Ramallah, Two Palestinians were killed and another one was seriously injured early Monday by Israeli occupation fire, claiming they attempted to run-over Israeli occupation soldiers stationed at the entrance of Kafr Ni’ma village, west of the West Bank city of Ramallah.
The Palestinian Red Crescent Society said in a statement Israeli troops opened fire against three locals, leaving two of them killed, while the third was seriously wounded.
In a statement, head of the village council, Khaldoon Al-Deek, said that the incident took place at 4:00 am in an area with difficult terrain, adding what happened was due to a traffic accident, because of the dangerous street-turn, where the soldiers opened fire at the vehicle .
As a result, Israeli forces stormed the village, arrested a local who was identified as Yousef Mahmoud Al-Deek and opened fire at a Palestinian vehicle.
“The area remains a closed military zone,” it added .
Also today, clashes erupted in the area, where a number of Palestinian citizens suffered suffocation due to inhaling tear gas fired by Israeli occupation troops .
According to the Israeli media, an Israeli officer was seriously wounded, and another soldier lightly injured after Palestinians rammed their car into them as alleged by the occupation army.
Source: Jordan News Agency