Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, at least twenty Palestinians in the al-‘Isawiya village, in occupied East Jerusalem.

Media sources in Jerusalem said the soldiers assaulted dozens of nonviolent protesters, who marched following Friday prayers at the local mosque, protesting the Israeli violations, and the illegal U.S. recognition of occupied Jerusalem as the unified capital of Israel.

The added that the soldiers resorted to the excessive use of force, and fired many gas bombs, concussion grenades and rubber-coated steel bullets.

Medical sources said at least twenty Palestinians were injured and received the needed treatment.