Several school girls were injured when army fired tear gas bombs at
their school in Al Samu'a village south of the West Bank city of Hebron
on Wednesday morning.


Eyewitnesses said, that Israeli troops stopped and assualted several residents at the checkpoint located on the village entrance.  Also, soldiers attacked the school boys and fired rubber-coated metal bullets and tear gas at the students, who responded by throwing stones at the soldiers.

Later soldiers attacked the girls school in the village and fired tear gas bombs at the classrooms and the school playground causing several chocking cases as a result of gas inhalation, medical sources reported.

Troops also attacked the house of Hatem Abu Al Kabash, located on the northern entrance of Al village and forced him and his family in one room and took over the house and turned it to a military post, eyewitnesses reported.