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News, July 2011
Israeli Occupation Forces Attack 3 Non-Violent Protests in West Bank, Illegal Settlers Attack Internationals
Palestinian lady miscarries after choking on tear gas in Al-Khalil
[ 31/07/2011 - 09:51 AM ]
A Palestinian pregnant woman miscarried at dawn Saturday when tear gas grenades fell onto her home in the old city of Al-Khalil.
Local sources said that Israeli troops during a raid on Palestinian neighborhoods in the old city fired without reason a heavy barrage of tear gas grenades randomly and some of them fell on the house of this woman.
They said the woman miscarried after she choked on tear gas and was rushed to hospital for medical treatment.
The incident generated popular outrage among the Palestinians in the city, according to the sources.
Israeli troops attack 3 non-violent protests in West Bank, injuring four
On Friday four people were injured and four arrested, as Israeli occupation soldiers attacked anti-wall protests organized in a number of West Bank communities. Protests took place in the central West Bank villages of an-Nabi Saleh, Bil’in, and Nil’in in addition to al-Ma’ssara in the southern West Bank.
Three women, two local and one international, were injured and a
journalist and three activists were arrested as Israeli occupation
the anti-wall and anti-settlement protest in the village of an-Nabi
Saleh. Villagers and their Israeli and international supporters marched
to local farm lands Israel had taken to build a new settlement.
Settlers Attack Internationals With An Iron Bar
Three illegal Israeli settlers from the illegal West Bank settlement of Havat Maon
harassed three Palestinian shepherds and attacked two internationals
observers near Mesheha hill. The masked illegal Israeli settlers threw stones at the
internationals as well as hitting one of them with an iron bar on the
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