Palestinians clash with Israeli forces on 'day of rage'

A Palestinian protester throws a petrol bomb towards Israeli security forces on September 18, 2015 in the Israel-controlled area called H2, in the West Bank town of HebronPalestinians clashed with Israeli security forces in Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank after the Islamist movement Hamas called for a “day of rage” over tensions at the Al-Aqsa mosque site. In Jerusalem, three police were injured as a firebomb struck their van in the Jabal Mukaber district and eight Palestinians were arrested, including at least three youths, police said. Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets as protesters pelted them with stones in city neighbourhoods around the Mount of Olives, including in Shuafat refugee camp.

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