Dozens suffocate in Jenin-area clashes

Dozens of Palestinians suffocated today during clashes with Israeli forces in the town of Qabatia to the south of Jenin, the northern West Bank, said local sources.

Sources told WAFA clashes erupted during an Israeli military incursion into the town of Qabatia.

Forces fired a barrage of tear gas canisters and stun grenades toward residents, causing dozens to suffocate due to tear gas inhalation.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency