Release: Israeli settlers attack, harass, and intimidate Palestinian schoolchildren on their way to and from school
On 29 March, Israeli settlers harassed, intimidated, and attacked Palestinian children on their way to and from school in the
An adult settler displayed his buttocks to international observers monitoring the escort.
About twenty children from the villages of Tuba and Maghayir Al Abeed walk to school in At-Tuwani each day. The Israeli military, under orders from the Israeli Knesset (Parliament) Committee for the Rights of the Child, have accompanied the children past the illegal settlement outpost of Havat Ma’on since 2004 because of settler attacks on the children.