2 Acre residents to be charged for shooting at cops during riots

Two residents of the northern city of Acre will be indicted later today for allegedly shooting at police officers and throwing rocks during last month’s ethnic riots during Operation Guardian of the Walls, according to Hebrew media reports.

The two men, who are not identified, are also suspected of torching property, the reports say.

A car is set on fire during clashes between Arabs and Jews in Acre, northern Israel, on May 12, 2021. (Roni Ofer/Flash90)

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