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Awad, 19, wounded by Israeli fire while gathering firewood ~ Report and photos by @Rosa_Schiano

31st July 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Rosa Schiano | Gaza, Occupied Palestine On Thursday afternoon, July 25, 2013, a 19 year old, Rafat Awad Abdel Aty was injured while working in an area called “Jamarik” near Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip. Awad Abdel Aty (Photo by Rosa Schiano) Awad, who was admitted […]

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209th Israeli Violation of Cease-Fire: Zionist snipers shoot and wound Palestinian in Gaza

Maan News Agency | July 25, 2013 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israeli forces shot and injured a Palestinian on Thursday near the border in the northern Gaza Strip, the Health Ministry said. The victim was shot in his foot by Israeli soldiers in a watchtower near Beit Hanoun, said ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qidra. An Israeli […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Israeli forces open fire at Gaza farmers

Maan News Agency | June 19, 2013 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israeli forces opened fire at Palestinian farmers in the central and southern Gaza Strip on Wednesday, witnesses said. Locals told Ma’an that Israeli soldiers stationed in watchtowers opened fire at Palestinian farmers near the separation fence in Khan Younis and Deir al-Balah. The gunfire […]

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Israeli snipers attack farmers and wound man in Gaza

Saturday June 15, 2013 02:28 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Friday evening [June 14 2013] Palestinian medical sources have reported that a Palestinian farmer was shot by Israeli army fire, as he worked in his land in Deir Al-Balah, in central Gaza. File – alresalah.ps The sources said that that Omar Abu Muhareb, […]

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In memory of Tom Hurndall, shot in the head by Israeli sniper 10 years ago today

11th April 2013 | Occupied Palestine | ISM Palestine The International Solidarity Movement today remember Tom Hurndall, ISM volunteer who 10 years ago on 11th April 2003 was shot in the head by an Israeli sniper. The Israeli army were invading the city of Rafah, in the Gaza Strip when Tom and other ISM volunteers […]

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Two Hamas Leaders assassinated by Syrian Army Snipers

Sunday October 28, 2012 06:20 by IMEMC & Agencies Palestinian sources in Syria reported that two senior Hamas leaders were killed by Syrian army fire in Daraa refugee camp, in Syria. The sources added that Ahmad Khalil, known as Moammar, and Ahmad Al-Kharroubi, were killed by Syrian army sharpshooters in the camp. Their bodies remained […]

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Israeli sniper units deployed in Al-Ram

SILWANIC MARCH 1 2012 Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) Israeli military forces deployed sniper units throughout Al-Ram district of north Jerusalem following heavy confrontations between locals and armed forces as the funeral of martyred local man Tala’t Ramyeh drew to a close on Friday, 24 February. Israeli forces attempted to storm the neighborhood but were thwarted by […]

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Israeli soldiers shot Palestinian kid in Gaza

Gaza Under Attack – in pictures Alresalah News | Oct 4, 2011 Gaza,(Alresalah.ps)– A Palestinian child was shot and wounded by Israeli military fire in Gaza Strip Monday evening. Coordinator of medical services Adham Abu Salmiyya reported that a 16-year-old child was shot in his leg while collecting scrap metal in the eastern part of […]

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A Child Wounded in Gaza Strip

You remember… the last time? Gaza Under Attack – in pictures Monday October 03, 2011 12:33 by Mais Azza – IMEMC & Agencies A Palestinian child was shot and wounded in Gaza Strip, the Ma’an News Agency reported on Monday. Coordinator of medical services Adham Abu Salmeyeh reported that the child, age 16, was fired […]

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Israel: “Snipers Fired Ten Rounds Into Homes Close To Gaza Border

Friday September 09, 2011 11:08 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli sources reported Friday that “Palestinian sharpshooters fired ten rounds into homes in Nativ Hasara settlement, close to the border with Gaza. No injuries were reported. The sources said that at least ten rounds were fired at a number of homes in the […]

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Israel snipers use laser device to kill

PressTV –  Fri Aug 26, 2011 12:13PM GMT Israeli soldiers (file photo) The Israeli military has developed an operational doctrine for snipers using laser designators in anticipation of violent demonstrations following the Palestinian’s declaration of statehood. The doctrine includes the use of the Amit targeting system, which came into operation after Israel’s war on the […]

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