Palestinian Lawmaker Injured in Scuffle During Land Day Protests
They started fighting over who would lead the protest.
Palestinian Parliament member Mustafa Barghouti was injured today when protesters fought over who would lead the Land Day protest.
YNet News reported:
The IDF Spokesperson’s Unit addressed reports that Palestinian Parliament Member Mustafa Barghouti has been injured, saying that the politician was hurt in a brawl that broke out among the Palestinians over who would lead a Land Day protest march.
The IDF added that another Palestinian sustained injuries evidently caused by a gas grenade.
Iranian news blamed Israel for the attack on Barghouti.