Israeli forces shoot, paralyze Palestinian children in the occupied West Bank

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Israeli forces shoot, paralyze Palestinian children in the occupied West Bank

20-03-24 12:00:00,

Ramallah, March 20, 2024—Two children have been shot by Israeli forces and left paralyzed in the northern occupied West Bank. 

17-year-old Amr Sweidan was shot in the neck by Israeli forces on February 13 in Azzoun, a Palestinian town near Qalqilya in the northern occupied West Bank, according to documentation collected by Defense for Children International – Palestine. An Israeli military vehicle rammed into Amr and another young man while they were riding an electric bike, knocking them to the ground. The young man fled, while an Israeli soldier struck Amr with the vehicle’s door when he tried to stand up. Then, an Israeli soldier in the front passenger seat of the vehicle shot Amr from point-blank range while he was on the ground. Amr bled on the ground for about five minutes as an Israeli soldier placed his hand on his wound and told him, “Die, die!”

Amr was first taken to the Azzoun Governmental Hospital,

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