Scores of Palestinians injured in the weekly anti-settlement demonstration in the West Bank

Occupied Jerusalem (ST): Scores of Palestinians were injured and others suffered from suffocation as a result of the Israeli repression of the weekly anti-settlement demonstration in Kafr Qaddoum village which demanded the opening of the street of the village that has been closed for 17 years to the east of Qalqilyeh in the West Bank.

The Coordinator of the popular resistance in Kafr Qaddoum Murad Shteiwi told WAFA news agency that the occupation troops broke into the village and used live ammunition and gas bombs against the demonstrators causing the injury of three Palestinians including a journalist and scores of suffocation cases.

The village of Kafr Qaddoum has been witnessing weekly demonstrations Every Friday and Saturday in protest against the Israeli settlement policy and the racist segregation wall.