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A Palestinian youth was killed as a result of gunshots in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron, following clashes with Israeli forces, local media reported.

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The young man was identified as Ahmad Younes Al-Atrash, 29, who died on Shalala street located in the center of the aforementioned city.

Palestinian media reported that the young man was participating in a protest against Israeli colonization, in which, as is common, Zionist soldiers broke in and tried to dismantle the protest by force.



Seriously injured, Al-Atrash was rushed to a nearby hospital to receive treatment for his injuries, but he perished.

Likewise, other Palestinian demonstrators were treated for suffocation as a result of inhaling tear gas.

It is worth mentioning that this Thursday, two Palestinians died as a result of a confrontation with the Israeli army in the city of Jenin, also located in the occupied West Bank, shortly after another Palestinian was killed in Bethlehem after wounding an Israeli with a knife while they were moving on a bus.

Due to the growing wave of confrontations, one of the most complicated in recent years, the Israeli government announced the deployment of a significant number of troops in the national and occupied territory.

It is worth mentioning that the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, a time characterized by increased tension in the area as caused by the escalation of war in Gaza in May of last year.

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