Israeli troops kill three Palestinians in W.Bank, Gaza unrest

Israeli security forces gather around the car of a Palestinian driver who attempted to ram his vehicle into Israeli police and soldiers at the Qalandia checkpoint in the occupied West Bank on December 18, 2015Two Palestinian drivers Friday tried but failed to run down Israeli security forces in the occupied West Bank, with one attacker shot dead and the other wounded, Israeli officials said. Troops later shot dead another man in clashes at Sinjil village northeast of the West Bank city of Ramallah, Palestinian health officials said, naming him as Nashat Asfour, 33. Near the village of Silwad, northwest of Ramallah, Mohammed Ayad, 20, was killed as he tried to steer his vehicle into a group of border police and soldiers entangled in a clash with Palestinians, police said.

Share this article