Silwan- A Jerusalemite boy is critically injured in the head
August 19, 2023

The Jerusalemite child, Abd al-Rahman Amer al-Zaghal, was wounded by a bullet in the head, in the Al-Hara Al-Wusta neighborhood in Silwan.

Eyewitnesses stated that the child, Al-Zaghal, was shot in the head, and one of the young men tried to provide him with first aid immediately after his injury, while the forces stormed the place and forcibly removed those present, and arrested him immediately.

Witnesses added that the forces stormed the Al-Hara Al-Wusta neighborhood and several neighborhoods in Silwan, and deployed in the alleys.

The child's family explained that their son was transferred to Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital, and the family is not informed of any information about "the health condition of their son," and the forces impose a tight siege on the department where the child is being treated