Al-KHALIL, (PIC)– A Palestinian pregnant woman miscarried at dawn Saturday when tear gas grenades fell onto her home in the old city of Al-Khalil.
Local sources said that Israeli troops during a raid on Palestinian neighborhoods in the old city fired without reason a heavy barrage of tear gas grenades randomly and some of them fell on the house of this woman.
They said the woman miscarried after she choked on tear gas and was rushed to hospital for medical treatment.
The incident generated popular outrage among the Palestinians in the city, according to the sources.
(www.palestine-info.co.uk / 31.07.2011)