Israeli Forces Shoot, Kill Worker South of Hebron

Jan 12 2013 / 6:51 pm

Israeli forces shot dead a Palestinian worker on Saturday who was attempting to cross into Israel, Israeli medical sources said.

Uday Kamil Muhammad Darwish, 21, was attempting to cross the border in an area south of Hebron when he spotted an Israeli military patrol and began to run away.

Darwish, from Dura, worked in Israel but did not have a permit.

He was shot in the back by Israeli soldiers and evacuated to Soroka Medical Center in Beersheba, Israeli medical sources said.

Initial reports said that Darwish was injured after falling over while trying to escape.

Israeli sources said that the army has opened an investigation into the incident.

(Ma’an –

Posted by on Jan 12 2013 . Filed under News . You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 . You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

Leave a Comment

Please insert the correct number.

The Free Zone | Blog

  • July 23, 2016

    Bedouin Man Claims Innocence on Charge of Deliberately Sheltering Tel Aviv Shooters

    A Palestinian Bedouin man was charged on Thursday with sheltering the alleged perpetrators of the shooting attack in a Tel Aviv market thatleft four Israelis deadon June 8. - Abdelhadi Abu Afash, 49, a resident of the Bedouin town of Shaqib al-Salam in the Negev in southern Israel was accused of “unlawfully sheltering illegals under aggravated circumstances,” when he allegedly allowed cousins, Muhammad and Khalid... More →
  • July 23, 2016

    Dawabsha Released from Hospital a Year After Settler Arson Attack Killed His Family

    Nearly one year after his parents and 18-month-old brother were murdered in an arson attack on their home by Jewish extremists, six-year-old Ahmad Dawabsha was released from Israel’s Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, on Friday, according to Israeli media. - The young boy was severely injured in thehigh-profile attackthat took place in the town of Duma in the Nablus district in July 2015, and has since undergone a... More →
  • July 23, 2016

    Doctors for Human Rights Demands that IPS Remove Chains on Hunger Striker, Bilal Kayed

    The General Israeli Radio has announced that Doctors for Human Rights in Israel has filed a suit before the Central Court of Ber Alsaba demanding that it order the Israeli Prison Service to remove chains tied to Palestinian hunger striker Bilal Kayed, who has been on hunger strike for 39 days. - Kayed went on a hunger strike demanding his freedom after he was placed under an administrative detention order on the day he... More →
  • July 23, 2016

    Updating Electoral Records for Local Elections Kicks off in Palestine

    By Palestine Chronicle Staff - The Central Elections Commission in Palestine has resumed today, updating electoral records in preparation for local elections to be held in October 2016 in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. - In a statement, The Central Elections Commission said, “Registration process and updating electoral records will continue for five days at the same centers used by the Commission previously, where... More →
  • July 23, 2016

    Palestinians Mark 44th Anniversary of Death of Ghassan Kanafani

    By Palestine Chronicle Staff - Palestinians worldwide, and their supporters yesterday marked the 44th anniversary of the assassination of Ghassan Kanafani by Israel in Beirut in 1972 by planting explosives in his car. Kanafani’s niece Lamees Nijim, 17, was killed with him. - Kanafani was born in 1936 to a Palestinian family in Acre, and was expelled along with his family during the Nakba to Sidon in 1948. He... More →

Recent News

Support Palestine Chronicle
Support Palestine Chronicle
"The Palestine Chronicle is a beacon. History, witness, analysis and ways forward are here, written with authority and humanity. Long may it publish." — John Pilger.
Subscribe to Newsletter
Enter your email address to subscribe to our mailing list.
I Remember My Name
My Father Was A Freedom Fighter
Being Palestinian
Disclaimer RSS Feed Contact us Donation Popup
© Copyright 1999-2016 All rights reserved
Powered By MediaSeniors