Gaza teen shot dead in Israel border clash: ministry

EDITORS NOTE: Graphic content / A relative mourns over the body of Palestinian teenager Amir Abu Musaid at the al-Aqsa hospital in Deir el-Balah, in the central Gaza Strip, after he was shot dead in clashes with the Israeli military along the Gaza border on January 11, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / MAHMUD HAMS

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories, June 29, 2018 (BSS/AFP) – Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian youth aged about 13 on Friday in border clashes near the town of Khan Yunis in the Gaza Strip, the Hamas-ruled territory’s health ministry said.

Ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra told AFP the name and exact age of the boy, who was shot in the head, were not immediately available.