This photo was taken at the Ohad gate at the entrance to Beit El.
For the past months the residents of Beit El have been suffering from a wave of violence coming from the nearby Arab village of Jeelazun . the attacks include shootings, fire-bombs and stones.
In the photo: during one the “intermissions” an IDF reserves soldier rests and basks in the sun, as his comrades continue to wage battle inside Jeelazun.
Inbal Gorss/ Tazpit News Agency. Beit El. 4.1.2014