Israeli forces shot a Palestinian young man during confrontations at the entrance of Kifl Hares town, near the northern West Bank city of Salfit, the Palestinian WAFA News Agency reported.

The Ministry of Health confirmed that a 24-year-old Palestinian young man, unidentified at the time of this report, was shot and injured with a rubber-coated steel round in the chest.

The man was rushed to hospital in Salfit and rushed to emergency surgery, where medics described his condition as stable.

Confrontations between Israeli soldiers and Palestinian civilians erupted following the funeral procession of Ibrahim Mustafa Abu Yacoub, 33, the slain young man, killed by Israeli forces on Thursday.

Many Palestinians gathered at the funeral procession of the slain young man, the presence of Israeli soldiers, led to confrontations with bereaved mourners, Quds News reported.

Ibrahim Mustafa Abu Yacoub