Israeli Forces Shoot Palestinian during Bethlehem Town Clashes

BETHLEHEM, October 28, 2015 (WAFA) – Israeli forces shot and injured a young Palestinian man during clashes in Beit Fajjar town, south of the city, said a medical source.

According to Muhammad ‘Awad, Director of Ambulance and Emergency Department, paramedics provided medical treatment for an injured young man. The man was injured after being hit with a rubber-coated steel bullet shot by Israeli soldiers during the clashes.

Meanwhile, similar clashes broke out between Israeli forces and Palestinians at the eastern entrance of the Bethlehem refugee camp of ‘Aida.

Soldiers fired tear gas canisters, stun grenades and rubber-coated steel bullets at demonstrators. No injuries were reported.