Israeli army pepper sprays high school students south of Nablus

NABLUS, Israeli forces Wednesday attacked high school students in al-Sawiya al-Lubban high school to the south of Nablus with pepper spray, causing a number of them to suffocate, said a local official.

Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement activities in northern West Bank district, told WAFA Israeli soldiers sprayed students with pepper spray while they were heading back home from school.

Several students suffered from suffocation, including one case that necessitated transfer to hospital for medical treatment.

Source: Palestine News & Info Agency