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Israeli troops kill Palestinian driver as car speeds off: army

By AFP
January 31, 2023

HEBRON, Palestinian Territories: Israeli troops killed a Palestinian driver in the occupied West Bank on Monday, officials on both sides said, with the army saying the car had hit a soldier´s leg before speeding off.

Nassim Naif Salman Abu Fouda, 26, died from “a bullet wound to the head fired by the occupation (Israeli) soldiers in Hebron this morning,” the Palestinian health ministry said. The Israeli army said that soldiers had “identified a suspicious vehicle” and “asked the driver to stop the vehicle in order to inspect it”.