The Palestinian government has accused Israel of targeting children “with the intention of killing them” after a 12-year-old boy died in the West Bank after being burned by Israeli soldiers.
a 12 year old Palestinian boy He died this Monday from gunshot wounds two weeks ago. israeli army during a military raid on Jenin, North of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian government has reportedly accused Israel of attacking children “with the intention of killing them.”
“A 12-year-old boy named Mahmoud Muhammad Jalil Samodi died a few days ago after suffering severe abdominal injuries.” Palestinian Ministry of Health.
The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said, “Condemned in the strongest terms the execution of children as a result of the Israeli occupation forces entering the camp on September 28 and inflicting serious injuries on them. The city of Jenin.
A total of four Palestinians were killed and 44 injured in the attack, according to the official Palestinian news agency. WAFA.
“Israel is attacking Palestinian children and minors with the intent to kill and maime them, depriving them of their right to exist,” the foreign ministry said. “I called for a quick activation of the system,” he said. protection”.
At least 20 Palestinian minors have been killed and 744 injured in the West Bank occupied within the framework of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict so far this year. United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).
On September 29, a 7-year-old Palestinian boy died of a heart attack. His family said he was horrified by the presence of Israeli soldiers in his village. However, the Israeli military concluded that they were not involved in the boy’s death.
Samoudi’s death brings the number of Palestinians killed in violent incidents and armed clashes with Israeli security forces and settlers in the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem, to 1, according to a tally by the Palestinian Ministry of Health. That number has increased to 115 since May. 2022 has been the bloodiest year since 2015’s Knife Intifada.
An 18-year-old Israeli soldier and four Palestinian teenagers were killed in clashes in the West Bank last weekend.
Two of those Palestinian teenagers Al-Quds Brigade, It has a particular presence in the Jenin refugee camp, an Islamic Jihadist force, a bastion of the Palestinian militia movement and the epicenter of most of the violent raids by the Israeli army.
Seven months ago, the Israeli military called off the West Bank raids and a “countermeasure” after five attacks in the country between March and April that killed 18 people, including two police officers. Terrorist operations have been strengthened. An increase in violent attacks by armed Palestinian youth, particularly in Jenin and Nablus. Three Israeli soldiers were killed in the ensuing clashes.
Meanwhile, about 2,000 Palestinians have been detained as “terrorist suspects” since the beginning of the year.