Palestinians Suffocate during Confrontations Near Jenin

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JENIN, August 11, 2014 (WAFA) – Several Palestinians Monday suffocated by tear gas fired at them by Israeli forces during confrontations that erupted  in the town of Burqin to the wet of Jenin, according to security sources.

Sources told WAFA that Israeli soldiers stormed the town in a provocative manner, while firing tear gas and acoustic canisters toward residents, spurring confrontations and causing several Palestinians to suffocate due to tear gas inhalation.

 

Source: WAFA