DAMASCUS, SYRIA (2:20 A.M)- Two Palestinian men were killed yesterday in the Gaza Strip as peaceful demonstrations continue.
Israel first killed Mohammed Hamada Hijila (31 yrs old), in an airstrike to the East of Shujaya, the airstrike injured approximately three others, all of which were transferred to the al-Shifa hospital. Mohammed Hijila was engaged in a military confrontation with Israeli regime forces, after the repeated bombing of areas throughout the beseiged Strip taking place on 3 consecutive days.
The second murder, was of Abdullah Al-Shehri, a 28 year old peaceful civilian. Abdullah was reportedly executed by Israeli Snipers at the Eastern border.
Today marks the third Friday of the Great Return March, a 6 week non-violent demonstration calling for the Palestinian UN recognised Right of Return. So far, more than 1000 Palestinian demonstrators have been shot by Israeli snipers.
The Death Toll at the start of this day sits at 33, since the start of the peaceful demonstration on Land Day.