News Briefs

  5/3/2013, Iyar 23, 5773

Officer Wounded During PA Arab Riots

A Border Police officer was moderately wounded on Friday afternoon from a rock thrown by rioting Palestinian Authority Arabs in the Shomron village of Kadum.

About 100 demonstrators took part in the riot, throwing rocks at security forces who tried to disperse them using riot dispersal means. In a separate demonstration near the Binyamin region community of Neve Tzuf, some 50 PA Arabs threw rocks at security forces, who responded with riot dispersal means.