Palestinians report 15th Gazan killed in Friday demos

Palestinian media reports that a 15th Gazan has been killed in clashes with Israeli troops during violent demonstrations along the border of the coastal enclave.

Israeli officials have been holding Hamas responsible for the violent riots that have been ensuing on the border, saying that the terror group is endangering Gazans by encouraging them to approach the fence.

Protesters have been throwing firebombs and stones at troops, tried to bomb and breach the security fence, and burned tires.

The Hamas-run health ministry in Gaza reports that 1,416 protesters have been injured during the demonstrations.

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