Wednesday May 11, 2022

VIDEO: Palestinian female reporter for Al Jazeera killed by Israeli forces in West Bank

VIDEO: Palestinian female reporter for Al Jazeera killed by Israeli forces in West Bank

Shireen Abu Akleh, who is also a US citizen, regularly reported on-camera from across the Palestinian territories. AP

A journalist for Al Jazeera was shot and killed while covering an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank town of Jenin early on Wednesday. The broadcaster and a reporter who was wounded in the incident blamed Israeli forces, while Israel said there was evidence the two were hit by Palestinian gunfire.