With burning tyres and stones,the students of the Quads Open University in the West Bank city of Beit Sahour protested on Tuesday afternoon, at their university’s decision to be placed under the control of the Palestinian Authority ( PA) instead of the Palestinian liberation organization (PLO).

Students mainly from Fatah youth closed the main street alongside the university blocking traffic with burning tyres .

One of the demonstrators said that the students were also protesting against internal fighting and the financial hardship that PA Employees are facing from not recieving their salaries over the last four months.