News Briefs

  10/27/2010, Cheshvan 19, 5771

Riots Continue in Umm al Fahm, MK & Soldier Injured

Residents of Umm al-Fahm are reportedly torching tires and continuing to throw stones at right-wing activists marching through the Arab town. Police have reportedly arrested a number of teenaged protestors.
Member of Knesset Afu Aghbaria (Hadash) was said to have been lightly injured in the riots, apparently from a stun grenade fired by police in an attempt to disperse the crowd. An IDF soldier disguised as an Arab was also reportedly injured.