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Palestinian man fatally shot by Israeli military

By the CNN Wire Staff
  • The incident took place in southwest Jenin
  • He was a student

(CNN) -- Israeli forces shot dead a Palestinian man who opened fire at a security post Thursday, the military said.

The incident took place southwest of Jenin, a military spokesman said.

He was identified as an 18-year-old high school student from the village of Yabad in the West Bank, Palestinian security forces said.

CNN's Guy Azriel contributed to this report.