Three Palestinians shot as Israeli forces raid Nablus camp, village

Israeli forces Monday shot and injured three Palestinians during pre dawn raids into Balata refugee camp and the village of Sabastiya in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, said security sources.

Several Israeli military vehicles raided Balata camp, triggering clashes with local Palestinian youths.

Troops opened fire at the youths who were protesting the raid and attempted to block the passage of advancing military vehicles.

One Palestinian, identified as Muhammad Sahli, was reportedly shot and injured.

Forces also clashed with and opened fire at Palestinian youths during a raid into Sebastiya, north of Nablus.

Two youths, identified as Abdul-Ghani Bahlaq and Nimer Abu Ghazala, were injured from live bullets.

The three injured youths were transferred to Nablus hospitals for treatment.

Source: WAFA