The Palestinian Authority (PA) on Saturday evening agreed to a forensic investigation by the US of the bullet that they claim killed Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Aqleh, Kan News reported, quoting a statement by the Palestinian Authority's general prosecutor to Al Jazeera.

"We will not give the bullet that killed Shireen Abu Aqleh to Israel at all," the prosecutor added. "Due to our belief that the occupying forces fired the bullet, we have agreed that the Americans examine it. We received several guarantees from the American coordinators that the bullet will not be passed to Israel."

At the same time, an Israeli source said that the bullet will be passed by the Palestinian Authority to the Americans - who will be present at the Israeli forensic investigation.

Abu Aqleh was killed on May 11 during a gunfight between IDF soldiers and PA terrorists. Since then, the PA has obstainately refused to pass the bullet over to either the US or Israel for examination.... Read More: Arutz-7