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Palestinian justice minister says Israel deliberately killed a journalist

On May 11, veteran Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Aqleh, 51, was shot dead in the wake of an Israeli raid on a refugee camp in the city of Jenin.

protests between The Palestinians were dense and when Shireen Abu Akle was buried trouble broke out Then the Israeli police entered the crowd to lower the Palestinian flags and beat the mourners with batons.

Palestinian Justice Minister Akram al-Khatib announced, Thursday, that the bullet that killed Shireen Abu Akleh was 5.56 caliber and contained a steel element used in the bullets by NATO forces. The bullet was the type made to pierce bulletproof vests.

According to the investigation, It should be clear that the Israeli soldier who shot the 51-year-old deliberately did so despite wearing a jacket and helmet marked “press”.

Akram al-Khatib said, “It is clear that one of the occupation forces fired a bullet that hit Shireen Abu Oqla directly in the head.” reporters in the West Bank.

According to Reuters, the Palestinian Authority will not hand over the bullet to Israel.

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