An Israeli forces member killed, on Tuesday, three civilians in the city of Nablus, northern West Bank, the Palestinian Health Ministry announced and Anadolu News Agency reports.
The Ministry said in a press statement that “the three citizens were martyred as a result of the Israeli occupation’s direct shooting at them in the city of Nablus.”
Eyewitnesses told Anadolu Agency that an Israeli special forces member, hidden in a civilian vehicle, stormed the Al-Makhfieh neighbourhood in Nablus, and opened fire at a Palestinian car.
Activists circulated a video showing a member of the Israeli special forces running, after firing at the car.
In turn, the official Israeli Broadcasting Corporation said a special military force killed three members of a “military cell” in Nablus, and claimed that they recently carried out a series of shooting attacks in the vicinity of the city.