Latest Reason For DTI: Another Palestinian Child, 16-Year Old Ahmad Misbah Abou Tyour, Snuffed Out In Gaza

by Jonathan Azaziah

He was just 16 years old. He was participating in the Great March of Return. Billowing clouds of smoke from tear gas fired by the ‘Israeli’ enemy had engulfed what seemed to be the whole of the besieged Gaza Strip’s Rafah City. His friends and family were threatened. So he did what any sane human being would do in such dire circumstances: He fought back. Not with bullets–he didn’t have those. Not with rockets, missiles, grenades or any other such weaponry. He didn’t have those either. What he had was the enduring symbol of the children of the Palestinian Resistance, immortalized in so many of Naji al-Ali’s (R.A.) drawings of the eternal refugee kid, Handala–the stone. He threw a few. Right over the fence from where the Zionist occupation terrorists were firing canisters, rubber bullets and live ammo. After he would sling his rocks, he’d throw his hands up to display he had nothing else at his disposal. He was protesting 70 years of Nakba. Just… Protesting. Continue reading Latest Reason For DTI: Another Palestinian Child, 16-Year Old Ahmad Misbah Abou Tyour, Snuffed Out In Gaza