RAMALLAH, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 (WAFA) – Overnight, Palestinians clashed with Israeli soldiers at various contact points throughout the West Bank leaving dozens of injures, many shot by live ammunition, according to witnesses and the Ministry of Health.
Clashes were reported north of Ramallah, at the DCO checkpoint, where nine people were shot by rubber-coated metal bullets, and at Qalandia checkpoint, south of Ramallah, where 37 people reported shot by rubber bullets.
In the north of the West Bank, violent clashes were reported in Jenin with one person shot by a live bullet in the thigh and others treated for teargas inhalation, two were shot by live bullets in Nablus area, one in the thigh and the other in the foot, and another shot by a live bullet in the hand in Tulkarm. Many were also treated for gas inhalation.
In the south of the West Bank, seven people were shot by live bullets during clashes in Hebron, and 10 others shot by rubber bullets. One person was hit by a tear gas canister in the chest in Bethlehem.
The clashes erupted in protest against the Israeli occupation forces' violent crackdown on worshippers at Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.