Eyad Gheith

June 28, 2017: Eyad Monir Gheith, 23, was killed by undercover Israeli soldiers who infiltrated into Jabal Johar area, south of Hebron city, in the southern part of the West Bank.

The Israeli army claimed that the undercover soldiers were searching for weapons when they “came under fire, and fired back, killing one Palestinian.” The army reported no injuries among the soldiers.

The Palestinian Health Ministry said the Palestinian was shot with several live rounds in his chest, and in other parts of his body, causing instant death.

Palestinian medics rushed to the scene and moved his corpse to Mohammad Ali Al-Mohtasib governmental hospital, in Hebron city. Source: IMEMC