Israeli Soldiers Injure Dozens of Palestinians, Detain 6 in the Occupied West Bank

Israeli forces detained, on Friday, six Palestinian civilians in various parts of the occupied West Bank, and injured dozens more during incursions into Palestinian towns, local sources reported.

On Friday evening, soldiers detained Moataz Bisharat, the Palestinian official in charge of the settlement file in the Tubas governorate in the northeastern West Bank, while he was on his own land east of Tammun town, south of Tubas.

Israeli forces detained, at dawn Friday, four Palestinian civilians from Turmus Ayya town, northeast of Ramallah in the central West Bank.

After storming and searching the homes of the young men, soldiers detained Waad Awad Abu Samra, Anas Ziyad Jabara, in addition to two brothers Abdullah Al-Khatib and Abdul Rahman Ali Ratib Al-Khatib.

The army invaded, at dawn Friday, the home of Ahmed Rukn, in the Ras al-Amoud neighborhood in Silwan in occupied Jerusalem, before detaining him.

In related news, occupation soldiers shot and injured, on Friday, two Palestinian young men in Deir Abu Mishaal village, west of Ramallah in the central West Bank, the Ministry of Health confirmed.

The Ministry added that soldiers shot and injured two young men with rubber-coated steel rounds in the head. The wounded men were transferred to Istishari Arab Hospital in Ramallah, in stable condition.

Meanwhile, on Friday evening, the occupation army invaded al-Lubban al-Sharqiya village, south of Nablus in the northern West Bank, triggering local Palestinian youths to confront the incursion.

Israeli forces occupied rooftops and fired live ammunition, rubber-coated steel rounds, concussion grenades, and tear gas canisters at Palestinian civilians, resulting in several cases of inhalation injuries.

Similarly, Israeli troops stormed Beit Ummar town, northwest of Hebron in the southern occupied West Bank and opened fire at Palestinian youths who protested the invasion.

Soldiers stationed on rooftops opened live fire, steel rounds, concussion grenades, and tear gas canisters at the Palestinian youths, causing dozens to suffer the toxic effects of tear gas inhalation.


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