Middle East news

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli settlers in Nablus

RAMALLAH – 30 November 2017: A Palestinian farmer was shot dead on Thursday by Israeli settlers while working in his land near the village of Qusra, southern Nablus in the West Bank, according to medical sources.
Mahmoud Zaal Odeh died of his wounds after being shot by Israeli settlers, the sources noted.
In a statement, Palestinian official in charge of the settlement file in the northern West Bank Ghassan Daghlas said that Israeli settlers stormed lands of Palestinian citizens in Qusra village and shot the 48- year Palestinian man in his chest. He was announced dead few minutes later.