Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian youth in southern Gaza

Date:12/04/1397
Israeli forces opened fire killing one Palestinian youth and injuring another two near the return camps in the city of Rafah, in the southern besieged Gaza Strip, on Monday.
Israeli forces opened fire killing one Palestinian youth and injuring another two near the return camps in the city of Rafah, in the southern besieged Gaza Strip, on Monday.

Witnesses said that Israeli forces opened fire at four Palestinian youths after they approached the border fence.

Sources added that one Palestinian was killed, another youth was detained and taken in for further investigation, while another youth managed to flee the area.

The Ministry of Health in Gaza confirmed that a 16-year-old Palestinian was transferred to the hospital in Rafah city, after being shot in his shoulder by Israeli forces. He is in critical condition.