Palestinians: Activist wounded by tear gas cannister at Nil'in protest

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 24, 2009 14:49

A Palestinian activist protesting the security barrier near the West Bank village of Ni'lin was moderately to seriously wounded by a tear gas canister on Friday afternoon, according to Palestinian sources. The IDF said that tear gas canisters were fired after protesters threw rocks at security forces. The Palestinians added that a number of protesters were hit by the canisters.


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