West Bank: Palestinian killed in clashes with Israel

During military operations in Jenin. Victim was 18, says Wafa

21 November, 12:44

    (ANSAmed) - TEL AVIV, NOVEMBER 21 - A Palestinian demonstrator died in hospital after being wounded in clashes with the army during a military operation last night to capture a wanted man in Jenin, West Bank, Palestinian news agency Wafa reports. Wafa identified the victim as Mahmoud Saadi, 18. The army said that during the operation "gunshots were fired and explosive devices thrown against soldiers who responded with fire".

    The wanted man was identified by the military spokesperson as Athb al-Bali "a terrorist who has already been incarcerated. He is suspected of a series of armed attacks and of planning significant others". According to the same source, the man handed himself over to the soldiers. (ANSAmed).

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