Palestinian sexagenarian killed in West Bank

Palestinian Health Ministry on Thursday announced that a senior citizen was shot dead during an Israeli raid on the Nour Shams camp in the West Bank.

A ministry press statement said Gazi Shehab, 66, died of a bullet wound in the stomach, while also pointing out that the death toll has risen to 141 since the beginning of this year, with 26 since last Tuesday in the Gaza Strip area alone.

The Israeli raid took place early this morning as clashes with camp inhabitants was describe as violent.

Source: Kuwait News Agency