A young Palestinian man was shot dead in the neck by Israeli occupation forces, the Palestinian Ministry of Health said on Thursday.
Ibrahim Mustafa Abu Yaaqoub, 34, was killed after he was shot by Israeli occupation forces in Kufl Hares village near the northern West Bank city of Salfit.
Abu Yaaqoub was rushed to nearby Salfit Public Hospital but was announced dead shorty after.
Mohammad Abdessalam Asaad, 17, another young Palestinian man was also shot and moderatly injured in the foot.
According to eyewitnesses, the occupation forces opened fire at the two young men and killed them in cold blood while out walking with their friends and posing no threat to the lives of the soldiers.
Governor of Salfit, Abdullah Kamil, held Israel responsible for this crime and fostering a culture of immunity for the Israeli occupation forces.