Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 27 Share on Twitter 1 Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
General News   

'Her only weapon was her medical vest': Palestinians mourn death of nurse killed by Israeli forces

Quicklink Submitted By   No comments
Message Stephen Fox
Become a Fan
  (31 fans)

Tribute to Razan Al Najjar by Indonesian Art Lovers
(Image by YouTube, Channel: Ramz hida)
  Details   DMCA

Razan al-Najjar was the 21-year-old Palestinian medical nurse shot dead by an Israeli sniper during protests. To her parents she was a beloved daughter who died just a few hundred meters from her home in Khan Younis, close to the fence that separates Gaza from Israel. 1000's took to the streets of the Gazan city for the medic's funeral. The streets and lampposts surrounding Razan's home are now adorned with her smiling image. Her father, Ashraf al-Najjar, takes CNN up three flights of stairs and into their apartment. The rest of the family, their small home now filled with mourners, sit in disbelief.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

Rate It | View Ratings

Stephen Fox Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

Early in the 2016 Primary campaign, I started a Facebook group: Bernie Sanders: Advice and Strategies to Help Him Win! As the primary season advanced, we shifted the focus to advancing Bernie's legislation in the Senate, particularly the (more...)

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEd News Newsletter
   (Opens new browser window)

To View Comments or Join the Conversation:

Tell A Friend