Lod: Armed settlers roam streets as mosque attacked and night curfew ordered

…The Palestinian-minority city just south of Tel Aviv has been on edge after days of protest, fires, and the murder of a Palestinian protester.
Lod, known as Lydd to Palestinians, has not caught much international attention during the rapid escalation of the past week, with rocket fire being exchanged between Israel and Gaza and heavy-handed crackdowns on worshippers and demonstrators in and around …more:middleeasteye