A 12-year old Jewish boy was bathing in Abraham’s Well located in the Jewish enclave of Hebron, when an Arab ran up to the small pool threw a large stone, wounding the boy in the head. The attack which took place while the boy was swimming with two friends, was captured on video.
A combined rock-throwing and stabbing attack against Israeli soldiers was carried out on Wednesday afternoon, near the Jewish community of Yitzhar in Samaria.
In a vote of 51-17, the Israeli Knesset approved a bill designed to toughen penalties for rock-throwing. Terrorist rocks attacks have killed many civilians.
Rabbi Yehuda Glick was the victim of a stone-throwing attack while riding in a car, precisely one year after he miraculously survived being shot four times.
Suddenly, about 50 Arabs, their heads covered, approached me with rocks and huge pieces of cinder blocks,” the Israeli motorist recounted of the incident.
Thousands of people came to pay their respects to the murdered couple. Their nine-year-old son, Matan recited the mourner’s Kaddish prayer for his parents.
PLO Secretary-General Saeb Erekat said on Saturday that the new Israeli rules of engagement “dehumanize” the Palestinians.
Four Arabs from East Jerusalem confessed to the rock attack on the Jewish New Year that led to the death of an Israeli motorist in Jerusalem.
Netanyahu is to propose minimum sentences on rock and firebomb throwers, heavy fines and potential denial of social security benefits for parents of minors
Prime Minister Netanyahu plans for tougher penalties against Palestinian rioters caught throwing rocks and firebombs against Israelis.