The death of a Ne’ma Qaraeen from Silwan
July 22, 2013

The 17-year old Ne’ma Bader Qaraeen passed away after midnight last night after she fell from the top of the 4th floor of her family house in the village of Silwan south of Al-Aqsa Mosque. Witnesses said that the girl was sitting with her father and brother next to a barbecue grill and the grill suddenly and quickly caught on fire sending high flames which caught on a cover the girl was using to warm herself, she quickly reacted and backed up and fell from the top of the building and immediately passed away. The Israeli forces surrounded the area and investigated the incident, and the girl’s body was taken at 5 a.m. to Abu Kabeer Institute for autopsy. The police said in a statement that it will continue to investigate all the details, circumstances and condition of the incident, and taking into account other possibilities and trends.