gears up for massive Friday protests in Gaza amid peak tensions

gears up for massive Friday protests in Gaza amid peak tensions

Senior officer warns that security situation is precarious, with great potential for ‘escalation and miscalculation,’ which he says could lead to war

By Judah Ari Gross Today, 1:04 am 4

IDF soldiers seen near tanks at an army base near the border with the Gaza Strip, May 30, 2018. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)IDF soldiers seen near tanks at an army base near the border with the Gaza Strip, May 30, 2018. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

GAZA SECURITY FENCE — The Israeli military is preparing for massive riots along the Gaza security fence on Friday afternoon, potentially on par with violent clashes that took place on May 14, in which tens of thousands of people participated and some 60 Palestinians were killed, a senior army officer said Thursday.

https://www.timesofisrael.com/idf-gears-up-for-massive-protests-in-gaza-amid-peak-tensions/

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