IOF troops kill two Palestinians on first day of Ramadan

[ 01/08/2011 – 11:05 AM ]

RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Two Palestinian civilians were killed in Qalandia refugee camp near Ramallah on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan during an Israeli occupation forces’ raid on the camp before dawn Monday.

Local sources said that the IOF soldiers opened indiscriminate fire during the incursion that was meant to arrest citizens. They said that a 22-year-old youth was hit with a bullet in the head and died instantly.

The sources said that a man was hit with a bullet in his abdomen and carried to Ramallah hospital where he was pronounced dead. They noted that a third man was wounded in the incident.

The sources said that three Palestinians were detained in the raid following clashes with young men in the camp who threw stones at the invading troops.

Eyewitnesses said that the soldiers beat up citizens and wreaked havoc on their homes in the raid that lasted several hours.


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