They told WAFA that forces closed the main entrance of the town, turned the roofs of several Palestinian-owned houses into outposts, and showered the nearby residential areas and the protesters in a hail of tear gas bombs
, injuring a 22-year-old Palestinian in the head after he was struck by a tear gas bomb
in his head, in addition to six more injuries.
Four Palestinians suffered gas bomb
suffocation at the northern entrance of Ramallah, but they were treated on the spot, the Red Crescent said in a statement.
In Bil'in, this week's protest commemorate the seventh anniversary of the death of Bassem Abu Rahma, a nonviolent activist who was killed in April 2009 after an Israeli soldier shot him in the chest with a high-velocity gas bomb
. The protest was attended by dozens of locals, Israeli and international peace activists.
The Committee added that the head of Bil'in village Council, Bassel Mansour, 40, was shot with a gas bomb
in his leg, while dozens of locals, Israeli and international peace activists suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation.
HEBRON, September 19, 2012 (WAFA) -- A 17-year-old PalestinianWednesday was severely injured by a gas bomb
canister shot at him at close range by Israeli soldiers during confrontations in al-Fawwar refugee camp, south of Hebron, according to the injured Palestinian's father.
According to local medical sources, the Israeli soldiers shot Mohammad Naji Tamimi, 9, with a gas bomb
on his abdomen.
It said Tamimi's face was split from the impact of the gas bomb
, losing a large amount of blood before being transferred by car to hospital in Ramallah, 30 kilometers away.
SEVEN people were killed in a horror gas bomb
attack at a disco in Lisbon early yesterday and 60 others taken to hospital.
The PJS strongly condemned the suppression of the march of international federation of journalists towards Qalandia checkpoint by Israeli occupation forces, through intensive use of toxic tearing gas and sound bombs, which caused the injury of the PJS president Nasse Abu Baker, by a tearing gas bomb
that targeted his shoulder and caused many others to choke., one of them; the journalist Adriana Hurtado, Colombian member of executive committee of International Federation of Journalists, and the colleague journalist Manal Khamis, PJS board member who needed to be transferred to medical clinic.
- Following used rubber bullets and threw gas bomb
to the family members Israeli soldiers left from the scene.
LAST Sunday was the 15th anniversary of Saddam Hussein's horrific gas bomb
attack on the Iraqi Kurds of Halabja.
Mahmoud, another protester, said he saw a 14-year-old boy being hit in his chest with a tear gas bomb
, adding that he rushed him to an ambulance in the square, where the paramedic told him that the boy had already died.