Newspaper Review: Last Bullet Shot by Israeli Soldier Killed Al-Sharif

RAMALLAH, April 4, 2016 (WAFA) – The major Palestinian dailies focused on the the autopsy results of 21-year-old Abed al-Fattah al-Sharif, who was filmed while being executed by an Israeli soldier, which confirmed that the last bullet killed the youth.

On a different subject, al-Quds said Israeli forces razed a Palestinian-owned land near the village of Deir Estia, near Salfit in the West Bank.

It said Israeli police raided the home of a Palestinian prisoner in al-Issawiya, near Jerusalem, and notified his family to leave the house prior to its expropriation by the Israeli authorities.

Al-Hayat al-Jadida and al-Ayyam said President Mahmoud Abbas issued a presidential decree to form the first constitutional court in Palestine.

The dailies said that the central committee of Fatah held a meeting in Ramallah and discussed the new political developments in Palestine and the intra-Palestinian reconciliation issue.

Al-Quds reported that Israel is planning for converting several settlements to the east of Ramallah city into a residential suburb containing 77,000 settlers by 2040.

The three dailies said that Israel allowed for the first time since 2007 the Palestinian fishermen to go some nine miles from Gaza’s shore.

Al-Hayat Al-Jadida and Al-Ayyam said that BDS movement succeeded in obstructing Israel’s participation in a film festival in South Korea.

Al-Ayyam reported that settlers continued their provocative visits to al-Aqsa Mosque compound.

Al-Ayyam reported that Israeli forces forced Palestinian stores’ owners in Huwara village, south of Nablus, to close them for some time.