Protests at Nil'n and Bil'in, 4 arrested

July 9, 2010 17:20

Weekly protests against the the building of the separation barrier in the West Bank continued this Friday.

The demonstrations took place near the villages of Nil'in and Bil'in with groups of Israeli and international left-wing activists and Palestinians joining in the protests.

Some of the protesters threw rocks at the soldiers guarding the barrier and the demonstrations were dispersed with tear gas, stun grenades and other crowd dispersal measures.

Three Israelis and one Palestinian were arrested in the events and another two Israelis were detained for investigation.

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