Palestinian fighter killed in Jenin | News | Al Jazeera

Palestinian fighter killed in Jenin

Israeli troops open fire on fleeing Islamic Jihad member.

    Israeli soldiers frequently stage raids
    in the West Bank [EPA]

    She said the troops opened fire when he tried to flee.

    Israeli soldiers frequently raid hideouts in the West Bank, although lethal confrontations have been rare in recent weeks.

    In a statement, the Israeli army said troops arrested 22 Palestinian fighters in raids in the West Bank overnight.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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