RAMALLAH, May 25 (KUNA) -- Israeli occupation forces shot dead a Palestinian teenager and injured others in confrontations east of the West Bank city of Nablus on Wednesday, the Palestinian Ministry of Health said.
It added in a statement 16-year-old Ghaith Yamin died of wounds caused by a bullet in his head.
Meanwhile, Palestinian red crescent society said 15 boys were injured by the Israeli rubber bullets while 40 choked by tear gas. It added occupation forces also fired at paramedics who were trying to carrying one of the injured.
Israeli occupation forces have been escalating attacks against Palestinians in the West Bank and occupied Jerusalem. (end)