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Palestinian Child Injured By Army Fire in Ramallah

author Wednesday October 02, 2013 05:24author by IMEMC & Agencies Report post

Tuesday October 1, 2013, Palestinian medical sources have reported that a Palestinian child was shot and injured by Israeli army fire at the entrance of the Al-Jalazoun refugee camp, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah.

File - Radio Bethlehem 2000
File - Radio Bethlehem 2000

The sources said that the child, Yazan Mahmoud Al-‘Abed, 10, was shot by a rubber-coated metal bullet.

Local sources said that clashes took place after dozens of Israeli soldiers tried to invade it; local youths threw stones at the soldiers who fired gas bombs, rubber-coated metal bullet and gas bombs.

Several residents suffered the effects of teargas inhalation.

The sources added that a Palestinian ambulance rushed to the refugee camp, but Israeli soldiers prevented the medical crew from reaching the wounded child.

category ramallah | israeli attacks | news report author email saed at imemc dot org
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