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  Tevet 25, 5772 , 20/01/12

Report: Hikers Attacked in Gush Etzion

A group of hikers was attacked by Arabs, Friday morning, in the Gush Etzion area of Judea, according to the Tatzpit news agency.

The Arabs followed the group, consisting of about 50 people, for several minutes, during which they cursed and threw stones at them. When Israeli troops assigned to provide security felt it was a life-threatening situation, they fired in the air and drove the rioters off.

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