Ghazi Mohammad Abu Mustafa

July 27, 2018: Ghazi Mohammad Abu Mustafa, 45, was shot and killed with a live round in the head by an Israeli sniper while participating in the ‘Great March of Return’ protest at the Gaza-Israel border, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.

Ghazi was the husband of Lamia Abu Mustafa, a nurse who never left the medical tents hundreds of meters away from the parameter fence, providing medical aid to wounded Palestinians.

He was injured a month ago by Israeli army fire, while helping wounding Palestinians, and received treatment by his wife and other medics, and today was fatally wounded by the army.

The Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza confirmed that Israeli soldiers killed, Friday, two Palestinians, including one child, and injured 246 others, among them eleven who suffered serious wounds, 10 women, 4 medics, one journalist and 19 children.

The Health Ministry said an Israeli army sharpshooter shot Majdi Ramzi Kamal Satri, 12, with a live round in the head, east of Rafah city, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, during the Great Return March procession. The slain child is from the Shaboura refugee camp, in Rafah.

Lamia Abu Mustafa

The Health Ministry in Gaza said the soldiers injured, Friday, at least 246 Palestinians, including eleven who suffered life-threatening wounds, in addition to four medics, one journalist and nineteen children.

It added that the that soldiers have killed 154 Palestinians, since March 30th, among them  are 18 children, two medics and two journalists, in addition to wounding 335 medics, and causing damage to 58 ambulances.

Ghazi was from Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Source: IMEMC