#Breaking: Thousands attend memorial for #AlJazeera #journalist #ShireenAbuAkleh

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On Friday, Israeli forces attacked the crowd of Palestinian mourners carrying the casket of Al Jazeera correspondent Shireen Abu Akleh ahead of her funeral in East Jerusalem, according to multiple news outlets. Al Jazeera reporter Imran Khan said Israel forces targeted mourners because they did not want them to walk with Abu Akleh’s casket. A memorial service for Abu Akleh was held on Thursday, a day after she was fatally shot while reporting on an Israeli military raid on Jenin refugee camp in the West Bank. Follow along here for updates. Content warning: This timeline includes live-updating Tweets which may consist of sensitive media from this developing news story.

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