YEMEN Press Agency

West Bank witnesses confrontations between Palestinians, occupation forces

BETHLEHEM, Jul. 21 (YPA) – Confrontations erupted Wednesday evening between Palestinian citizens and the Zionist occupation forces after the latter stormed Al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank.

“The confrontations centered on ‘Bakush’ area, west of the town, adjacent to Dar Musa neighborhood, on Al-Quds-Hebron Street,” Palestine Today news agency quoted local sources as saying.

The sources pointed out that the occupation soldiers fired rubber-coated metal bullets, tear gas and sound bombs at the citizens, who responded to the storming with stones and their bare chests, but no casualties were reported.