A Palestinian civilian died of his wounds while another was injured on Wednesday morning after a settler opened fire at them at the junction of Beita, south of Nablus.
Sources in the Palestinian Ministry of Health confirmed the death of one of the injured from his wounds inside the Israeli hospital.
Sources in the Palestinian liaison said that the martyr was Mohammed Abdel Fattah from Salfit.
A settler opened fire on the two youths this morning and wounded them near the Beta junction.
According to the sources, one of the injured, Khaled Salah Rawajba, a 26-year-old resident of the village of Rojib, east of Nablus, was shot in the head and taken to Rafidya hospital in Nablus. He was transferred to an Israeli hospital. He was later pronounced dead from his serious wounds. eye witnesses denied the Israeli allegations that there was a stabbing. They said that the two men who were injured at the Beta junction, one of them a truck driver Carrying an Israeli plate, got out of his truck because of the settler's closure of the road. The settler opened fire on him, While the other young man was wounded who worked in the "garage" for cars during the shooting in the area. Following the incident, the Israeli occupation forces closed Hawara checkpoint in both directions.