TDN World Desk: Israeli troops killed three Palestinians, including a 16-year-old who received a bullet in the neck on Friday during anti-occupation protests in east of Gaza City. Reportedly, 40 other Palestinians, including four medics and two journalists were wounded by the Israeli armed forces. 

Gaza’s health ministry, Mohammed al-Jahhouh confirmed the death of the 16-year-old demonstrator by Israeli army gunfire on Friday. 

Abdulaziz Abu Shree’a, 28, succumbed to his wounds after he was shot in the stomach, the ministry added. Maher Yassin, 40, a person with special needs, also died after being critically injured by Israeli live fire. About 40 Palestinians protestors- including four medics and two journalists- sustained injuries, the ministry said. News Agency Al Jazeera cites from the source. 

Friday’s was the 39th consecutive protest along the Gaza-Irael buffer zone against Israel’s decades-long occupation