Mahmoud Mohammad Sammoudi

October 10, 2022: Mahmoud Mohammad Sammoudi, 12, died from serious wounds he suffered on September 28, after Israeli soldiers shot him and killed four Palestinians in Jenin and Jenin refugee camp in the northern part of the West Bank.

The Palestinian Health Ministry confirmed the death of a child and said that he suffered critical wounds before he was rushed to surgery and remained in a serious condition at the Intensive Care Unit.

The four Palestinians killed on the day of the invasions of Jenin and its refugee camp were identified as Mohammad Hisham Abu Na’sa, 25, Abdul-Rahman Fathi Khazem, 27, Ahmad Nathmi Alawna, 24, and Mohammad Mahmoud Barahma, 30.

On that day, the soldiers also injured forty-four Palestinians, including several young men and children, who suffered life-threatening wounds.

The child’s death brings the number of Palestinians killed by Israeli fire since the beginning of this year to 165.

On Sunday morning, the Israeli army announced the death of Sgt. Noa Lazar, 18, an Israeli soldier who was shot by a Palestinian at a military roadblock near Shu’fat, in occupied Jerusalem, on Saturday evening.

On October 7, the Palestinian Health Ministry confirmed that Israeli soldiers shot and killed two children, Adel Ibrahim Adel Daoud, 14, and Mahdi Mohammad Ladadwa, 17, in Qalqilia and Ramallah, in the northern and the central parts of the West Bank.

Mahmoud was from Al-Yamoun town, west of Jenin, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Source: IMEMC