4 arrested in clashes over illegal W. Bank construction

May 6, 2010 16:54

Police arrested four minors from the settlement of Modiin Illit on Thursday following clashes with IDF Civil Administration staff who had arrived to demolish a number of structures built in violation of a ten-month settlement building moratorium.

Police said a crowed gathered around the IDF inspectors and prevented them from leaving. When Judea and Samaria police officers attempted to restore order, police added, officers were attacked by four minors.

The four youths were arrested on suspicion of assaulting police officers.

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