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Israeli settlers shoot, kill Palestinian paramedic in Nablus

Saturday 20-April-2024


A Palestinian paramedic was killed by Israeli settlers’ gunfire in Sawiya town in southern Nablus on Saturday evening.

The Palestinian Red Crescent Society announced that its crews carried a 48-year-old ambulance driver to hospital where he was soon afterwards proclaimed dead.

Activist Bashara Qaryuti said that ambulances headed to the village of Sawiya to transfer casualties and after carrying a number of them the vehicles came under heavy gunfire from settlers and army soldiers killing the ambulance driver.

Two citizens in Sawiya suffered bullet injuries as a result of the settlers’ attacks on the village, one was hit in his face and the other in his chest, according to the Society.

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