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Palestinian shot dead by Israeli forces near the town of Beit Ur

The shooting occured at a checkpoint workers use to pass through.

Jerusalem24 – Last night after midnight, the Palestinian Ministry of Health announced that the Israeli civil liaison had informed it of the death of a Palestinian at the hands of the Israeli military near the town of Beit Ur, West of Ramallah.

Sources reported that the Palestinian was killed  at one of the border points leading into the town, which workers use to pass through in order to earn a living.

Official authorities as of yet have not published any personal information or the identity of the victim.

Mohammad Hamayel

Ramallah based journalist, Mohammad graduated from Al-Quds University with a B.A. in Media and Television. He has covered the 2015 Jerusalem Intifada as well as the Great March of Return for international media outlets. currently an editor/presenter at Jerusalem24. A UN alumni and a follower of global events and politics, especially American affairs.

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