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Nil'in: dozens suffer tear gas inhalation during the weekly protest

author Friday November 27, 2009 22:01author by Ghassan Bannoura - IMEMC News Report post

The villagers of Nil'in, central West Bank, along with their international supporters staged their weekly protest on Friday.


Youth taking cover form the tear gas at Today's protest in Bil'in – Photo by Hamde Abu Rahma

Villagers along with their international supporters conducted the midday prayers at the villagers lands were Israeli is building the wall.

After the prayers people marched closer to wall, Israeli troops stationed their fired tear gas at the protesters. Dozens suffered from the effects of tear gas inhalation and were treated locally.

category ramallah | non-violent action | news report author email ghassan at imemc dot org
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