IDF fire wounds 4 Palestinian stone-throwers near Nablus

IDF soldiers shot and wounded four Palestinians who were hurling stones at Israeli vehicles in the northern West Bank, east of Nablus on Wednesday evening. One of the stone-throwers was seriously wounded in the incident, and was evacuated to Beilinson Hospital in Petah Tikva. The other three men sustained light wounds and received treatment at a Palestinian hospital. The soldiers ordered the men to stop throwing rocks and opened fire at their legs when they ignored the orders, the IDF said in a statement, stressing that stone-throwers is an act of terrorism.