8 injured in clashes in Ramallah
Published Friday 04/07/2014 (updated) 05/07/2014 15:52
RAMALLAH (Ma'an) -- Eight Palestinians were injured in clashes that broke out after noon prayers near Qalandiya checkpoint in Ramallah.
Medical sources said two people were hit with live bullets, four with rubber-coated steel bullets, and two others were hit with tear-gas canisters.
The clashes broke out in different areas around an Israeli army watchtower.
Clashes also erupted at the northern entrance of al-Ram village, as Israeli forces closed the main entrance and fired live, rubber-coated bullets, and tear gas. No injuries were reported.
Palestinians also clashed with Israeli forces near Ofer detention center, without any injuries being reported.