Palestinian boy grazes his family's flock in the southern Hebron hills, where shepherds are frequently attacked by settlers. Photo: Activestills.org, 5 April '08.
Night arrests in Bil'in
Weekly demonstrations against construction of the Separation Barrier on Bil'in village land have been held for several years. Since June '09, the army has been carrying out night arrests in the village, apparently as part of a policy to stop the demonstrations
Testimony: Settlers filmed assaulting shepherd near Susiya
On 10 Aug. '09, settlers attacked a Palestinian shepherd from Khirbet Susiya and stabbed a B'Tselem worker who photographed them. The victims identified the assailants and filed a complaint with police, who were given all the footage of the event.
Testimony: Settlers assault Palestinian shepherds in southern Hebron hills
On 4 July '09, near the Avigail outpost, settlers assaulted two shepherds from Shu'b al-Buttom, attacked their sheep and destroyed property. Police arrived only hours later and believed the victims only when shown a cell-phone video of the assault.