Continuing Disturbances in Hebron

Yehonatan Ben-David

Dozens of Palestinians are burning tires and throwing stones at IDF (Zahal) soldiers. The soldiers are responding with demonstration dispersal methods. No casualties reported

Date: 23/02/2010, 8:08 PM    

Disturbances in the Jewish community of Hebron in the Judea and Samaria region continue: Dozens of Palestinians are burning tires and are throwing stones at IDF (Zahal) soldiers. Soldiers responding to the violence are doing so with demonstration dispersal methods. No casualties or damage to property have been reported.

On Monday (Feb. 22), similar disturbances took place in the same area. An IDF (Zahal) soldier was lightly wounded from stone throwing.

In a separate incident that occurred on Tuesday morning (Feb. 23), five Israeli vehicles were damaged by stones hurled at them west of Bethlehem. Meanwhile, six wanted Palestinian men were arrested during the night by IDF (Zahal) forces in the Judea and Samaria region.