Palestinian medical sources in Jerusalem reported that an elderly Palestinian woman was wounded, on Wednesday evening, after Israeli soldiers attacked her and her family, in Atarot area north of Jerusalem, and kidnapped two family members.The Palestinian News & Info Agency, WAFA, reported that Israeli soldiers attacked members of Al-Bazian family and hurled gas bombs at their home.

Resident Sobeh Al-Bazian, 66, suffocated after inhaling gas and was moved to Hadassah Israeli Hospital in the city. The soldiers went on to kidnap two members of her family.

Bilal Yousef al-Bazian, the son of Sobeh, said that the attack was unprovoked and fast, as the soldiers attacked the young men of the family and sprayed them with gas before kidnapping Talal Yousef al-Bazian, 40, and Yousef Zuheir al-Bazian, 23.

Bilal added that soldiers attacked his mother who tried to defend her sons, and her grandson, “but the soldiers did not show any respect to her age; they threw her on the ground and sprayed her with gas”. His mother was hospitalized suffered suffering bruises and pain in her back.