A 12 year old Palestinian boy has died after clashes with the Israel Defence Force in the West Bank. The clash happened on the outskirts of Arab East Jerusalem, al Ram.
The young boy, Muhey al-Tabakhi died in a Palestinian hospital as a result from wound caused by a projectile that struck his chest that resulted in heart failure.
An Israeli spokesperson claims the Border Police used only tear gas and stun grenades in the clash. Israel also claims the incident happened after petrol bomb had been thrown at Israeli forces.
Reuters reports that since October 2015 204 Palestinians have died in clashes with Israel.