Palestinian Health Ministry claims Israeli military killed 2 children in West Bank

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The Israel military has killed two Palestinian children when it opened fire Wednesday in Jenin in the occupied West Bank, according to the Palestinian Ministry of Health.

The children has been identified as 8-year-old Adam Samer Al-Ghoul and 15-year-old Basel Sliman Abu Al-Wafa.

The Palestine Red Crescent Society reported that a child has been transferred to a local hospital from Jenin after he was shot and killed by Israeli military, according to a statement published Wednesday.

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As per the footage of a CCTV camera, obtained by CNN, the child can be seen taking cover behind a car before getting shot and can be seen lying on the ground. Subsequently another child approaches him, trying to drag him across the floor.

In a statement released by IDF on Tuesday, it stated that it will be conducting “counterterrorism activities” in Jenin.