Days of Palestine

Friday, March 24

Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian Child in Qalqilia

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Israeli occupation forces IOF shot dead a Palestinian child in the occupied West Bank city of Qaqilia on Friday evening, March 10, 2023.

The Palestinian ministry of health reported that Israeli forces shot and killed the Palestinian child Amer Odeh near the northern entrance of occupied Qalqilia.

In a statement, the health ministry announced that IOF  shot Odeh in the chest and critically injured him. He stayed at Qalqilia Governmental Hospital before he was proclaimed dead.

Earlier on Friday, Israeli settlers shot and killed 21-year-old Palestinian youth Abelkarim Al-Sheikh east of Qalqilia, the health ministry confirmed.

Israeli forces attacked on Friday several Palestinian marches across the occupied West Bank and injured dozens of Palestinians, including a journalist.

So far in 2023, Israeli occupation forces and settlers killed 81 Palestinians, including 15 children and a woman, the Palestinian ministry of health announced.