Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, July, 03, 2017.
Troops invade West Bank communities and injures more than 30 civilians as troops clashes with protesters in Gaza leaving one injured youth. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned.
Israeli soldiers injured, on Sunday at night, at least 35 Palestinians, including one who suffered a life-threatening injury after being shot with a rubber-coated steel bullet in the eye, after the army attack a funeral procession in occupied East Jerusalem.
The funeral was for a local youth who drowned several days ago while swimming in Tiberius Sea. One Palestinian was shot with a rubber-coated steel bullet in one of his eyes, also leading to hemorrhage in his brain, before he was moved to Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem, in a serious condition.
At least ten other Palestinians were shot with rubber-coated steel bullets, and others were assaulted and clubbed by the soldiers, before medics moved them to local hospitals and clinics, while nearly 24 Palestinians suffered the severe effects of teargas inhalation.
Elsewhere, Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Sunday evening, a Palestinian man after the army invaded al-Mogheer village, northeast of Ramallah, and fired many gas bombs and concussion grenades, causing fires in a car and three dunams of farmlands.
Medical sources said one Palestinian was shot with a live Israeli bullet, before he was rushed to a hospital in Ramallah, while many residents suffered the severe effects of teargas inhalation.
Moreover, Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, Qaryout village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, abducted a Palestinian from his work, and fired gas bombs, causing many Palestinians, including children, to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation.
In the meantime, Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and at dawn Monday, seventeen Palestinians, including children, from their homes in different parts of the occupied West Bank.
In Gaza, Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Sunday evening, a young Palestinian man with live fire, and caused dozens of residents, including children, to suffer the severe effects of teargas inhalation, during clashes that erupted near the border fence, in the various parts of the Gaza Strip.
And that’s all for today from the IMEMC News; this was the Monday, July, 03, 2017, news round-up from the Occupied Palestinian Territories. From more news and updates, please visit our website at www.imemc.org today’s report has been brought to you by George Rishmawi and me Ghassan Bannoura.