Israeli soldiers invaded, Friday, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and attacked dozens of protesters, wounding one with a rubber-coated steel bullet, and causing dozens to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation.

Media sources said the soldiers invaded ‘Aseeda area, near the illegal Karmie Tzur colony, which was built on stolen Palestinian lands, and fired a barrage of rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs, and concussion grenades.

They added that the soldiers shot Mohammad Awad, a senior nonviolent and media activist in the town, with a rubber-coated steel bullet in his leg, and caused many to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation.

Furthermore, the soldiers invaded Bab az-Zawiya area, in the center of Hebron city, and fired gas bombs and concussion grenades at Palestinian protesters, causing several injuries.