Palestinians Clash With Israeli Soldiers North Of Jerusalem

03 Jul
4:20 PM

Following the deadly shooting of a Palestinian teen by Israeli army fire, earlier Friday, dozens of youths clashed with the soldiers near the Qalandia terminal, north of occupied East Jerusalem.The Israeli army said one of its soldiers was injured in her head by a glass bottle, during clashes near the Qalandia refugee camp.

The soldiers also fired rounds of live ammunition, tear gas bombs and concussion grenades at the protesters, causing several injuries.

The slain Palestinian, Muhammad Hani al-Kasba, 17, was shot dead, approximately at 7:30 in the morning, as he was climbing the Annexation Wall, in an attempt to reach the Al-Aqsa Mosque for Friday prayers.

An Israeli commander shot the Palestinian teen in the back, causing him to fall from a high altitude; al-Kasba died in the Palestine Medical Center in Ramallah. http://www.imemc.org/article/72138

On Thursday at night, Israeli soldiers invaded Awarta village, in the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and kidnapped two Palestinians.

Facebooktwitterredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmail
« »

IMEMC & Agencies

Related Articles