Soldiers assault 80-year-old woman in Qalqilya-area village

QALQILYA, January 10, 2017 (WAFA) – Israeli soldiers assaulted on Tuesday an 80-year-old elderly Palestinian woman during a raid of the village of Kufr Qaddoum, east of Qalqilya in the occupied West Bank, according to local sources.

The woman was identified as Shafiqa Joumaa, who was later hospitalized.

Israeli forces raided Joumaa’s house and assaulted her, according to Murad Shtawie, a local activist, who said that soldiers raided the village and broke into several homes, one of which belong to the head of the village council, Hamza Joumaa.

 

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