Palestinian teenager shot dead by Israelis

Israeli security officers shot dead a Palestinian injures one other after allegedly injuring four Israelis in three alleged stabbing attacks in Israel and occupied West Bank

Photo by: AP
Photo by: AP

Updated Nov 3, 2015

Violence in central Israeli cities and West Bank ended with four Israelis’ injured and  two Palestinians’ shot, in three alleged stabbing attacks.

Israeli police reported that  a 22-year-old Palestinian from the occupied West Bank city of Tulkarem was shot on Monday in an alleged stabbing attack against an old Israeli man.

Before the incident,  three Israelis had been injured in another alleged stabbing attack at a bus station in the Tel Aviv-area, in the city of Rishon Letzion, the suspected was a Palestinian teenager  from Hebron.

Ahmed Awad Abu al Rub, 16, - who is the sixteenth Palestinian minor to be killed by Israeli forces, since the beginning of October - was seriously shot by Israeli forces at a different location after allegedly attempting to stab an Israeli soldier at the Jalameh checkpoint.

Since October 1, Israeli forces and settlers have killed at least 73 Palestinians - including unarmed protesters, bystanders and attackers - across Israel, the occupied West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem, and the besieged Gaza Strip.

In the same period, nine Israelis have died in stabbing or shooting incidents.

Israeli forces killed three Palestinians in one day including an eight-month-old baby who was reported to have died of gas inhalation.

TRTWorld and agencies