Palestinian killed in gun fire with Israeli army

An Israeli soldier keeps watch as Palestinians sit nearby after the army entered the village of Yatta in the occupied West Bank. (AFP)

A Palestinian man accused of killing an Israeli rabbi died on Tuesday in an exchange of fire with Israeli soldiers in the West Bank, the military said.

“A terrorist behind the attack in which Rabbi Michael Mark was assassinated on July 1 was killed on Tuesday night during exchanges of fire with soldiers,” the military statement said.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:47 - GMT 06:47