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Palestine: Five injured by Israeli army fire near Tubas

13th Jun 2013

By Saed Bannoura


IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers invaded on Wednesday Al-Far’a refugee camp, in the central West Bank district of Tubas, and clashed with local youths who hurled stones at the invading soldiers.

Eyewitnesses have reported that the soldiers broke into dozens of homes in the camp, and interrogated the residents while asking them about several youths allegedly wanted by the army.
Dozens of local youths hurled stones and empty bottles at the invading soldiers; the army fired rubber-coated metal bullets and gas bombs leading to five injuries.

The five wounded residents were shot by rubber-coated metal bullets; two of them, identified as Ahmad Abed Jaad, Abdul-Rhman Amor and Zakariyya Abdul-Hady, were shot in the head, while Qais Abu Al-Hasan and Suleiman Shaweesh we shot in the thigh and arms.

In related news, soldiers invaded the towns of Methaloon and Zababda, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, broke into and searched dozens of homes causing property damage.

The soldiers also interrogated several residents while inspecting their ID cards.


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