Communist Party of Israel

Joint List MK Youssef Jabareen (Hadash) was wounded by a rubber bullet fired by police during protests in the Arab city of Umm al-Fahm in northern Israel on Friday, February 26, Zo Haderech and Al-Ittihad have reported. Some 35 protesters were reported to have required medical attention after sustaining injuries at the hands of the police, including the mayor of Umm al-Fahm, Dr. Samir Mahamid, in addition to MK Jabareen. Joint List MK Youssef Jabareen (Hadash) was injured in the back by a rubber bullet shot by police during protests on Friday, February 26, in his home town of Umm al-Fahm. (Photo: Zo Haderech) One of the injured was reported to be in serious condition after being struck in the head by a stun grenade, according to eyewitnesses. The victim, an Umm al-Fahm resident identified solely by his first name, Muhannad, was taken to the Rambam Medical Center in Haifa…

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Hadash MK Wounded by Police in Weekly Umm al-Fahm Protests