Israeli soldiers injured, on Wednesday evening, at least seven Palestinians, caused many to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, and abducted a young man, near Huwwara military roadblock, south of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.

The Palestinians were marching near the military roadblock when the soldiers resorted to the excessive use of force against them.

Medical sources said at least seven were shot with rubber-coated steel bullets, in several parts of their bodies, and received the needed treatment.

They added that many Palestinians also suffered the effects of teargas inhalation.

Eyewitnesses said the soldiers also abducted one Palestinian, identified as ‘Ala ‘Azem Abu Mustafa, 18, and took him to an unknown destination.

In related news, the soldiers invaded Sebastia town, near Nablus, and fired dozes of live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets and gas bombs at the Palestinians who were marching in their own town.