IDF officer, soldier injured in rock throwing incidents minutes after Abbas speech

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September 30, 2015 20:26

 
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Minutes after Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas concluded his speech to the UN Wednesday, an officer and a soldier were injured in a stone throwing incident near Hebron.

The two soldiers were given medical treatment on the scene by military medical units. One soldier is reportedly in medium condition, while the other sustained light injuries.

The soldiers were evacuated to Haddash University Medical Center in Jerusalem for further treatment. The IDF has opened an investigation into the matter and are scanning the area for suspects.

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