Several Suffocation Cases during Israeli Raid Forces on Jenin Town

JENIN, December 2, 2014 – (WAFA) – Several Palestinians suffocated by tear gas fired early Tuesday by Israeli forces during an army raid on Ya‘bad town to the southwest of the city, said security sources.

Forces raided the town, intensively firing concussion grenades and tear gas canisters and forcing stores and businesses to close, triggering clashes with locals.

Forces fired tear gas canisters and opened fire, causing several locals to suffer excessive tear gas inhalation as well as causing material damage to the stores’ doors.

No arrests were reported.