How Many Settler Attacks Have Occurred This Year in the West Bank? Depends on Who's Counting

Various Israeli agencies classify violent encounters between settlers and Palestinians in the West Bank differently. While one agency points to a raise in settler attacks, the other suggests violent cases are decreasing

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Hagar Shezaf
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Hagar Shezaf

Following Prime Minister Naftali Bennett’s claim that settler violence is “marginal,” the media, including Haaretz, reported various differing statistics on the extent of the phenomenon.

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