Palestinian shoppers suffocate after Israeli soldiers shoot teargas in West Bank town

RAMALLAH, A number of Palestinian shoppers suffocated today from teargas fired by Israeli soldiers in the Ramallah-area town of Silwad, according to a local source.

The soldiers fired the teargas into a shopping center in the town causing panic and suffocation, said the source.

Soldiers had raided the town and attacked residents before firing the teargas into the town’s shopping area causing several cases of suffocation.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency