Israel arrests settler teenagers accused of stoning car

Five students from a religious school are arrested in connection with the death of a Palestinian woman who was killed when her car was attacked near an illegal settlement.

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    Four Israeli settlers have been released to house arrest after being held in connection with the killing of a Palestinian woman three months ago.

    Aisha Rabi died after rocks were thrown through the windscreen of her car.

    A fifth teenager is in police custody.

    The numbers show violent crimes by settlers against Palestinians rose sharply last year.

    Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett reports from the occupied West Bank.


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