Jerusalem24 –Israeli forces stormed the town of Al-Silat Al-Harithiya last night, sparking clashes that lead to several injuries and one death.
The young Muhammad Akram Abu Salah (17 years), from the town of Al-Yamoun, died after midnight from critical wounds he sustained in the head during confrontations with the occupation forces in the town of Al-Silat Al-Harithiya, west of Jenin.
According to medical sources, 15 civilians were wounded, including 3 in serious condition. The Israeli forces stormed the town to demolish the house of imprisoned Mahmoud Khaled Jaradat.
Jaradat is accused of attacking the evacuated Homesh settlement which led to the death of a settler.
The demolition of Mahmoud Jaradat’s home
The Israeli forces withdrew from the town after using explosives on Jaradat’s apartment in his family’s two-story house, before detonating the apartment using explosives.
Eyewitnesses reported that more than 40 military vehicles, accompanied by the undercover units Al-Yamam and a bulldozer, raided the village, closing all its entrances and preventing entry or exit.
Eyewitnesses stated that the Israeli forces occupied several residential buildings and turned them into military barracks, erected snipers in them, and deployed ambushes to prevent the activists who fled from Jenin to prevent the implementation of the demolition decision.