The Israeli army said on Sunday that its forces were targeting “terrorist infrastructure” in the Jenin area in the occupied West Bank.
The Israeli military said on Monday it was striking targets in the occupied West Bank city of Jenin in a “massive counter-terrorism operation” which the Palestinian Health Ministry said killed one resident and injured another . other.
“One citizen was killed and another seriously injured in the shelling of the occupied (Israeli) area of Jenin,” the health ministry said.
Regular raids in the region
The Israeli army said its forces struck a “joint operations center” which it said served as a command center for the “Jenin Brigade”, a local militant group.
The city of Jenin, located in the northern West Bank, and the adjacent refugee camp are regularly the scene of clashes between Israeli and Palestinian forces.
The Israeli army regularly carries out raids in the region, theoretically under the control of the Palestinian Authority, chaired by Mahmoud Abbas.