Israeli soldiers shot 11 Palestinians with live rounds, including one who suffered a serious injury, while dozens suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation, during clashes near border areas in the besieged Gaza Strip.Dr. Ashraf al-Qedra, spokesperson of the Health Ministry in Gaza, said five Palestinians were shot with live rounds, four in the legs and one was seriously injured after the soldiers shot him with a live round in his chest, near Nahal Oz Crossing.
Three Palestinians were shot with live rounds, east of the al-Boreij refugee camp, in central Gaza, while two others were shot, also with live rounds, near the Erez Terminal.
In addition, one Palestinian was shot in the leg, during clashes in the al-Faraheen area, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.
The soldiers used special army vehicles and launchers that can fire dozens of gas bombs, from a large distance.