Bethlehem: Hundreds bid last farewell to 15-year-old martyr

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A Palestinian child was shot dead and two others wounded by Israeli occupation forces during an Israeli raid on Dheisheh refugee camp southeast of Bethlehem in the West Bank.

According local sources IOF killed Arkan Mizher, 15 years, when clashes broke out between the youths of the camp and the Israeli soldiers who arrested three Palestinians.

Local sources added that the Israeli occupation forces heavily fired live bullets, killing Arkan. They also wounded wounding two others and arrested three young men before withdrawing from the camp.

Following the withdrawal of the occupation forces, mass protests  were launched from the camp towards the Beit Jala government hospital where hundreds of young people who participated in the march chanted slogans condemning the occupation and demanding unity.

مسيرة في مخيم الدهيشة ببيت لحم بعد الاعلان عن استشهاد الفتى أركان مزهر وانتهاء المواجهات

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Dozens of Palestinians headed to Beit Jala hospital to attend Mizher’s funeral, which will head to his last resting place, the Martyr’s cemetery near the camp south of Bethlehem. 

Posted by PNN Network on Monday, July 23, 2018

Video of the funeral:

Posted by PNN Network on Monday, July 23, 2018

Israeli occupation forces carry out operations every morning in different cities, villages and refugee camps in the west bank under the pretext of arresting wanted persons, during these operations soldiers search the contents of houses and terrorizing Palestinian families.