PLO announces strike in Palestinian Territories on Tuesday to "mourn" slain Palestinians in Gaza

Reuters , Monday 14 May 2018

Gaza Clashes
Palestinians look at tear gas fired by Israeli forces near the border between the Gaza strip and Israel east of Gaza City on May 14, 2018 (Photo: AFP)

The Palestine Liberation Organization called a general strike across the West Bank and Gaza on Tuesday in response to the deaths of Gazans killed by Israeli troops at a border protest, the official Palestinian news agency Wafa said Monday.

The agency reported that PLO Executive Committee member Wasel Abu Yousef announced a "complete strike" across the Palestinian Territories "to mourn the martyrdom" of those killed in Gaza on Monday

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