Israeli occupation forces IOF murdered a Palestinian child on Tuesday evening, August 2, alleging that he attempted a stabbing operation in the city of Hebron, south of the West Bank.
The General Authority for Civil Affairs informed the Palestinian Ministry of Health that Muhammad Farid al-Zaarir, 15, was killed by Israeli gunfire near Samou in Hebron.
Israeli Channel Kan claimed a Palestinian attempted to carry out a stabbing attack at a bus station near the town of Samou in the southern Hebron area.
According to a statement by the Israeli occupation army, no injuries were reported among Israeli soldiers. However, the IOF shot and killed the child.
In July 2023, Israeli occupation forces killed 28 Palestinians in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem, including four children.