An Israeli settler attempted to run over two Palestinian children in his vehicle on Thursday while they were on their way to school in the Beita Zaata area of Beit Ummar in the southern occupied West Bank district of Hebron, according to local reports.
Local activist Muhammad Awad told Ma’an that the Israeli settler, identified as Eliahu, was on his way home from his work as a security guard in the illegal Karmei Tzur settlement in the southern part of Beit Ummar, when he saw Ahmad Saber Zamel Abu Maria, 11, and his sister Ritaj, 17.
He then proceeded to drift his car towards the two children, attempting to run them over while pointing a gun at them, according to Awad.
The children quickly fled to a nearby house.
Awad added that the children’s father was informed and…
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