23 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli forces because the begin of January.
Israeli troops have killed a minimum of three Palestinians and wounded a number of others throughout armed confrontations in Jenin, within the northern occupied West Financial institution, in accordance with witnesses and medics.
The Israeli army confirmed that an operation was underneath method in Jenin on Thursday, however didn’t instantly present additional particulars.
Jenin is amongst areas of the northern West Financial institution the place Israel has intensified raids over the previous 12 months, in an try to crackdown on rising armed Palestinian resistance.
The identities of the casualties in Jenin weren’t instantly clear. The Palestinian armed teams Hamas and Islamic Jihad mentioned their fighters had been battling Israeli troops.
The variety of Palestinians killed by Israeli forces throughout raids within the occupied West Financial institution and East Jerusalem in January is now 23, together with 5 youngsters.
Greater than 170 Palestinians had been killed in such raids in 2022, a lot of them civilians.