Dozens of Palestinians hurt in anti-Israel protests in Gaza, West Bank

Palestinian demonstrators use slings to hurl stones at Israeli troops during a protest against Israeli settlement construction, in the village of Ras Karkar, near Ramallah in the occupied West Bank August 31, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

RAS KARKAR, West Bank/GAZA (Reuters) – Israeli security forces wounded dozens of Palestinians taking part in protests in the occupied West Bank and along the Gaza Strip border on Friday, witnesses and medical officials said. At the West Bank village of Ras Karkar, hundreds of Palestinians demonstrating against Israeli land seizures for Jewish settlements threw […]

Continue reading this article with a Fiji Times online membership.

More Stories