Tuesday Afternoon News Briefs from Eretz Yisrael


A Jewish teen was injured by rocks thrown at him by Arabs near Givati parking lot outside the Kosel area. A suspect in the attack was taken into custody.

**An Arkia Airline plane with 50 people on board made an emergency landing in Eilat Airport after a problem was detected with the airplane’s front wheel.

**Another person has died of swine flu, becoming the 27th victim in Eretz Yisrael. The patient had chronic underlying medical issues.

**An 8-y/o girl who was struck by a vehicle in Petach Tikvah on Friday has died of her injuries.

(Yechiel Spira – YWN Israel)