Israeli Forces shoot, Critically Injure Teenager in Hebron Confrontations

Violence in Gaza

HEBRON, August 4, 2014 (WAFA) – A Palestinian teenager, late Sunday night, was critically wounded with a live bullet fired at him by Israeli forces during confrontations that erupted in an area in the city of Hebron, according to WAFA correspondent.

Forces fired live ammunition, in addition to rubber-coated steel bullets, tear gas and acoustic canisters towards the residents, shooting 17-year-old Ishaq al-Atrash with live ammunition in the abdomen. He was transferred to hospital where his condition was described as critical.

Several other Palestinians suffered from tear gas suffocation during the confrontations. They received treatment at the scene.

 

Source: WAFA