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Israeli journalist wounded after Palestinians throw stones at his head

By Mason White 2:44 PM February 21, 2013
Wounded Israeli being evacuated to a hospital 

By: Shifra Unger
(Scroll down for video) A Palestinian protest in support for jailed hunger strikers turned violent when stones were thrown, according to police reports in Israel.

An Israeli journalist was wounded in the head, from a rock during a protest at the Beitunia crossing near the Ofer Prison. He was evacuated to a local hospital where he was given medical attention.

Hundreds of Palestinians were protesting near the prison in solidarity with a group of terror detainees who are on a hunger strike. The protesters began throwing stones and setting tires on fire.

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