JERUSALEM, Thursday, January 26, 2023 (WAFA) – A Palestinian youth has Thursday evening been shot and killed during confrontations with Israeli forces in the town of al-Ram, north of the occupied city of Jerusalem, according to the Palestinian Ministry of Health.
The Ministry said that Yousef Yahya Muheisen, 22, was shot by the Israeli soldiers during the confrontations that erupted between Israeli forces and protestors who went on a march protesting Israel's killing of nine Palestinians in Jenin earlier today.
Muheisen was shot with a live bullet and taken to the Ramallah Medical Complex, where his condition was reproted to be very serious.
He succumbed to his wounds later.
Muheisen becomes the 10th Palestinian killed by Israeli forces today following an aggressive assault on Jenin city and camp, which killed nine Palestinians and left dozens others injures earlier today.
With the killing of the 10 Palestinians today, the number of Palestinians that Israel has killed since the beginning of 2023 rises to 30.