» Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian, Injure Another, Near Salfit
July 10, 2020 2:04 AM – IMEMC News
The Palestinian Health Ministry has confirmed, on Thursday at night, the death of a Palestinian man who was shot by Israeli soldiers near the main intersection of Kifl Hares town, north of Salfit in central West Bank, and added that the soldiers injured Palestinian teen.
The Ministry stated that the soldiers shot Ibrahim Mustafa Abu Yacoub , 33, with a live round in his neck, causing life-threatening wounds.
It added that Palestinian medics rushed the seriously wounded Palestinian to Salfit Governmental Hospital, where succumbed to his injuries.
The soldiers also shot and injured a Palestinian teen man with a live round in his thigh.
There were no protests when the soldiers opened fire at the Palestinians who were just walking near the main entrance of the town, which was blockaded by the army four days ago, and the soldiers have been preventing the Palestinians from entering or leaving it.
Eyewitnesses said Abu Ya’coub was just walking with a few of his friends when the soldiers targeted them with live fire without any cause or justification.