Days of Palestine – Bethlehem
A Palestinian young man with special needs was injured and detained after the Israeli occupation forces opened fire at a military checkpoint north of Bethlehem.
According to local sources, Israeli occupation soldiers at the Container checkpoint in northern Bethlehem opened fire at a young man with a disability walking towards the checkpoint without posing any threat.
The young man suffered a bullet injury in his leg and was detained by the Israeli occupation forces.
There was no information about his identity and health condition.
A reporter for the Palestinian Information Center (PIC) said that the Israeli occupation forces closed the checkpoint in both directions following the incident, causing a heavy build-up of traffic.