Palestinian report: 2 killed in clashes with IDF at Kalandya refugee camp

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 26, 2013 08:57

Two Palestinians were killed and 15 were wounded in clashes with Israeli security forces at the Kalandya refugee camp north of Jerusalem in the West Bank early Monday morning, official Palestinian news agency WAFA reported.

WAFA quoted hospital sources in the West Bank as saying Rubin Zayed and Jihad Aslan had been killed in the clashes.

The Bethlehem-based Ma'an News Agency reported that Israeli security forces stormed the Kalandya refugee camp at about 5 a.m. in order to arrest a suspect when clashes broke out.

According to the report, the IDF force used live fire and tear gas in the clashes.


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