7 Palestinians Martyred, 9 Injured in Ongoing Israeli Assault on Jenin


Occupied Jerusalem, Seven Palestinians, including a doctor, were martyred and nine others were injured on Tuesday, in the ongoing Israeli aggression on the city of Jenin and its camp.

According to the Palestinian Ministry of Health, seven Palestinians were martyred and nine others were injured, including three seriously, during confrontations that broke out after the Israeli occupation forces stormed Jenin camp, Palestinian news agency (WAFA) reported.

The director of Jenin Governmental Hospital said that among the martyrs was the surgical specialist who was targeted in the vicinity of the hospital, a teacher who was on duty in a school, and a student on his way back home.

According to the Red Crescent, there are school students among the injured in Jenin, and the occupation army is obstructing medical crews from reaching them.

The Director of Education in Jenin said that all schools in the city of Jenin and its camp were evacuated, with the exception of some students in Al-Karama and Al-Zahraa schools du
e to the seriousness of the current events.

The head of the Popular Committee for Jenin Camp Service explained that students from UNRWA schools are still besieged, WAFA added.

According to security sources, the occupation forces stormed the city of Jenin and its camp, and drove through the streets of Jenin, Haifa, Nablus, and Burqin Road, sparking confrontations centered in the vicinity of Jenin camp and Wadi Burqin.

With the killing of the seven civilians, the death toll in the West Bank since Oct. 7 rises to 513.

Source: Qatar News Agency

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