Settlers throw stones in W. Bank village of Awarta

March 14, 2011 19:58

Over 100 hundred settlers from the West Bank community of Itamar made their way to the Palestinain village of Awarta on Monday and threw stones at homes, Palestinian news agency Ma'an reported.

In an apparent revenge attack for the brutal murder of five members of the Fogel family on Friday night, ettlers also escalated attacks in Hebron, according to the Palestinain news agency Wafa, who said that armed settlers closed roads leading to the Hebron area and thrown stones at vehicles.

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