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Sources: Man in Gaza killed by Israel's military

By Kareem Khadder, CNN
updated 11:27 AM EST, Fri January 24, 2014
[File photo] Israeli soldiers in Betunia near the West Bank city of Ramallah on October 4, 2013.
[File photo] Israeli soldiers in Betunia near the West Bank city of Ramallah on October 4, 2013.

Jerusalem (CNN) -- The Israeli military shot and killed a 20-year-old Palestinian man in Gaza on Friday, an official and sources in the Palestinian territory told CNN.

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The victim is Bilal Ewaida, a farmer and resident of the area east of Jabaliya, ministry of health spokesman Ashraf al-Qidra told CNN. He said the slain man was farming at the time of the shooting, and another man was shot and wounded.

Israel is looking into the report, an Israeli official told CNN.

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