Wednesday, September 24, 2008

Israeli Soldiers Injure Mentally Disabled Palestinian Near Bethlehem

"Israeli soldiers injure mentally disabled Palestinian near Bethlehem

Bethlehem – Ma’an – A mentally disabled Palestinian child was injured Monday morning by Israeli gunfire near Bethlehem, according to Palestinian sources.

The 10-year-old Muhammad Abu Dayyah from Beit Ummar, a village between Bethlehem and Hebron, sustained wounds after Israeli soldiers opened fire on him. He was in the area around Safa, a village south of Bethlehem, near the illegal Israeli settlement Kefar Etzion.