Shireen Abu Akleh: Al Jazeera journalist shot and killed in West Bank

An Al Jazeera journalist has been shot dead while covering an Israeli army raid in the town of Jenin in the occupied West Bank.The Palestinian health ministry said Shireen Abu Akleh, a reporter for the broadcaster’s Arabic language channel, was shot and died soon after.Another Palestinian journalist working for the Jerusalem-based Al-Quds newspaper was wounded but in stable condition.The ministry claimed the reporters were hit by Israeli fire. Video footage of the incident showed Abu Akleh wearing a blue flak jacket marked with the word "PRESS."

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