Last week,police shot Muhammad Jamal Ubeid when he stood outside his home in Issawiyah in “East Jerusalem”. A sponge bullet for demonstration dispersal hit him under his eye. Ubeid is 5 years old.
A month earlier, on November 14th, the Israeli military shot Mayar Amran Twafic al-Natsheh in her head with a rubber-coated metal bullet, while she was riding in her grandfather’s car, together with her grandmother, al-Natsheh is a 10 year old girl.
A day earlier in al-Issawiya, on November 13th, the Israeli army shot Saleh Mahmoud in his face. A sponge bullet for demonstration dispersal hit him between his eyes. Mahmoud is an 11 year old boy.
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