Two Palestinians shot in settler attack, two others injured by Israeli occupation

July 06, 2020

Two Palestinian citizens were wounded on Sunday evening in an attack by Israeli settlers on the West Bank town of Bedia in western Salfit. 

Local sources reported that Israeli settlers had shot two civilians while working in their lands in Khila Hassan area. 

The health ministry announced that the two injured Palestinians were admitted to Salfit hospital, one of them with a moderate injury in the pelvic and the other with an injury in the neck and a fracture in the should yet his condition is stable.   

A young Palestinian man was also transferred to a local hospital in Hebron with a moderate injury after being hit in the face with a stun grenade fired by Israeli occupation forces. 

Meanwhile, Israeli occupation forces banned Palestinian residents of Hebron from reaching their homes in the Shuhada St. area and Tal al-Rumida neighbourhood. 

During a raid into the Bab al-Zawiya area in central Hebron, Israeli occupation forces shot a young man in the foot.