Avi Issacharoff , a passionate journalist at Haaretz, recounts how he and several other Israeli journalists apparently saved a large Palestinian family from being lynched during the unsettling events near Hebron. He called it a Pogrom in his opinion piece, written shortly after the experience. Since then, Sir SHimon Peres has echoed the Pogrom comment, after settlers were videoed firing on Palestinians.
Checkpoint Jerusalem carries a writeup, if you missed it.
Hat tip to Dion Nissenbaum for the headsup
(Izzy Bee is away from the Middle East for the moment.)