Students, teachers suffocate in Nablus-area clashes


A number of Palestinian students and teachers suffocated today by tear gas during clashes that broke out in the vicinity of a school in the village of Burin, south of Nablus, according to a local activist. Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors Israeli settlement activities in the north of the West Bank, said a number of students and teachers suffocated after inhaling tear gas used against them by Israeli forces during clashes in the village of Burin.