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| 19 April 2024, Friday |

Israeli troops kill Palestinian teen in West Bank clash, say Palestinian officials

According to the Palestinian Health Ministry, an Israeli soldier shot and killed a Palestinian teenager during a fight in the occupied West Bank on Friday.

A rally against Israeli colonies near the city of Ramallah turned in violence.

According to witnesses, a mob of teenage Palestinians threw stones at Israeli soldiers, who responded by opening fire.

According to the Health Ministry, a 17-year-old Palestinian was shot and died as a result of his injuries.

The event elicited no immediate response from the Israeli Army.

    Source:
  • Reuters