State of Palestine: Security forces continue clashes with protesters in Bethlehem

Clouds of tear gas filled the air on Tuesday, as protests continued to rock the West Bank city of Bethlehem for the sixth day following US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Israeli soldiers fired tear gas at protesters, whilst the latter started up a fire and barricaded the streets. High school students also reportedly participated in the clashes with Israeli... Еще security forces. On Wednesday, Trump recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel during a live televised address from Washington DC The decision sparked immediate outrage and fury from the international world. The status of the Holy City is seen as a key issue in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

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