Ramallah (QNN)- An elderly Palestinian man died on Wednesday after being detained and brutally beaten by Israeli occupation forces who also blindfolded and handcuffed him in the village of Jiljilyya, north of Ramallah in the occupied West Bank.
Local sources said that an Israeli occupation force raided the village of Jiljilyya after midnight and started assaulting all the Palestinian passers.
An 80-year-old Palestinian man, identified as Omar Abul-Majid As’ad, was violently detained and beaten by the Israeli occupation soldiers when he was coming back home after visiting his relatives.
The occupation soldiers stopped his vehicle and pulled him out of it.
They blindfolded and handcuffed him before starting to drag him on the ground and brutally beating him, leaving him in an under-construction building in the village of Jiljilyya.
The sources added that at about 4:30 AM, the Israeli occupation soldiers had left the village and the residents flocked to the building to find the elderly man was dead.
His corpse was then moved to Palestine Medical Complex in Ramallah. It’s worth mentioning that the elderly man was suffering from respiratory infections.