Israel: Shelling reported across the Gaza Strip's border

Palestinians clashed with Israeli police in Jerusalem yesterday. Credit: Reuters

Shelling across the Gaza Strip's border tapered off today as Israel braced for violent

protests by Palestinians in Jerusalem and the West Bank ahead of the funeral of a youth they believe was killed by far-right Jews.

Read: More than 2,000 Hamas supporters in Gaza protests

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Israeli police arrests six suspects over Palestinian teen killing

Six people have been arrested by Israeli police in connection with the murder of a Palestinian teenager, AFP reports. The death of Mohammed Abu Khudair, 16, followed the abduction and murder of three young Israelis.