Middle East news

70 Palestinians wounded in clashes with Israeli forces

RAMALLAH – 11 December 2017: Palestinian health authorities said more than 70 people were wounded on Monday in clashes with Israeli forces during protests against US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
The Palestinian Health Ministry and the Palestinian Red Crescent Society said their teams provided medical treatment for the wounded.
The injuries occurred in the West Bank cities of Ramallah, Hebron, Tulkarm and Bethlehem and in the Gaza Strip.