Israeli Driver Wounded in Samaria Attack (INN) ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) By Elad Benari 04/06/12)
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An Israeli driver was very lightly wounded on Thursday evening, when
Arabs threw objects at his vehicle next to the Shomron (Samaria) Arab
village of Nabi Elias, on Highway 55 between the Jewish communities
of Alphei Menashe and Karnei Shomron.
The vehicle also sustained damage.
Rock and firebomb attacks on Israelis have become an increasingly
common phenomenon over the past several months.
Last week, Arab men threw Molotov cocktails at a bus near the Hebrew
University campus in French Hill in northern Jerusalem.
The bus sustained damage, but the makeshift bombs failed to break the
windows and the dozens of passengers escaped without injury.
Following the attack, the head of the Student Union at Hebrew
University-French Hill warned that the attack “is yet another proof
that [terrorist] murder on the campus area is just a matter of time.”
Hebrew University students have complained that local Arabs routinely
A second firebomb attack was carried out last week near the city of
Beitar Illit, a short distance from Jerusalem. Attackers targeted an
Israeli bus, but failed to cause injury or damage.
The day before, a groom about to get married was wounded in a rock
attack as he went to pray at his grandfather´s grave at Jerusalem’s
Mount of Olives cemetery. (IsraelNationalNews © 2012 04/06/12)
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