Israeli forces attack Palestinian protesters near Nablus

Days of Palestine - Nablus

Today, Saturday evening, a number of civilians suffocated while they responded to the settlers' attack on the towns of Asira al-Qibliya and Qusra, south of Nablus.

The official in charge of the settlement file in the northern West Bank, Ghassan Douglas, said that "Yitzhar" settlers attacked the southern area of ​​Asira al-Qibliya, with the protection of the occupation army, amid firing bullets, stun grenades and tear gas.

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He added that the residents confronted the settlers, which led to a number of them suffocating as a result of inhaling tear gas.

In the same context, Douglas confirmed that the people of the town of Qusra responded to the attack of a group of settlers in the Baslata Plain region, amid the outbreak of clashes in the area.

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