Palestinian Territories, Demonstration / Riot, Level 3: Violent clashes at protest after death of Hamas member – Jenin, Palestinian Territories

2021-08-12: Protests erupted in the city of Jenin on Wednesday (11 August) following the death of a Hamas member who was injured in clashes with Israeli security forces last week. At least six protesters were injured by security forces. The demonstrators used firearms and explosive devices.
Heightened security measures are to be expected, local traffic disruptions are possible. Violent incidents cannot be ruled out. Travellers should avoid demonstrations and follow instructions by authorities.