police car 311.
(photo credit: Ariel Jerozolimski)
On Tuesday morning an Israeli man was struck in the upper body by a Palestinian
wielding a metal pole in an open area outside the settlement of Ma’aleh Levona.
The man was taken to Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem with moderate
injuries. No arrests have been made in the incident, but an investigation has
been opened by Judea and Samaria police.
The Israeli was reportedly
filming Palestinian construction underway at the village of Luban
In a separate incident on late Monday afternoon, a
Palestinian told the army that he was attacked and lightly wounded by two masked
men in an open area near the south Hebron Hills. The army passed on the
complaint to the Judea and Samaria police, who have opened an
National police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said that police
have held a series of security assessments to deal with the number of incidents
that have taken place over recent weeks.
Rosenfeld said that police view
the incident in the village of Sa’yur as “a criminal act with nationalistic
motives,” adding that police are cooperating with other security agencies to
find those responsible.