JERUSALEM, PALESTINOW.COM — A Palestinian youth was injured on Monday night after being shot by the Israeli police in Hadera settlement near Haifa, the northern area of the 1948 occupied Palestine.
The Israeli website 0404 reported, quoting an Israeli police spokesperson, that a 21-year-old Palestinian, whose identity has not been revealed, attempted to stab an Israeli officer.
The Israeli police stopped the Palestinian youth and asked him to show his ID card, the spokesperson said, claiming that the youth was carrying a knife and attempted a stabbing attack.
He was shot and transferred to an Israeli hospital for treatment. His injury was described as “moderate”.