Jew Targeted in Rock Attack; Fires Back (INN) ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) By Maayana Miskin 03/25/12)
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A Palestinian Authority attack on Samaria Jews ended with a PA manís
injury on the Sabbath. The incident took place between the Jewish
village of Givat Assaf and the PA town of Kfar Burqa, both in the
A group of Jews from Givat Assaf were walking in the hills near their
town when they were attacked by PA Arabs from Burqa. The PA group
lobbed heavy stones at the Jewish hikers.
One of the men from Givat Assaf responded by pulling out his gun and
shooting an attacker. The man later told police that he had felt his
life was in danger.
The PA man he hit was lightly wounded. He was treated in a PA
hospital in Ramallah.
Police and IDF soldiers arrived at the scene and separated the two
groups. The incident is under investigation.
Also on the Sabbath, IDF soldiers arrested a group of four PA Arabs
near the Samaria town of Elon Moreh. The group had apparently planned
a stabbing attack in the area targeting a soldier.
Soldiers at the Huwarra checkpoint in Samaria arrested a PA man who
approached the checkpoint after finding a makeshift gun on his
person. (IsraelNationalNews © 2012 03/25/12)
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