Palestinian medic arrested while treating protesters in West Bank

Nov 21,2020

The medic treated protesters who were injured by Israeli gunfire and tear gas bombs.

Israeli occupation forces arrested on Friday Palestinian medic while treating injured protesters during demonstration against establishment of new settlement outpost in occupied West Bank.

The Palestinian Information Centre reported local sources saying that Israeli occupation forces and Jewish settlers fired live bullets and tear gas canisters at Palestinians in Ras Al-Tin area in Kafr Malik village, east of West Bank city of Ramallah.

Abdullah Abu Rahma, the director-general of the Popular Resistance Committee Against the Israeli Apartheid Wall, was injured with a gas bomb in his shoulder, and others suffered breathing difficulties and were treated on the field.

Twenty-six-year-old medic Muhammad Hussein Hamed was detained by the occupation forces while he was trying to treat the injured, according to the sources.

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