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Gaza tension as hundreds march towards fence with Israel

Gaza tension as hundreds march towards fence with Israel

We in Jewish Voice for Peace Western Mass remind ourselves and others that Israel's creation resulted in the expulsion of 750,000 Palestinians.

TRT World's Mohammad Mansour reports with more from the Gaza Strip.

The Israeli Defence Force said 5,000 Palestinians had participated in a violent "riot", burning tyres, throwing rocks Israeli soldiers and launching flaming kites into Israeli territory.

"What's the problem if hundreds of thousands storm this fence which is not a border of a state?"

The Israeli and Egyptian governments enacted the blockade in 2007 after Islamic militant organizations overran the region.

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Israel says the restrictions are necessary to restrict Hamas, with whom it has fought three wars since 2008.

"We fully back the decision of the head of Jakarta MUI Central Board to support Palestine to make Baitul Maqdis the capital of Palestine", Deputy Secretary General of MUI Zaitun Rasmin stated.

"The Gaza Strip is like a hungry tiger that has been starved and left in a cage for 11 years", Sinwar said.

For the second week in a row, protesters damaged gas pipes at the Kerem Shalom border crossing, which are responsible for transporting gas into Gaza.

The Israeli army has rejected repeated pleas by the worldwide community - including the United Nations - to use restraint and to conduct an independent inquiry into the deaths, maintaining the necessity of its open-fire policy, which it says targets "terrorists".

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The Latest on Palestinian protests in Gaza that turned deadly when Israeli troops fired into the crowd.

The official said staff at the mission in Tel Aviv had just marked its last day as an embassy, and that the ambassador's team would turn up for work on Monday at the Jerusalem embassy, which would host an opening ceremony later that day.

The army has been accused of using excessive force against protestors, with both the United Nations and European Union calling for independent investigations.

On Friday, The Jerusalem Post reported that US officials told Liberman during his visit to Washington, D.C., last week that the Trump administration plans to ask Israel to withdraw from four Arab neighborhoods in eastern Jerusalem - Jebl Mukabar, Isawiya, Shuafat and Abu Dis - and transfer control to the Palestinian Authority in order to make the area the capital of a future Palestinian state. The protesters perform Friday prayers at the monument before dispersing.

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