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Family mourns Palestinian shot by Israeli forces

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'I lost my senses when I heard the news. I lost my mind,' says the father of Mohammad Mousa, pictured in a poster commemorating his death [Courtesy of Mousa family]

When 26-year-old Mohammad Mousa left his home in the small village of Deir Ballut in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday morning to renew his driver’s license, his family never expected him to return several days later in a plastic body bag.

“I remember what my son was wearing and how he smelled that day,” Abdallah, Mousa’s grieving father, told Al Jazeera.

“He finished building his home, he was buying a new vehicle, and after the olive harvest he was planning on getting engaged,” he said. “I lost my senses when I heard the news. I lost my mind. Only God can understand how we are feeling right now.”

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