Palestinian medical sources have reported, on Monday evening, that several Palestinians suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation, near the Bilal Bin Rabah Mosque, north of the West Bank city of Bethlehem.The sources said soldiers, stationed near the Rachel Tomb area, including the nearby concrete military tower of the Annexation Wall, fired dozens of gas bombs at Palestinian protesters. All of the wounded received treatment by local medics.

Clashes also took place in the Um Rokba area, south of the al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem, after dozens of soldiers invaded it.

Several Palestinians have been treated for the effects of tear gas inhalation; soldiers also searched several homes.