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Israel killed 19 Palestinians in August, report says


RAMALLAH, August 31, 2018 (WAFA) – Israeli occupation forces killed a total of 19 Palestinians, including four children, during August 2018, according to a report by Abdullah Horani Center of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO).

The center said of those 19 Palestinians, 17 were killed by Israeli forces during the Great March of Return protests at Gaza border or in airstrikes on the Gaza Strip. Another Palestinian was killed in the occupied West Bank and the last one was a Palestinian citizen of Israel.

According to the report, Israel is currently withholding the bodies of 28 slain Palestinians from the West Bank and the Gaza Strip in violation of international humanitarian law.



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