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Settlers and Settlements: March 11, 2013‎

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Settlers from Yitzhar attacked and chased away Palestinian activists from Asira al-Qibliya who were trying to plant olive trees on a plot near the village.

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March 11th, 2013 at 10:34 pm

Settlers and Settlements: March 11, 2013‎

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The heads of local authorities Kiryat Arba and Gush Etzion sent a public letter to the Head of Central Command, Nitzan Alon, threatening to take the law into their own hands in case the IDF will not act to stop the injuries Jews suffer at the hands of Palestinians.

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March 11th, 2013 at 10:32 pm

Settlers and Settlements: March 11, 2013‎

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Na’al Abu Aram, a Palestinian shepherd who was tending to his herd a few hundred meters from the Avigail outpost in the south Mt. Hebron area was attacked by the outpost’s security officer, as IDF soldiers look on.


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March 11th, 2013 at 10:28 pm

Settlers and Settlements: March 8, 2013‎

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Settlers have stolen a herd of goats from Al Mughayyir village, close to the Adei Ad outpost near Ramallah. In another event, a shepherd from the same village was attacked by masked men who butchered some of his sheep.

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March 8th, 2013 at 9:50 pm

Settlers and Settlements: August 3, 2012‎

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Reports by OCHA (UN’s Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs), and the organizations Ta’ayus and B’tzelem document 40 cases of settlers’ harrassment of Palestinians in the West Bank in the past month.

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August 3rd, 2012 at 10:49 am

Military and Security Forces: July ‎‏7‏‎, 2012‎

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Five Palestinians were wounded in a settler attack on the Palestinian villages of Akraba and yanoun. One Palestinian was stabbed in several places and was evacuated on a donkey since soldiers refused to let red cross ambulances come through. According to international activists, the soldiers prevented the Palestinian residents from putting out the fire that started in their fields as a result of the attack.

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July 7th, 2012 at 4:34 pm

Military and Security Forces: December 6, 2011

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Three soldiers living in the Binyamin region and serving in the Central Command have been arrested on charges that they were involved in ”price tag” activity against the military, actions in which IDF property was vandalized.

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December 6th, 2011 at 11:20 pm

Judiciary: December 6, 2011

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The Jerusalem District Court decreed three months of community service to David Mizrahi, 57, from Kiryat Arba, who admitted and was convicted, in a plea bargain, of serious injury. At the end of 2009, Mizrahi ran over Wasim Mosooda, a terrorist who stabbed Mizrahi’s wife. Mosooda entered a convenience store, and stabbed Tamar Mizrahi in her throat. He left the store and stabbed another man. Mizrahi went to the terrorist who was shot and was lying injured on the road, pushed the soldiers guarding him, and then ran over the terrorist.

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December 6th, 2011 at 11:05 pm

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Closed Society: November 30, 2011

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During a Civil Administration inspectors tour of the settlement Yitzhar, in which they serviced settlers with court orders for demolition and cease of construction of illegal installations, settlers threw paint balls on a Border Patrol jeep protecting the inspectors.

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November 30th, 2011 at 11:00 pm

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Closed Society: November 23, 2011

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Palestinians from the village of Aqraba claim that settlers from Itamar attacked them and even set two dogs at them, one of which bit the hand of one of the Palestinians.

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November 23rd, 2011 at 7:19 pm