Elder Palestinians protect settlers from lynching in West Bank village

08.01.2014                      07.Schwat.5774

Westjordanland:

Elder Palestinians protect settlers from lynching in West Bank village

Villagers say Jewish youths entered Kusra to commit ‘price-tag’ attack, while settlers say they were simply hiking in area.

Palestinians prevented fellow villagers from lynching 14 settler youths in Kusra on Tuesday afternoon and called in the IDF to rescue the Jewish group, who had been cornered in a construction site and beaten….