Occupied Jerusalem, November 24 (QNA) - A number of Palestinians were injured today, with cases of suffocation, during clashes with Israeli occupation forces in the occupied West Bank.
Palestinian News Agency (WAFA) reported that clashes broke out near a school in Hebron, during which Israeli occupation forces fired tear gas canisters at Palestinians, causing a number of them to suffocate.
Meanwhile, Israeli occupation forces raided the town of Beit Ummar in Hebron, searched a number of Palestinians' homes and arrested three of them, while two others from the town of Dura were also arrested.
Israeli occupation forces arrested two from Qalqilya and Bethlehem, and another young man from the town of Anata, northeast of occupied Jerusalem, after raiding and searching their homes.
In Ramallah, Israeli occupation forces arrested five Palestinians and detained three for several hours after beating them.
In the past few days, Israeli occupation forces have escalated their campaigns of raids and incursions into Palestinian villages and towns in the West Bank and Jerusalem.
They have also increased the number of arrests and firing of live bullets at Palestinian youths.