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Israel attacks Palestinian school in Hebron with tear gas

Israeli soldiers aim their weapons and use tear gas at Palestinian protesters in Jerusalem [Anadolu]
Israeli soldiers fire their weapons and use tear gas at Palestinians in Jerusalem [Anadolu]

Israeli forces yesterday attacked several Palestinian schools in the occupied West Bank’s southern city of Hebron.

Quds Press reported that the occupation forces stormed a Palestinian school in the south of Hebron and began firing tear gas and sound bombs. The army was targeting teachers and students, according to the agency.

The London-based agency quoted local sources as saying that 15 Palestinian students at the city’s primary school suffered suffocation as a result of the attack.

The sources added that the Israeli forces also fired tear gas at Hebron’s Ziad Jaber School after threatening to place it under siege and storm it.

Video: Israeli soldiers subject Palestinian school kids to intrusive searches

Teachers suspended classes at the Khadija School, sending students home for fear of possible attacks by occupation forces, locals said.

In preparation for the Jewish holiday season, Israel announced the closure of the Ibrahimi Mosque and the security barrier of the Old City of Hebron from this evening until Sunday morning.

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  • Kaminoyona

    Gee I wonder why Israel had to do this….

    When will these savages who call themselves “palestinians” figure it out that if they do not attack they will not be targeted.
    Search the schools and that mosque no doubt you will find weapons.

    • ricck lineheart

      I cannot find the ” attack[s] ” you mentioned in the article , where is this mentioned ? Or is this imaginary ?

    • Helen4Yemen

      And the the reason the Ashkenazi is still in Palestine? Is he Middle Eastern?

    • Maybe they should have searched the school after demanding a mass evacuation though, not use gas against the students.

  • kraigrichard

    Post links to mainstream media articles about this…please…always…for every story..only you can build veracity

  • kirby1

    At least 42 Palestinian child terrorists have attempted 36 attacks from the second half of 2015 until May 2016,.

    “The preferred method of murder and attempted murder by Palestinian child terrorists are stabbings or knifings, the modus operandi in 34 of the 36 attacks,” according to the report, authored by Human Rights Voices, an anti-discrimination group that monitors the U.N.

    Male and female children ages 11 to 17 have perpetrated terrorist attacks over the past year, according to the report.

    Boys carried out at least 14 of the attacks while girls committed 11, according to the report. The terrorist’s gender was not identified in 17 cases.