Demonstrating Palestinians, activists dispersed by Bituniya

Security forces dispersed some 200 Palestinians and left-wing activists who had conducted ademonstration on the Palestinian side of the Bituniya crossing north ofJerusalem and threw stones at Border Police and IDF soldiers onWednesday.
Three border policemen were lightly wounded andtreated on the spot. Two demonstrators were arrested on suspicion ofstone-throwing. The Bituniya crossing was closed to traffic.