HEADLINE UN rights chief warns violence in Gaza reaches a peak in past week

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UN rights chief warns violence in Gaza reaches a peak in past week

Xinhua

19:43, May 18, 2018

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Palestinian protesters evacuate a wounded youth during clashes with Israeli troops along Gaza's border with Israel, east of Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Friday, April 20, 2018. (Photo: AP)

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein on Friday warned that the violence in Gaza has reached a peak in the past week, with 60 people had been killed by the Israeli forces in just one day of May 14, a highest figure of one-day death toll in Gaza since the 2014 hostilities. 


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