Israeli Soldier Shoots 13-Year-Old, Wounds Described as Critical

RAMALLAH, October 11, 2015 (WAFA) – A 13-year-old boy who was not identified yet has been seriously injured near the Israeli illegal settlement Beit El, northwest of el-Bireh city, where a new round of confrontations have erupted between Palestinian youth and armed Israeli soldiers.

Initial reports revealed that one of the Israeli soldiers deployed in the area has targeted the child with a bullet to his head.

According to witnesses, the child was not participating in the clashes, but was sitting close by.