YEMEN Press Agency

Palestinian killed by Israeli occupation forces near Hebron

OCCUPIED PALESTINE, May 26 (YPA) – A Palestinian youth was killed on Friday, by Israeli occupation forces, allegedly for trying to carry out a stabbing attack in a settlement south of Hebron.

According to Zionist media, The Palestinian was killed after allegedly infiltrating into the colonial settlement and attempting to carry out a stabbing attack although there were no reports of Zionist casualties.

There are 22 Israeli colonial settlements in Hebron, in addition to 15 colonial outposts and four industrial settlements. About 21,000 settlers live in these colonial settlements in violation of international law.

The occupation forces set up 20 checkpoints in the city of Hebron, thus preventing social contact between residents, especially in the areas that have been divided, which are constantly closed.