A number of Palestinians were martyred and others were injured on Monday as they confronted a massive Israeli raid near the West Bank city of Jericho.
Palestinian media reported that Israeli occupation forces raided on Monday the Aqabat Jabr refugee camp, adjacent to Jericho, killing five Palestinians, including two brothers.
An Israeli bloody massacre in Jericho’s Aqabat Jabr refugee camp where Israeli occupation forces killed in cold blood five Palestinians, including two brothers, during a brutal assault on Monday before seizing their bodies. pic.twitter.com/O6Vn4pAH33
— Quds News Network (@QudsNen) February 6, 2023
The raid prompted clashes between the occupation forces and Palestinians who rushed to defend the camp, Palestinian media reported.
Three others were injured, one seriously, during clashes with Israeli occupation forces, according to Palestinian media.
Quds News Network identified the martyrs as: Ibrahim Awadat, Thaer Awadat, Malik Lafi, Adham Awadat and Rafaat Awadat.
Israeli occupation military confirmed the raid in the Aqabat Jabr camp, saying that a firefight broke out and several Palestinians were killed or injured.
Source: Palestinian and Israeli media (translated and edited by Al-Manar English Website)