A group of extremist Israeli colonizers attacked, Sunday, a Palestinian shepherd in grazing lands east Tawania area, in Yatta town, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, causing fractures and bruises.

Rateb Jabour, the coordinator of the National and Popular Committees against the Annexation Wall and Colonies in southern Hebron, said the Israeli assailants came from Ma’on and Havat Ma’on illegal colonialist outpost, installed on Palestinian lands.

He added that the colonizers attacked Jom’a Mousa Rib’ey, 45, causing various cuts and bruises, in addition to fractures in his left leg, and lacerations in the head.

The wounded shepherd suffered moderate injuries, and was rushed to Abu Hasan al-Qassem Hospital, in Yatta.