Health Ministry: 142 Palestinians Killed Including 27 Minors since October 2015

RAMALLAH, December29, 2015 (WAFA) – Since early October 2015, Israeli army forces killed 142 Palestinians including 27 minors and seven women; in addition to 15620 who were Palestinians were injured during clashes with Israeli soldiers in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, according to the Palestinian Ministry of Health.

In a statement Tuesday, Ministry of Health stated that 1887 Palestinians were injured with live ammunition and 3104 were injured with rubber-coated metal bullets.

Red Crescent crews provided medical treatment for 1974 injured Palestinians on the scene, according to the Ministry of Health.

The statement mentioned 10231 Palestinians suffocated by inhaling tear gas, while 360 Palestinians suffered from bruises and fractures due to Israeli army and settlers’ frequent attacks.

Meanwhile, 38 Palestinians suffered from burns during various clashes with Israeli soldiers, the statement added.