IP- The Palestinian Health Ministry announced on Friday that an Israeli soldier shot and killed 29-year-old Mahdi Samir Muhammad Bayadseh at the Rantis checkpoint northwest of Ramallah. The Israeli military claimed that Bayadseh had assaulted a soldier and attempted to snatch his weapon.

Iran PressMiddle East: In addition, an elderly Palestinian citizen who was wounded in a recent Israeli attack on the Gaza Strip died from his injuries on Friday.

The Palestinian Authority Health Ministry confirmed both deaths as acts of martyrdom. However, the Israeli regime media referred to Bayadseh's death as a shooting at a checkpoint in the West Bank early Friday morning.

These incidents have further escalated tensions between Israelis and Palestinians, adding to the already volatile situation in the region.


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