18 Oct 2023

Thousands protest in West Bank following Gaza hospital blast

Europe Editor and Presenter

Thousands of people have been out on the streets throughout the occupied West Bank calling for the overthrow of President Mahmoud Abbas and clashing with Palestinian Authority security forces.

The protests were sparked by the immediate outrage over the hospital blast, but also the harsh crackdown by Israeli forces throughout the territory – as we’ve been finding out in Ramallah.