Israeli Killed, Four Others Injured Near Joseph’s Tomb

An Israeli civilian was killed and four others injured after entering Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus without proper permits.

Palestinian officials have notified Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT) officials that the civilians were shot by a Palestinian policeman who, after identifying suspicious movements, fired in their direction.

Senior IDF and Civil Administration officials are expected to meet with senior Palestinian security officials in the coming hours in order to examine the incident.

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