Israel forces kill Palestinian in Jerusalem: Palestinian official

Palestinians watch on October 14, 2015 as Israeli security forces set up a road block in the Ras al-Amud neighbourhood in east Jerusalem, where police reportedly shot and killed a Palestinian holding a petrol bomb during clashes on November 29Israeli border police killed a Palestinian on Sunday during clashes in occupied east Jerusalem, an official at the Palestinian health ministry told AFP, identifying him as Ayman Samih Abassi, 17. An Israeli police statement said that officers fired at a Palestinian holding a petrol bomb in the Ras al-Amud neighbourhood after they came under attack from a volley of the missiles, but they could not confirm hitting him. Violence since October 1 has left 101 dead on the Palestinian side, including an Arab Israeli, as well as 17 Israelis, an American and an Eritrean.

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