Palestinian shot dead after alleged stabbing attack in Hebron

Hebron A Palestinian identified as Yaser Fawzi Shweiki, 27, was shot dead by Israeli soldiers in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, the Ministry of Health has confirmed.

WAFA correspondent reported that Israeli soldiers opened fire at Shweiki, under the pretext of attempting to attack them with a knife near the illegal settlement of Kiryat Arba and killed him. He added that Shweiki was left on the ground bleeding, as Palestinian ambulances were not allowed to provide him any assistance.

Source: International Islamic News Agency