Clashes in Palestinian camp in Lebanon kill child

A Palestinian Fatah member takes up a position in the Ain el-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp in southern Lebanon, February 28, 2017. (Reuters)

Clashes between gunmen in the Ain el-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp in southern Lebanon killed a child on Tuesday, the latest casualty in several days of violence, the state-run National News Agency reported.

Witnesses said the boy was severely wounded in the head, apparently by a gunshot, before being taken to hospital.

The NNA said at least one other person was wounded by sniper fire on Tuesday.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:49 - GMT 06:49
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