Israeli soldiers attacked on Friday afternoon a peaceful protest against the Separation wall in Bal’in, west of Ramallah; five residents were injured and two international peace activists arrested.

A local source in the village stated that residents and international peace activists peacefully protested against the wall, army intercepted the protest and fired gas bombs and rubber coated bullets.

A medical source in the village said that three residents suffocated after inhaling gas fired by the army, and two residents were injured by rubber-coated bullets.

Also, soldiers arrested two international peace activists and transferred them to an unknown location.