Eman El-Sherbiny

Freelance open-source investigative journalist

Footage Captures Moment that 12-year-old Palestinian is Fatally Shot in Shuafat Refugee Camp

Post Published: March 13, 2024

Bellingcat has geolocated footage showing the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Rami Hamdan Al-Halhouli in Shuafat Refugee Camp in East Jerusalem on Tuesday.

The boy can be seen in this footage lighting a firework on the street and moving in the direction of the Separation Barrier, moments later a shot can be heard and the boy falls to the ground.

In a statement, the police said a single shot was fired at a suspect who had “endangered the forces while firing aerial fireworks in their direction.”

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