In the afternoon of 8 December, in Bethlehem, took place the funeral of 21-year-old Malik Akram Shahin, who was killed last night during the IDF operation to arrest suspected terrorists in the city.
The army said that the fire was opened after the soldiers were attacked with IEDs and Molotov cocktails.
In the funeral of «Martyr», according to the Palestinian news Agency «mA’an», was attended by thousands of residents. Funeral stretcher body carried Teens in the form of an improvised militants: they were in their red shawls-arapatka, hiding their faces and wearing red trousers.
Israeli media reported that about 200 participants of the funeral ceremony came into confrontation with IDF soldiers at the Northern entrance to the city. The Arabs were thrown at soldiers stones and bottles with «Molotov cocktail». In response, the IDF soldiers opened fire with small-calibre rifles Ruger.
Reported two wounded protestors.