A thirteen year old Palestinian girl was shot and killed by an Israeli guard after she ran towards an entrance to the West Bank with a knife.
Ruqayya Eid Abu Eid reportedly had a fight with her family on Saturday morning resulting in her running out of the home with a knife. According to police, Ruqayya intended on dying.
Police later detained the girl’s father, who was searching for Ruqayya, and questioned him.
According to local media the father was taken to a local police station at the Jewish settlement of Ma’ale Adumim.