As 30 Students Wounded by Settlers and Israeli Forces’s Attack
Hebron, MINA – At least 30 students were injured and one of them in critical due to the attacks by settlers and Israeli forces at an elementary school in the old city of Hebron, on Thursday.
The school ambulance officials told that Israeli soldiers threw gas bombs at students when they were around the school.
The officials said that a number of settlers, including those called “Ofer” where very extreme because they wanted to kill Palestinians, take part in attacks on these students.
The attacks of Jewish settlement on school students is often occur. Last week, a number of illegal Israeli settlers attacked a Palestinian school located in the village of Urif in the city of Nablus, an area north of the occupied West Bank.
“A group of Israeli settlers attacked the Urif village secondary school under the protection of occupation forces,” said village council head Mazen Shehada.
The attacks caused a number of students experienced shortness of breath and tear gas inhalation was reported as a result of the clash.
Shehada noted that this was not the first time Urif secondary schools have been attacked by Israeli settlers. (T/Sj/P2)
Mi’raj News Agency (MINA)