18-year-old Palestinian Killed by Israeli Forces

Israeli Border Police say they shot the 18-year-old as he was prepared to throw a firebomb at forces during protests

Jack Khoury
Jack Khoury
Send in e-mailSend in e-mail
Fayez Khaled Damdum
Fayez Khaled Damdum
Jack Khoury
Jack Khoury

An 18-year-old Palestinian was killed by Israeli forces on Saturday in East Jerusalem, the Palestinian Health Ministry reported.

According to the ministry, 18-year-old Fayez Khaled Damdum was killed in the East Jerusalem town of Al 'Eizariya.

Israel's border police spokesperson said its forces killed a suspect who was attempting to throw a firebomb during violent protests in the area.

Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh released a statement calling on the international community to hold Israel responsible for Damdum's death and "to provide international protection to the Palestinian people who are facing the Israeli killing machine that does not stop striking them."

Click the alert icon to follow topics:

Comments

SUBSCRIBERS JOIN THE CONVERSATION FASTER

Automatic approval of subscriber comments.
From $1 for the first month

SUBSCRIBE
Already signed up? LOG IN

ICYMI

בנימין נתניהו השקת ספר

Netanyahu’s Israel Is About to Slam the Door on the Diaspora

עדי שטרן

Head of Israel’s Top Art Academy Leads a Quiet Revolution

Charles Lindbergh addressing an America First Committee rally on October 3, 1941.

Ken Burns’ Brilliant ‘The U.S. and the Holocaust’ Has Only One Problem

Skyscrapers in Ramat Gan and Tel Aviv.

Israel May Have Caught the Worst American Disease, New Research Shows

ג'אמיל דקוור

Why the Head of ACLU’s Human Rights Program Has Regrets About Emigrating From Israel

ISRAEL-VOTE

Netanyahu’s Election Win Dealt a Grievous Blow to Judaism