22 years old Ahmad Hijazi, a nursing student, shot dead by Israeli police, during a fight with criminals, in the city of Tamara, north of so-called "Israel", near Haifa. Hijazi reportedly was at the scene after he exited his home to see what was going on. A young doctor was injured while attempting to treat Hijazi.
The two policeman involved released hours after the interrogation, claiming "they felt their lives were in danger and therefore carried out the shooting".
After the shooting and the funural, tens of thousands went out to the main highway outside Tamara, blocked it and clashed with the police.The city also anounced a general strike.