Sunday, Feb. 25
Latest News
  1. Syndicate condemns Israeli detention of Palestinian journalist
  2. Palestinian man dies in Israeli custody hours after arrest
  3. Palestinian farmers evacuate lands as Israeli forces open fire in Gaza
  4. Soldiers, settlers raid Palestinian town to perform religious rituals
  5. Israeli forces detain 21 Palestinians, including 15-year-old
  6. Israeli forces raze Palestinian lands in Jenin and Hebron
  7. Israeli forces demolish 3 structures in East Jerusalem
  8. 4 Palestinians detained during protest in support of activist
  9. 2 Palestinian teenagers killed, 2 more injured after Israeli airstrike
  10. Israeli forces detain 17 Palestinians across West Bank, East Jerusalem

Hundreds of Palestinians march in funeral of 22-year-old Khalid al-Tayeh

Feb. 7, 2018 1:39 P.M. (Updated: Feb. 8, 2018 11:59 A.M.)
NABLUS (Ma'an) -- Thousands of Palestinians marched in the funeral of Khalid Walid al-Tayeh, 22, in the Iraq al-Tayeh village, east of Nablus in the northern occupied West Bank on Wednesday.

Al-Tayeh died on Tuesday evening after succumbing to a live bullet wound to the chest, which he sustained during clashes with Israeli forces in Nablus city earlier in the afternoon.

During the funeral procession, mourners chanted slogans condemning the Israeli occupation, as people carried pictures of al-Tayeh and Palestinian national and factional flags.

The march set off from the al-Jamia Hospital towards al-Tayeh’s family house where final farewells were said before carrying his body to the village’s mosque for prayers, and then to the village’s cemetery for burial.

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