PICTURES: Palestinian rioter sets himself ablaze during clashes with IDF

Clashes began after protesters blocked the main north entrance of the West Bank town of Hebron with stones and tires.

By JPOST.COM STAFF, REUTERS
October 14, 2015 10:11
Palestinians terror

A Palestinian accidentally sets himself on fire after throwing a Molotov cocktail‏. (photo credit: HAZEM BADER / AFP)

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

A Palestinian rioter accidentally set himself on fire after attempting to throw a Molotov cocktail at IDF soldiers during clashes in Hebron Tuesday afternoon.


(Photo credit: Hazem Bader / AFP)

Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page.


The would-be terrorist, a student at Hebron University, suffered light to moderate injuries.

Clashes began after protesters blocked the main north entrance of the West Bank town of Hebron with stones and tires.


(Photo credit: Reuters)

Seven Israelis and 27 Palestinians have died in almost two weeks of street attacks and security crackdowns. The violence has been stirred in part by Muslim anger over increasing Jewish visits to the Temple Mount in Jerusalem.


(Photo credit: Reuters)


JPOST VIDEOS THAT MIGHT INTEREST YOU:

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

November 13, 2018
Analysis: Ceasefire shows politics don't always come first

By LAHAV HARKOV