Israeli soldiers assaulted and injured, on Monday, a Palestinian girl and injured dozens of citizens, in the center of the southern occupied West Bank city of Hebron.

Media sources said that Israeli occupation forces beat a Palestinian girl whose age was not known at the time of writing this report.

They added that the girl suffered bruises from the attack and was transported to hospital for medical treatment.

Soldier fired tear gas canisters at citizens, causing dozens to suffer the toxic effects of tear gas inhalation.

In related news, Israeli occupation authorities closed the Ibrahimi Mosque until 10 pm on Tuesday, in order to facilitate the storming of the Muslim holy site for illegal settlers celebrating “Sukkot”.

Soldiers enhanced security measures and closed all military roadblocks and electronic gates around the Ibrahimi Mosque.