IDF soldiers shot dead a Palestinian terrorist in Beit Lahiya on Sunday morning after he fired a Kassam rocket at the western Negev, the army said.
The rocket landed in an open field.
According to Palestinian security officials, a 16-year-old civilian, Abdallah Abu Namous, was driving his donkey carriage when he was killed.
They said Abu Namous had accidentally entered an area used earlier by militants to fire rockets at Israel.
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