Eleven Palestinians were injured Monday morning by Israeli army gunfire during a military raid in the northern West Bank town of Qabatya, the official Palestinian news agency WAFA reported.
A large Israeli army force raided Qabatya and surrounded the house of former prisoner Alaa Omar Zakarneh for several hours, before arresting him, according to Palestinian security sources.
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Palestinians confronted the Israeli soldiers, who fired live bullets, tear gas canisters, and rubber-coated metal bullets at the protesters, injuring at least eleven people.
Israeli occupation forces detained the Palestinian young man, Alaa Zakarna, after being shot and injured during a military raid into Qabatiya town in Jenin, occupied West Bank. pic.twitter.com/EHc53JTUmc
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Medical sources said several Palestinian men were hit by live bullets. One of them was shot in the back and was reported to be critical.
(WAFA, PC, SOCIAL)