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Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian in the West Bank

Israeli forces shot dead a Palestinian in the occupied West Bank on Friday, the Palestinian health ministry and the Israeli army said.

According to the ministry’s announcement, the deceased is Mehdi Bayadsa, 29 years old. He was killed by bullets fired by Israeli soldiers near the Rantis military checkpoint west of Ramallah.

The Israeli army, for its part, claimed to have “neutralized” a Palestinian who entered the area near the checkpoint in a stolen car. As the soldiers searched the vehicle, the suspect allegedly attacked one of the soldiers and attempted to take his weapon. The Palestinian was then shot. According to the army, a slightly injured soldier was taken to hospital.

Israel has occupied the West Bank since 1967. Nearly 3 million people live here. Palestinians. About 490,000 people live in the territory. Israelis living in settlements considered illegal under international law.

According to the AFP news agency, at least 157 Palestinians, 21 Israelis, Ukrainians and Italians have already been killed in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict since the beginning of last year.

Source: The Delfi

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