Palestinian teen killed by Israeli army gunfire – Henry Club

Palestinian medical sources said a Palestinian teenager died on Sunday after being shot by Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank a day earlier.

The 17-year-old was identified by the Palestinian Health Ministry as Kamel Alwana, which said he was “suffering from wounds in the abdomen and arm from live fire by the occupation (Israeli Army) in Jenin”.

A Palestinian medical source told AFP He was wounded in Jabba, a village in the Jenin Governorate in the Alwana northern West Bank.

The Israeli military did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the incident.

Forty-nine Palestinians have been killed in Israel and the Palestinian Territories since the end of March; Among them civilians, invaders and suspected freedom fighters.

they include al Jazeera Journalist Shirin Abu Akleh, who according to the United Nations killed By Israeli army fire while covering a military raid in Jenin.

In the same period, 19 people – the majority Israeli civilians inside Israel – have been killed, mainly in alleged attacks by Palestinians. Three Israeli Arab attackers have also been killed.

Israeli security forces are conducting raids almost daily in and around Jenin in the West Bank.