RAMALLAH, June 21 (KUNA) -- A Jewish settler knifed to death a Palestinian man in Sakkaka village to the east of Salfit settlement in the occupied West Bank, on Tuesday evening.
The victim, identified as Ali Harb, 27, succumbed to his heart injury shortly after the attack, according to a press release from the Palestinian Ministry of Health.
The attack took place when dozens of Palestinian youths dismantled a tent set up illegally in their village by Jewish settlers, said Ramzy Harb, deputy chairman of the Colonization and Wall Resistance Commission (CWRC).
The crime was perpetrated in the presence of Israeli occupation forces, he told KUNA. (end)