Occupation Forces Kill 52 Palestinians, including 6 Children, Hundreds Injured, Dozens Arrested

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GAZA/RAMALLAH —AlGhad— At least 52 Palestinians were killed by Israeli occupation soldiers, including six children, and 2,410 were injured, during the 70th Nakba Commemoration Day marches in Gaza today, Monday, while at least 15 were detained in the West Bank.

A statement by the Palestinian Prisoners Society said soldiers stormed the cities of Hebron, Nablus, Bethlehem, Ramallah, El- Bireh and Jenin and arrested the 15.

Thousands of protestors peacefully amassed near the eastern Gaza border to denounce the US decision to relocate the American embassy to the occupied city of Jerusalem.

At least 27 are reportedly in critical conditions.

Among the injured as well are 122 children and 44 women, in addition to one paramedic and 11 journalists, the Palestinian Ministry of Health confirmed.

Palestinian News Agency (WAFA) confirmed that Israeli soldiers fired live ammunition and launched tear gas canisters at the protestors east of Gaza.