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Palestinian killed, others wounded in violent IOF raid on Salfit

A Palestinian young man was killed and dozens suffered injuries on Tuesday evening when the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) stormed Salfit city and clashed with local youths.

The Palestinian health ministry affirmed that 23-year-old Mohamed Shahin was shot dead by an Israeli soldier during skirmishes with the IOF in Salfit.

local sources told a reporter for the Palestinian Information Center (PIC) that Shahin suffered a bullet injury in the heart after Israeli troops stormed, amid intensive gunfire, the streets of al-Medina al-Munawara and al-Quds in central Salfit.

For its part, the Red Crescent said its ambulance crews provided medical assistance for 40 Palestinians who were injured by rubber bullets or suffered from their exposure to tear gas fumes during the events.

The IOF also prevented citizens from leaving their places during the events and confiscated security camera recordings from many commercial stores in the raided areas.