Sep 22, 2018, 12:00 PM
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Martyrdom of another Palestinian in Gaza

Tehran, Sept 22, IRNA - One Palestinian was killed and scores of others were injured during clashes with the troops f the Zionist regime of Israel in the Gaza Strip, according to Palestinian media.

Thousands of Palestinians massed at the Gaza border on Friday to take part in the 26th 'March of Return' protests.

The Gaza health ministry has confirmed 159 people were wounded, three of them in critical condition, reported Maan News Agency.

Zionist troops fired bullet and tear gas at the demonstrators, journalists and aid vehicles.

The 'March of Return' is a series of protests held by Palestinians which have been held every Friday since March 30, 2018.

The protesters demand that Palestinian refugees and their descendants be allowed to return to their mother land, a land they have been displaced from.

Since the beginning of the March and the removal of the blockade on March 30, 178 Palestinians have been killed and thousands more wounded.

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