Several demonstrations took place today all across the West Bank. Three people were arrested in Hebron, including two children.
Last Friday and Saturday, residents in the village of Nabi Saleh north west of Ramallah, held memorial events for Mustafa and Rushdi Tamimi. Both were killed by Israeli soldiers during the past year. Activists exposed the identity of two soldiers involved in Mustafa’s murder.
Tuesday report: Marches took place in several locations and cities across the West Bank, one injured in the head from tear gas grenade and more than thirteen arrested.
Rushdi Tamimi (31) was injured by a live ammunition bullet shot at his back, two days ago in Nabi Saleh. He passed away today in Ramallah Hospital
Saturday report: Soldier fired tear gas, rubber bullets, steel bullets and live ammunition; two paramedics where injured at Ofer Demo, one in head from tear gas canister, and another protester in Nabi Saleh injured in his stomach from live bullet. 8 arrested in Nablus.
In a plea bargain, Bassem Tamimi was sentenced to four months in prison, ordered to pay a fine of NIS 5,000, and given an additional three-year suspended sentence. Just recently having completed a 13-month prison stint, he was arrested last month while taking part in a protest at a settlement supermarket.
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Bassem Tamimi, an activist from the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh, was arrested Last week during a protest at the Shaar Benyamin settlement. Tamimi’s 16 year-old son, Wa’ed was arrested yesterday in Nabi Saleh.
Bassem Tamimi was arrested the 24th of October during the demonstration in the Rami Levi Supermarket. The Israeli Court decided to release Bassem Tamimi under house arrest and the payment of 20.000 shekels. The Israeli Military Presecution objected the decision and on monday or tuersday will be a new hearing.
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