Occupied Jerusalem (QNN)- Israeli forces on Saturday shot dead a Palestinian young man near Al Asbat gate in occupied Jerusalem under the pretext of trying to stab the soldiers.
QNN correspondent said that Israeli forces rushed to Al Asbat gate and closed all the gates to the old city and Al Aqsa mosque. Palestinians were prevented from entering or leaving the area.
Israeli Kan channel claimed that there was a “stabbing attack” without mentioning any further details.
Meanwhile, Israeli Channel 13 confirmed that the young man, who was shot at Al Asbat, was killed.
The Ministry of Health stated in a statement that it was “trying to get certain information about the health condition of the citizen, who shot by the Israelis in Jerusalem.”
Local sources stated that a Palestinian lady was wounded with bullets shrapnel when the Israelis shot the young man at Al Asbat.