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29 Palestinians killed by Israeli forces during May: PLO Report

Israeli occupation forces killed 29 Palestinians, wounded 312 others and arrested 370 across the Palestinian territories during May, Palestine Liberation Organization’s (PLO) report revealed on Monday.

According to the report, 27 Palestinians were killed in the Israeli attacks on Gaza, including a paramedic, four women and four children, while two were executed in cold blood over claims of stabbing and ramming attempts in the occupied West Bank.

The report stated that the 312 Palestinians were wounded in the Israeli strikes in Gaza, a crackdown on the Gaza protests and the attacks on the peaceful protesters staged against Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank.

According to the report, the 370 Palestinians, who were arrested in the same period, included four women, many children and a disabled man.

Meanwhile, the Israeli authorities issued orders of administrative detention against 30 Palestinian prisoners who had been arrested without charges.

Also in May, the occupation authorities deported 16 Palestinians from the city of Jerusalem after releasing them from jails on condition of paying large amounts of fines.

Source: International Islamic News Agency