Israeli forces injure child near Qalqilia

QALQILIA, A Palestinian child was on Saturday injured during clashes with Israeli occupation forces in the village of Kafr Qaddoum, to the east of Qalqilia city in the West Bank, according to local sources.

Murad Shtewi, a local activist, said a rally set off in the village in condemnation of Israeli forces’ fatal shooting of 15 Palestinians in the Gaza Strip on Friday.

He said the Israeli soldiers attacked the protesters with rubber-coated steel rounds and teargas canisters, injuring 14-year-old Majdi Juma’a with a steel round in his back.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency