Days of Palestine

Wednesday, February 1

Israeli forces wound 8 Palestinians in Gaza, West Bank

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Days of Palestine, Gaza Strip/West Bank –Israeli occupation forces wounded on Friday four Palestinians in Gaza and four others in the occupied West Bank.

Witnesses said that eight Israeli military jeeps stationed at the eastern side of the Gaza borders opposite to the ware battered village of Khuza’a, Khan Younis.

The Israeli forces opened fire at tens of Palestinians in a picnic in the Palestinian fields. “They posed no danger on the Israeli forces,” an eyewitness told Days of Palestine.

A Palestinian medical source said that all the four Palestinians wounded in the Gaza Strip were hit in their legs. All of them sustained light injuries.

Meanwhile, the Israeli occupation forces opened fire at the Palestinians took part in the weekly demonstration in Bal’in.

Palestinians medical sources in the occupied West Bank told Days of Palestine that four demonstrators were wounded by metal-coated-with-rubber bullets and all of them sustained light wounds.

According to them medical source, tens of the demonstrators suffered inhalation difficulties because of the heavy tear gas fired by the Israeli troops.

Member of the Ani-Apartheid Wall Committee in Bal’in Kifah Mansour, 33, is among those wounded. The medical source said he had two bullets in both of his legs.