Thursday May 30 2013, Palestinian medical sources have reported that a shepherd was attacked by a number of Israeli soldiers, near Yatta city, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron.Rateb Jabour, coordinator of the Popular Committee Against the Wall and Settlements in Hebron, stated that the soldiers violently attacked, Ja’far Ali Al-Jabareen, 17, causing various cuts and bruises.

The attack took place in Khallet Al-’Abeed area, east of Yatta.

Jabour stated that Israeli soldiers carry daily assaults against the Palestinians and their lands, in an attempt to force them out so that Israel can built its illegal settlements.

He added that Israeli settlers also carry numerous and repeated attacks against the residents, their lands and property in Hebron, and in several parts of the occupied West Bank.