Five Israelis were lightly wounded and two vehicles were harmed near the village
of Beit Omar in the West Bank after Palestinians threw stones at them on Friday
evening, according to the IDF.
In addition, Border Police spokesman Idal
Iluz said there were six clashes between Palestinians and security forces at six
different locations in the West Bank, including Bi’lin, Nebi Salah and Silwad
also on Friday.
A Border Police officer was lightly wounded by a
rockthrower in Silwad and treated at the scene. Border Police arrested one
rockthrower following that incident, Iluz said.
In Kaddum, west of
Nablus, several hundred Palestinians rioted and threw stones at security
personnel on Friday, according to the IDF. Security forces employed riot
Earlier in the day a civilian vehicle was fired upon on
Highway 55 in the West Bank, according to the IDF. There were no injuries.
Security personnel searched the area.
Two settlers were detained, after
they clashed with security personnel who had arrived to help put out a fire set
by Palestinians near the Har Bracha settlement, according to the IDF.
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