Palestinian brutally assaulted by Israeli soldiers when he was detained dies hours later

RAMALLAH, A Palestinian youth died on Tuesday, hours after he was brutally assaulted by Israeli forces when they arrested him from his home in the town of Beit Rima, northwest of Ramallah, according to Yazan Rimawi, head of Beit Rima municipality.

He told WAFA that an Israeli force raided the family home of Mohammad Zaghloul Rimawi, 24, during the night, broke the door to the house, assaulted Rimawi when he was still in bed, ripped his cloths off, dragged him when he was unconscious, all within three minutes, and few hours later declared him dead.

Israel reportedly sent the body to Abu Kabir Forensic Center in Jaffa for an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

Source: Palestinian News and Info Agency