15-Year-Old Palestinian Boy Killed in Protest on West Bank

A 15-year-old Palestinian boy was fatally shot by Israeli soldiers during a clash in the West Bank on December 3. The teen was involved in a weekly protest. According to the IDF, Israeli troops were using “riot dispersal means” to confront dozens of Palestinians who were throwing stones at the soldiers and trying to roll rocks and burning tires on Israeli vehicles. Israel denies live fire was used. The teen was hit in the abdomen and later died at a Palestinian hospital. Reported by Reuters. Read more…