News Briefs

  5/15/2012, Iyar 23, 5772

Arab Disturbances in Judea and Samaria

Dozens of Arabs rioted at a number of sites in Judea and Samaria, Tuesday morning. In Beit Ummar, along the Jerusalem-Hevron highway, the crowd was estimated at 40, while about 30 threw rocks and burned tires in Halhoul, north of Hevron. Another disturbance was reported in Kalandia, north of Jerusalem.

Security forces used crowd-dispersal measures against the rioters.