By Adel Tayari –TDO-TUNUSIA- In reaction to the Israeli repression of worshipers and the closure of the Al-Aqsa Mosque Three settlers were killed and a fourth wounded on Friday evening, July 21 in a stabbing operation inside the settlement of Helmish, located on the land of the village of "Nabi Saleh" east of Ramallah in the middle of the occupied West Bank.
Israeli forces fired at the bomber, Omar al-Abd, 18 years, according to Israeli media and his health status was not mentioned and whether he was killed or wounded only. Noting that large forces of the Israeli army arrived at the scene, as Israeli ambulances rushed to the settlement and landed a helicopter in the place.
The AFP quoted an Israeli army statement that the attacker infiltrated into a house in the settlement, without providing further details on the identity of the attacker.
The incident comes at a time when occupied Jerusalem and all other major Palestinian cities have been seen protests in support of Al-Aqsa Mosque, in which confrontations with the occupation forces led to the death of three Palestinians and injuring hundreds.