Several Palestinian soccer players of the al-Khader team, in the al-Khader town, south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, suffered severe effects of tear gas inhalation, on Saturday evening, after Israeli soldiers fired gas bombs on them during training.Athletics supervisor in the al-Khader Club Hussein Abdullah said the soldiers fired many gas bombs while the players were training, causing many of them to suffocate.

He added that the players had to stop their training due to the Israeli attack.

It is worth mentioning that the al-Khader soccer field has been subject to frequent Israeli military assaults, including attacks with gas bombs.