Occupied Hebron (QNN)- A Palestinian young girl in Hebron was seriously wounded, when Israeli soldiers opened fire at her on Wednesday, under the pretext of trying to stab armed Israeli soldiers near the Ibrahimi mosque.
Israeli media claimed that “Israeli border guards opened fire at a Palestinian girl when she tried to stab them at the Ibrahimi mosque. She was seriously wounded”.
Israeli authorities claim that the soldiers opened fire at the young girl when she pulled a knife and tried to stab a border guard. No casualties among the soldiers wer reported.
Witnesses confirm that the Israeli soldiers opened fire at the girl while she was still crossing gates which lead to the Ibrahimi mosque.
After their attack, the Israelis closed the whole area for Palestinians, including checkpoints, and prevented Palestinians from moving in the area.