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  Cheshvan 10, 5772 , 07/11/11

Nadia Matar Attacked, Detained

Chairwoman Nadia Matar of Women in Green for Israel's Tomorrow was attacked, Monday morning, by two Arab women in the Judean Jewish community of Netzer, between Elazar and Alon Shvut in the Gush Etzion bloc of Jewish communities.

The verbal and physical attack followed the Arab uprooting of trees that had been planted as part of a Bat-Mitzvah program. Police responding to Matar's call for help detained her for questioning at the Hevron police station.

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