Israeli occupation forces kills palestinian near Bethlehem

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Israeli occupation forces on Thursday killed a young Palestinian man In Tuqu’ village East of Bethlehem claiming that he was trying to stab Israeli soldiers in a school neighborhood near the entrance to the village, according to Israeli media.

The Israeli media declared the death of the palestinian according to an Israeli army spokesman.

Eyewitnesses said that the Israeli army closed the area prohibiting anyone from entering the scene.

This is the second time in two weeks a Palestinian man is killed by Israeli forces in Tuqu’.