Palestine (IP) - The Palestinian Health Ministry said a journalist for the Al Jazeera network was martyred by gunfire early Wednesday in the occupied West Bank.

Iran PressMiddle East: The ministry added that Shireen Abu Akleh was shot in the face and died soon afterward. Another Palestinian journalist working for the Al-Quds-based newspaper was also wounded, but he was stable.

The shooting happened during an Israeli army raid in Jenin town on the northern West Bank. 


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