Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh shot dead while covering Israeli military operation in West Bank

Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh shot dead while covering Israeli military operation in West Bank

Published May 11, 2022
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By Hadas Gold, Abeer Salman and Amir Tal, CNN

Updated 5:14 PM ET, Wed May 11, 2022

Jerusalem (CNN)Palestinian-American Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was fatally shot while covering an Israeli military operation in the West Bank city of Jenin on Wednesday.

CNN’s Nadeen Ebrahim, Abbas Al Lawati, Gianluca Mezzofiore and Katie Polglase also contributed to this report.