Wisam Abu Ghweila

December 24, 2015: Wisam Abu Ghweila, 20, was killed by Israeli soldiers after he drove his car too close to a military roadblock near the illegal Jewish-only Adam settlement, and hit soldiers with his car, mildly wounding one and moderately wounding another. Wisam was from the Qalandia refugee camp, north of Jerusalem. Source: IMEMC

Reuven Birmajer


December 23, 2015:
Rabbi Reuven Birmajer, 45, died killed by a Palestinian who stabbed him near Jaffa Gate in Jerusalem. Another Israeli, identified as Ofer Ben-Ari, 46, was accidentally shot by the Israeli police as he tried to take down two Palestinian attackers. A third Israeli was seriously injured. Police officers opened fire on the two Palestinian attackers, Issa Assaf and Anan Abu Habasheh, and killed them. Reuven was from Kiryat Yaarim in Jerusalem. Source: Haaretz

Mohammad Ayyad


December 18, 2015:
Mohammad Abdul-Rahman Ayyad, 21, was shot by Israeli soldiers after he allegedly tried to ram soldiers with his car. He was shot with several live rounds and bled to death as Palestinian medics were prevented from approaching him. Mohammad was a Palestinian-American from Silwad town near Ramallah. Source: IMEMC

Abdullah Nasasra

December 17, 2015:  Abdullah Hussein Nasasra, 15, was killed by Israeli soldiers after he allegedly ran towards them carrying a knife. Eyewitnesses said the child did not carry a weapon and never attempted to attack the soldiers. The army prevented Palestinian medics from approaching him. Abdullah was from Beit Forik town, east of Nablus. Source: IMEMC