Army Injures Several Palestinians at Anti-Settlement Protests Near Nablus

Israeli forces attacked, on Friday, anti-settlement demonstrations in Beita, Beit Dajan and Qaryout near Nablus city, in the northern occupied West Bank, injuring eleven protestors, the Palestinian News & Information Agency (WAFA) reported.

In the village of Qaryout, southeast of Nablus, the occupation army opened fire at Palestinian protestors with rubber-coated steel rounds and concussion grenades, injuring six people.

Qaryout, Nablus. Photo: Filistinpost

Soldiers also fired tear gas canisters at the non-violent demonstrators, causing several people to suffer the toxic effects of tear gas inhalation. Injuries were treated at the scene.

In Beita town, southeast of Nablus, Palestinians gathered to protest the ongoing colonization of the occupied Palestinian territories, injuries were reported, not further details were available at the time of this report.

In Beit Dajan, east of Nablus, Israeli forces injuring five peaceful protestors with rubber-coated steel bullets, and caused several others to suffer the toxic effects of tear gas inhalation.

Photo: Wahaj Bani Moufleh

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