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  Kislev 30, 5769 , 27/12/08

Arab Tries to Run Over Israeli Policeman in Jerusalem

An Arab attempted to run over an Israeli policeman near the Old City of Jerusalem Saturday night. He hit the officer and injured him lightly in the leg. The driver was apprehended and is being questioned.

There were numerous reports of rock-throwing by Arabs against Israeli civilians and security officers throughout the day on Saturday. Arabs in the Shuafat neighborhood of Jerusalem attacked Israeli security officers with rocks and stones, and several were arrested. Arabs also threw rocks at Jews on Salah-aDin Street in Jerusalem and inside the Old City. On Satuday night, an Israeli infant was injured when Arabs threw rocks at the vehicle in which he was riding near Beitar Ilit.

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