A number of extremist settlers threw, on Tuesday evening, stones at Palestinian cars driving near the Gush Etzion Israeli settlement, south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem.Palestinian security sources said that settlers from the Beit Ayin illegal settlement, of the Gush Etzion bloc, threw stones and empty bottles at Palestinian cars on a road linking between Nahhalin and the al-Jab’a villages.

The attack led to property damage but no injuries, according to local sources.

Settler groups recently escalated their assaults against the Palestinians, along with their lands and their cars, in the same area, causing excessive property damage and several injuries.