Israeli gunfire likely killed reporter: US

Updated July 4 2022 - 3:46pm, first published 3:43pm
US officials say the bullet that killed Shireen Abu Akleh was damaged and its origin can't be known.

Al-Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was likely killed by unintentional gunfire from Israeli positions but independent investigators could not reach a definitive conclusion about the origin of the bullet that struck her, the US State Department says.