Israel police say Jewish settlers have attacked American consular officials during a visit the officials made to the West Bank to investigate claims of damage to Palestinian agricultural property.
Palestinians hurled Molotov cocktails at an apartment building in a flashpoint east Jerusalem neighbourhood just hours after it was taken over by Jewish settlers, police said Tuesday.
Three Israeli settlers have
been arrested on suspicion of attacking Palestinian and
Arab-Israeli property and buildings, including a mosque,
The term "Japanese settlers" is applied to those Japanese who came to northeast China after 1905.
Thousands of stunned and bitter mourners flocked to Jerusalem`s main cemetery to
bury three young children and their parents, killed as they
slept in their West Bank settlement.
An Israeli settler shot and critically wounded the Palestinian teenager.
Two Palestinians were shot and
wounded, one of them critically, in an altercation with
settlers near the southern West Bank town of Hebron,
Palestinian medics said.
A spokesman said soldiers had begun to clean slogans off vandalised graves.
Jewish settlers have started building at least 600 homes since the end of a building ban on Sept 26.
Israeli settlers have begun building new homes at an extraordinary pace.
A construction ban had helped jump-start Israel-Palestine peace talks.
Israel`s PM is calling on West Bank settlers to show restraint as Israeli restrictions on settlement construction come to an end at midnight.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Thursday with settler leaders but failed to ease anger over his cabinet`s decision to temporarily halt new Jewish construction in the West Bank.
Settlers leaders say they will continue to defy an Israeli government order to freeze West Bank settlement construction.
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