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Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org for Tuesday September 10th, 2013.
Israeli troops injuries a Palestinian child as it invade West Bank communities and kidnaps civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned.
A Palestinian child was injured as he was ran over by an Israeli military vehicle during an invasion targeting the village of Beit Or Al-Tihta village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah
Eyewitnesses said that the child suffered mild-to-moderate injuries, and was moved by the soldiers to a military base in the area where he received medical treatment.
The incident led to clashes with local youths who hurled stones and empty bottles at the military base; the army fired concussion grenades and gas bombs; no injuries have been reported.
In other news, Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded the Al-Arroub Refugee Camp, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, violently broke into dozens of homes and searched them, and kidnapped at least 17 Palestinians.
Local sources have reported that the soldiers attacked several Palestinians while searching their homes, and distributed leaflets in the camp threatening “harsh consequences should local youths continue to throw stones at the soldiers and settlers in the area”.
Also on Tuesday Israeli soldiers kidnapped four Palestinians in As-Suwwana neighborhood, in occupied East Jerusalem. The attacks come less than 24 hours since the army kidnapped ten Palestinians in Sur Baher, Al-Eesawiyya and the Old City.
Local sources in Jerusalem said that several military jeeps invaded As-Suwwana, broke into and searched several homes causing property damage, and kidnapped four young men.
Earlier on Tuesday, soldiers invaded Azmout village, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and kidnapped two brothers after violently searching their home.
And that’s all for today from the IMEMC News; this was the Tuesday September 10th news round-up from the Occupied Palestinian Territories. For more news and updates please visit our website at www.imemc.org. Today’s report has been brought to you by George Rishmawi and me, Ghassan Bannoura.