Israeli soldiers shot and seriously wounded a Gaza Arab Thursday evening when he and others approached the security fence and refuse several requests to step back.

The Bethlehem-based Ma’an News Agency reported that “the man was shot near a cemetery,” which is a new version of propaganda that usually describes people at the fence as simply indulging in playing soccer or looking for scrap metal.

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IDF spokesmen said that the Arabs were causing damage to the fence, and that soldiers fired when their appeals to stop were not heeded.

 

 

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