Wednesday 15 February 2006, 12:27 Makka Time, 9:27 GMT
Clashes broke out after 20 Israeli jeeps entered Qabatiya
A Palestinian teenager with learning difficulties has been shot dead by Israeli troops during clashes near the northern West Bank city of Jenin.
Palestinian security forces said Israeli soldiers shot and killed Mujahid Samadi, a retarded 15-year-old Palestinian boy who was carrying a toy gun, on Wednesday.
Palestinian security forces said Samadi died immediately after Israeli soldiers shot him through the chest. The death brings the overall toll since the September 2000 start of the Palestinian uprising to 4955, according to an AFP count. The majority have been Palestinians