Explosive device 'left by Israeli forces' injures Palestinian teen
Published Sunday 08/12/2013 (updated) 09/12/2013 12:09
HEBRON (Ma'an) -- A teenager was seriously injured on Sunday after an unidentified device exploded south of Hebron, medics told Ma'an.
Medics said that a device left by Israeli forces in an area east of Yatta exploded and injured 16-year-old Maher Adil Najajra, without providing further details.
Najajra was rushed to Hebron Governmental Hospital.
A spokeswoman for the Israeli army said she was not familiar with the incident.
The internationally recognized Palestinian territories of which the West Bank and East Jerusalem form a part have been occupied by the Israeli military since 1967.