Israeli media sources reported on Saturday evening that an Israeli soldier and a settler have been injured in two separate incidents after Palestinian youths hurled stones at them.The sources said that the settler was mildly injured after Palestinian youths hurled stones at his car while driving in the southern part of the occupied West Bank.
The settler was treated by Israeli field medics as his injury was mild and did not require further treatment. Israeli soldiers conducted a search campaign in the area; no arrests were reported.
Furthermore, one soldier was mildly injured in his leg during clashes with local residents in Nabi Saleh village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah.
Local sources reported that the army carried out several invasions into the village on Friday and Saturday.
Similar to nearby villages, the villagers hold weekly nonviolent protests against the illegal Israeli Annexation Wall, and Israel’s illegal settlements; Israeli and international peace activists participate in the protests that are met with excessive use of force by the army.
Several injuries were reported at the army fired dozens of gas bombs, concussion grenades, and rubber-coated metal bullets.
In related news, Israeli military sources claimed that a Molotov cocktail was hurled at an Israeli military vehicle in Abu Dis town, east of occupied East Jerusalem; no injuries were reported and the army broke into several local stores and searched them; no arrests were reported.