Man injured, another arrested in clashes in Tuqu
Published Tuesday 18/03/2014 (updated) 19/03/2014 19:06
BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- A Palestinian was injured, and another was arrested in clashes with Israeli forces in Tuqu southeast of Bethlehem on Tuesday, witnesses said.
An ambulance took Mohammad Saleem Sabbah, 22, who was shot with a live bullet in the right abdomen, they said.
Noureddin Mahmoud Sabbah, 26, was arrested during the clashes and taken to an unknown destination, witnesses said.
An Israeli military jeep overturned while chasing Palestinians during the clashes, causing light injuries to a soldier.
An Israeli military spokeswoman said that one soldier was injured in the accident and that two others suffered light wounds after being attacked with rocks.
She said forces used riot-dispersal means against "rioters." She said one was injured and treated at the scene.