave of air strikes, Israeli "fighter jets targeted 10 terror sites in three military compounds belonging to the Hamas terror organisation in the Gaza Strip", the army said in a statement early Sunday.

With Hamada's death, 120 Palestinians have been killed since they began the "Great March of Return" on March 30.

A preliminary investigation indicated that the 35-year-old attacker from Beit Ummar, northwest of Hebron, attempted to run over an officer and a soldier of the Israeli army with a small "Bobcat" tractor vehicle, said the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) in a statement issued on Saturday.

Kuwait introduced the resolution following violence during mass protests along the Israeli-Palestinian border in Gaza in which over 100 Palestinians were killed. "She will leave a large emptiness at home".

Israel responded with 60 airstrikes. The proposal also emphasised the need for accountability and independent investigations into the events in Gaza. The blockade, meant to weaken Hamas, has caused widespread economic hardship in Gaza.

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Razan was killed when an Israeli sniper shot her in the back, and the bullet went through her heart.

"I shouted at my colleagues to take cover and remain alert", she said, "The soldiers fired several rounds, and some minutes later, we managed to evacuate the wounded, before the soldiers started firing gas bombs".

Social media videos, and one captured by Associated Press footage, showed Najjar and a cohort of medics walking toward the fence and raising their hands to reach a wounded man lying on the ground.

"She helped all people".

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