- Title: Palestinian woman killed during fire exchange - medics
- Date: 16th November 2016
- Summary: NABLUS, WEST BANK (NOVEMBER 16, 2016) (REUTERS) VARIOUS OF VIEW OF NABLUS OLD CITY IN EARLY MORNING / AUDIO OF GUNFIRE HEARD IN THE BACKGROUND EMPTY BULLET ON GROUND VARIOUS OF PALESTINIAN SECURITY FORCES PATROLLING IN OLD CITY LEAKING WATER TUBE DAMAGED DURING EXCHANGE OF FIRE MEMBER OF PALESTINIAN SECURITY TAKING POSITION ON ROOF TOP VARIOUS OF PALESTINIAN SECURITY FORCES PATROLLING OLD CITY VARIOUS OF SECURITY IN STREET
- Embargoed: 1st December 2016 13:33
- Keywords: Palestinian woman killed fire exchange medics
- Location: NABLUS, WEST BANK
- City: NABLUS, WEST BANK
- Country: Palestinian Territories
- Topics: Conflicts/War/Peace
- Reuters ID: LVA00158P0I13
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text: Palestinian medical officials said on Wednesday (November 16) that a woman was killed during an exchange of fire between Palestinian gunmen and Palestinian security forces in the West Bank city of Nablus.
Medical official in Rafedia hospital in Nablus said that a 39-year-old woman was killed by a bullet in her chest.
Reuters footage showed the city in early morning hours when the sound of gunfire could be heard.
The Governor of Nablus, Akram Rajoub, during an interview with a local radio station, said that the exchange of fire started after militants targeted positions of the Palestinian security.
Recently there had been several incidents where Palestinian security forces exchanged fire with Palestinian militants in Nablus.
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