On Sunday, violent clashes broke out between Yitzhar residents and Israeli security forces. The IDF soldiers and Israel Border Police officers were sent to evacuate an illegally built structure in the settlement.
Three rioters were arrested on Sunday after they clashed with Israeli security forces that were sent to evacuate an illegally constructed building in Yitzhar. In the footage of the incident, residents of the settlement are seen clashing with IDF soldiers and Israel Border Police officers. The security forces used tear gas grenades after the rioters threw stones at them.
The IDF Spokesperson’s Unit stated that it harshly views all attempts to harm soldiers who are carrying out their duties and protecting the residents of the area. “The security forces will continue to work to enforce law and order in Judea and Samaria,” the IDF added.
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