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Palestinian killed in clashes with Israeli forces in the West Bank after funeral

  • Mourners carry the body of Ziyad Awad during his funeral in Beit Ummar, West Bank, Friday, April 10, 2015. Awad was killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers following a funeral of his cousin who died three months after being released from Israeli jail. (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean)

    Mourners carry the body of Ziyad Awad during his funeral in Beit Ummar, West Bank, Friday, April 10, 2015. Awad was killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers following a funeral of his cousin who died three months after being released from Israeli jail. (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean)  (The Associated Press)

  • Mourners grieve during the funeral of Ziyad  Awad during his funeral in Beit Ummar, West Bank, Friday, April 10, 2015. Awad was killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers following a funeral of his cousin who died three months after being released from Israeli jail. (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean)

    Mourners grieve during the funeral of Ziyad Awad during his funeral in Beit Ummar, West Bank, Friday, April 10, 2015. Awad was killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers following a funeral of his cousin who died three months after being released from Israeli jail. (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean)  (The Associated Press)

  • Mourners carry the body of Ziyad Awad during his funeral in Beit Ummar, West Bank, Friday, April 10, 2015. Awad was killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers, following the funeral of his cousin who died three months after being released from an Israeli jail. (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean)

    Mourners carry the body of Ziyad Awad during his funeral in Beit Ummar, West Bank, Friday, April 10, 2015. Awad was killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers, following the funeral of his cousin who died three months after being released from an Israeli jail. (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean)  (The Associated Press)

A Palestinian medic says a Palestinian was killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers after a funeral in the West Bank.

A doctor at Hebron's al-Ahli hospital says a man died after brought in with gunshot wounds from the nearby town of Beit Ummar. He spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to brief media.

Earlier, thousands attended a funeral for the man's cousin, who died three months after being released early from an Israeli prison due to illness. Clashes erupted after the funeral.

Israel's military says Palestinians threw rocks and firebombs, and rolled burning tires toward soldiers. It says troops used tear gas at first, but fired low-caliber bullets at the legs of four men after the soldiers felt their lives were in danger.