Israeli forces shot dead Palestinian boy in West Bank

May 13,2020

The boy was shot with live ammunition directly in the head, witnesses and paramedics said.

Israeli occupation forces shot dead on Wednesday morning 14-year-old Palestinian boy in Al Fawwar Refugee Camp in occupied West Bank city of Al Khalil.

According to the Palestinian Ministry of Health, the Palestinian boy was shot with live ammunition in the head.

The boy, who was identified as Zaid Qaysia, was among tens of other youths who took to the streets protesting the continuous Israeli violations against the Palestinians and their properties, including homes and mosques.

Palestinian paramedics rushed the boy to the hospital in the city of Al Khalil, but he was pronounced dead upon his arrival.

 

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