One Palestinian resident was shot and killed in the old town area of
the southern West Bank city of Hebron after being shot in the head by
Israeli soldiers on Friday at dawn.

Bashar Al Ja'bari, 22, was going to pray the morning prayers in the Abraham Mosque, also known as the Tomb of Patriarchs, located in the old city, when soldiers stationed at a military checkpoint at the mosque entrance shot Al Ja'bari in the head and killed him.

Palestinian medical sources in the city that Al Ja'bari was killed after sustaining multiple hits with live rounds in the chest and the head. He arrived to the public hospital in the city dead, the sources stated.

Army sources said that soldiers opened fire and killed a Palestinian boy who tried to attack their post with a cocktail Molotov bomb near the Abraham mosque in the old city of Hebron on Friday at dawn; the sources added that troops took prisoner 29 residents in pre dawn invasions to several west Bank cities.