Settlers Attack Snowstorm Emergency Crew in Hebron

Hebron, January 8, 2015 (WAFA) – Israeli settlers, residing illegally in the settlements of Susiya and Ma’on, east of Yatta in Hebron, Thursday chased after a team of Palestinians deployed to provide services to residents in need during the harsh snowstorm that has affected the region since Late Tuesday.

‏Coordinator of Anti-wall and Settlement Popular Committee Ratib Jabbour told WAFA that a group of settlers chased after a vehicle which is deployed to provide immediate care to those in need.

They arrived to the area to attend to a man who sustained a broken foot in shu’ab al-Batam area, but were confronted by settlers who raised their weapons toward the unarmed crew, who left the area immediately.