Palestinian youth killed after being stabbed in the heart by Israeli settler near Salfit

A Palestinian youth was killed today evening after being stabbed in the heart by an Israeli settler in the town of Iskaka in the Salfit Governorate, according to a brief statement issued by the ministry of health.

The ministry said that 27-year-old Ali Hassan Harb succumbed to a fatal stabbing to the heart by an Israeli settler.

Local sources said settlers had set up a tent on village land and when residents, including the deceased, went to the land to kick them out, a settler stabbed Harb in the heart and killed him.

Source: Palestine News & Information Agency