The injured Israelis were taken to hospital for treatment, a statement issued by the Army said without giving further details about their condition.
Abu Khdeir was kidnapped by Ben-David and two young accomplices from Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem on July 2,
2014 and beaten.
The military prosecution said that the soldier “acted in contrast to the rules of opening fire and without any operational justification.”
The military has arrested a soldier and opened an investigation into what it said appeared to be a “grave breach” of its values.
COGAT confirmed on Wednesday that about 580 acres near the West Bank city of Jericho were declared government land.
Hanan Al Hroub beat India’s Robin Chaurasiya and eight other finalists, to bag the Varkey Foundation’s prize at the star-studded ceremony in Dubai on Sunday night.
The successive attacks on Monday were the latest in a six-month long wave of Israeli-Palestinian violence that has shown no signs of abating.
A Palestinian civilian at the scene was seriously injured. Police are investigating whether he was shot by the gunmen or by police.
The attack took place in the popular Jaffa port area, which is a favourite spot among tourists.
Israel says the projects are built illegally, so it can be demolished, but aid groups argue that obtaining necessary permits is nearly impossible.
A wave of violence in Israel and the Palestinian territories since October has killed 178 Palestinians as well as 28 Israelis, an American, a Sudanese and an Eritrean, according to an AFP toll.
The move kept commuters from leaving or exiting the West Bank city and led to frustration as lengthy queues formed in some areas.
After Palestine, Swaraj will head to Israel for a two-day visit.
About three years ago, when an Israeli ambassador to India was asked about the India-Israel defence relationship – he had shied away from giving a direct answer. The Congress-led UPA government was in power and New Delhi and Tel Aviv used to take great pains at avoiding the discussion on the most-obvious element of the […]
Twenty-two Israelis, an American and an Eritrean have been killed in Palestinian attacks including stabbings, car rammings and gunfire targeting security forces and civilians since October 1.