At least two teenagers were killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers, as tens of thousands of Palestinians gathered at the Israeli border to mark the year of the protest movement.
Recent demonstrations honored "The Great March of Return", Nearly 40,000 Palestinians headed to the border in heavy rain to celebrate the anniversary. Protesters want to end the long blockade of the Gaza Strip and refugees in Gaza to be able to return to their homes in Israel.
The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) set the number of protestors to about 40,000 explosive devices, stones and burnt tires were thrown across a wall in the direction of Israeli military, according to the BBC.
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Teens, both 17, were killed and dozens of protesters injured, the Palestinian health official and Daily Beast reported. They said another man was shot by Israeli forces at night near the border fence. From March to December last year, 189 Palestinians and one Israeli died during the protests, including 35 children, three paramedics and two journalists, according to the UN Human Rights Council. During this period, 6 106 Palestinians were injured.
"The Commission has good reasons to believe that during the Great March of Return, Israeli soldiers committed violations of international human rights law and humanitarian law. Some of these violations can constitute war crimes or crimes against humanity and must be immediately investigated by Israel, "said Santiago Canton, chairman of the Human Rights Council's Investigation Commission.
Protesters compete for a tear fired by Israeli troops near the border of the Gaza Strip with Israel, celebrating the first anniversary of the Israeli troops' shootings against children, medics and journalists during protests
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them. Particularly disturbing is the purposefulness of children and people with disabilities, "said Commissioner Sarah Hossein. "The life of many young people has changed forever. Since March 30, 122 people had an amputated limb. Twenty of these amputated are children. "Israel denied the accusations.
The protests came on the heels of a week in which missiles were fired from Palestine in Israel and the Israeli soldiers withdrew from the bombings in Gaza
Hamas, the Islamist group on the Gaza Strip, told the BBC that it would tried to keep Saturday protests at a safe and safe distance from the fence as Egyptian and UN mediators tried to prevent escalation.