Israeli forces shoot and injure Palestinian near Hebron
Published Wednesday 25/06/2014 (updated) 26/06/2014 22:19
HEBRON (Ma'an) -- A Palestinian teenager was shot and injured by Israeli forces during clashes in Kharsa south of Hebron.
Younis al-Rjoub, 18, was shot in the abdomen and taken to a hospital with moderate injuries, medical sources said.
An Israeli military spokeswoman said that dozens of Palestinians "hurled rocks and molotov cocktails" at Israeli forces, who responded with 'riot dispersal means and live fire."
She added that a direct hit was confirmed in the lower extremities of one of the protesters.