Israel’s army says the dead roadside-terrorist was among a group of 3 throwing stones & firebombs at Israeli cars near Hebron, and has ordered an investigation into the incident.
Early on Monday morning IDF forces shot and killed a Palestinian near Hebron who was part of a group throwing firebombs and stones at passing Israeli drivers.
The incident occurred west of the village of Samu near Hebron.
The IDF said that the deceased was among three masked man who were throwing the objects at the drivers. After firing warning shots, the IDF fired on the suspects.
Following the event, the IDF has ordered the opening of a military police investigation.
Palestinian news agency Ma’an identified the deceased man as 22-year-old Munir Ahmed Badarin.
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