Am Israeli security officer at the entrance of the Israeli settlement of Maali Adumim attacked, on Tuesday, a Palestinian resident from the West Bank city of Bethlehem.
Adnan Jaber, 24, was attacked by the Security officer after stopping him, and taking his identity card while he was passing near the settlement, eyewitnesses reported.
Jaber was moved to one of the hospitals in Bethlehem suffering cuts and bruises to several parts of his body.
Maali Adumim settlement, south of Jerusalem, is located at the main road which links between the northern and southern parts of the West Bank.