4 Palestinian youths injured in Bethlehem, Ramallah confrontations
Three Palestinian young men were injured with rubber-coated metal bullets, and many others choked on teargas in the confrontations with the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Friday in Taqu’ town in Bethlehem province. A fourth young man was injured in the confrontations in a Ramallah village.
The Palestine News Agency, Wafa, said, quoting the mayor of Taqu’, Tayseer Abu Mefreh, that clashes erupted at the western entrance and in the center of the village between Palestinian youths and the IOF soldiers who fired metal bullets, tear gas canisters and sound bombs causing 3 injuries with metal bullets while the tear gas suffocation cases that were treated in the field.
The town witnesses regular clashes due to the repeated incursions conducted by the IOF into the area.
A young man was injured in the foot following the IOF firing of gun shots, metal bullets and tears gas canisters during the clashes that broke out at the entrance of Silwad town to the east of Ramallah city.
(Source / 07.01.2017)