Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian man, injure wife

Days of Palestine - Jerusalem

A Palestinian was killed and his wife was wounded by Israeli bullets on Tuesday morning, in the town of Bir Nabala, northwest of occupied Jerusalem.

The Palestinian Ministry of Health said, in a press statement, that a citizen arrived at the Palestine Medical Complex (governmental) in Ramallah in a critical condition, after he was shot in the head by the Israeli army, and he was announced dead later.

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The ministry indicated that the martyr's wife also arrived with live bullets in the "back", explaining that her condition is stable.

The official Palestinian News Agency "Wafa" said that the Israeli army shot at the car of the Palestinian couple while traveling near the village of Bir Nabala, northwest of Jerusalem.

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It added that dozens of Israeli occupation army vehicles stormed the villages of Bir Nabala and Al-Jib, at night and at dawn today, and clashes broke out in the place.


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