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Israeli forces kill Palestinian in West Bank

2. Palestine
A general view of the Israeli separation wall from the West Bank city of Qalqilya on June 19, 2022. (Photo: AFP)
RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories — Israeli occupation forces shot and killed a Palestinian worker on Sunday, in the occupied West Bank.

The Palestinian health ministry identified the man as Nabil Ghanem, 53, from Nablus.اضافة اعلان

The man was on his way to work inside Israel when Israeli forces opened fire on him, according to the Palestinian news agency, Wafa.

An Israeli spokesperson said its forces had shot at someone who “vandalized” the separation wall.

Israeli occupation forces have killed 45 Palestinians in the West Bank since late March, including Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh.

Nineteen Israelis, including a settler, were killed in the same period.

Violence has recently flared again since Israeli occupation forces killed three members of Palestinian resistance movements during a raid in Jenin on Friday.


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