Tuesday, June 27
Latest News
  1. Car accident on main West Bank highway leaves 6 Palestinians killed
  2. Israel orders for home in Beit Jala to be demolished
  3. 7 Palestinians detained, 8 hospitalized in violent military raids
  4. Pushing Gaza to suicide: The politics of humiliation
  5. Israeli airstrikes hit Gaza City, Rafah after rocket lands in Israel
  6. Leaked document says Muhammad Dahlan to become leader in Gaza Strip
  7. NGO: Israel practices 'systematic' torture on Palestinian detainees
  8. Israel refuses entry to UNESCO group expected to visit Hebron
  9. 5 Palestinian teens indicted for throwing fireworks at Israeli police
  10. PA suppresses sit-in in Ramallah held by former political prisoners

Gaza man critically injured after setting himself on fire

April 3, 2017 7:59 P.M. (Updated: April 3, 2017 7:59 P.M.)
GAZA (Ma’an) -- A Palestinian man in his twenties from the al-Sabra neighborhood in the southern Gaza Strip set himself on fire after pouring gasoline on his body, causing him to sustain critical injuries.

Medical sources at the al-Shifa medical complex told Ma’an that 80 percent of the man’s body sustained critical burns.

Palestinian police spokesperson Ayman al-Bantaji added that the man was 27 years old, but did not disclose his identity.

According to al-Bantaji, the reasons behind the incident remained unknown.

Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2017