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Settlers Attacks

constant Israeli attacks on graves and shrines
” The Case of Awarta village “

The village of Awarta, Nablus district, is known for its green plains and high hills and long history of Maqamat ( religious shrines and monuments) indicating  its ancient history and

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Negohot colonists attack Palestinian traffic after the re-opening of road 443 west of Dura

After nearly a decade of suffering due to the closure of road number 443 linking between the towns of Duran and Beit Awa in the south western parts of Hebron

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Asae’l Outpost colonists drive Abu ‘Awad Family out of their caves and lands in southern As Samu’

  Picture1: Aerial photograph showing the colonial site and the confiscated lands   The continuous colonists aggressions against Palestinian farmers did not spare a poor farmer from As Samu' who

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Uprooting and Theft of Tens of Olive Trees in Wadi Qana

Violation: The uprooting and theft of tens of olive trees. Location: Wadi Qana, Salfit Governorate.           Date: December 21, 2009. Violators: Nofim colonists. Victim: Salah Abu

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Tapuh Colonists Burn Down a Mosque in Yasuf

Violation: Setting fire on Hasan Khader Mosque in Yasuf to the north of Salfit. Date: 4:00 AM on December 11, 2009. Victims: Yasuf residents. Violators: Tapuh Colony colonists.    

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Aggressions on Palestinians, their Properties and their Lands In ‘Einabus village

Violation: Yizhar Colonists abuse Palestinians’ properties. Date: December 6, 2009. Victims: Nader ‘Allan and ‘Aqel Barakat. Violators: Yizhar colony colonists.     Details: At 2:00 AM of December 6, 2009,

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Yitzhar Colonists Targeted the Olive Trees, Cutting down 81 Trees in Burin village

Violation: Cutting down 81 olive trees using saws and axes. Location: Al Rummana parcel, Burin village, Nablus Governorate. Date: November 12, 2009. Violators: Yitzhar colonists. Victim: Akram Ibrahim 'Imran from

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The Ongoing Israeli Colonists’ Aggressions Against Palestinian Farmers

Violation: Prevention of olive picking by Israeli colonists. Location: Qaryut, southern Nablus. Date: October 25, 2009. Violators: Shilo, Eli, Rachelim (Shvut Rahel), and Ma'ale Levona colonists. Victims: Qaryut Farmers.  

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The Humanitarian Impact of Settlers Violence in the Occupied Palestinian Territory

Background The persistent, and illegal, transfer of Israeli settlers to West Bank settlements serve political and economic objectives aimed at obtaining land and resources, and undermining a Palestinian state. The

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Settlers of the Israeli Settlement of “Oranit” Set Lands of ‘Azzun ‘Atma village Ablaze

Location: lands in western ‘Azzun ‘Atma, located behind the Racist Israeli Wall and near Oranit settlement. Violation: burning of 50 dunums of land planted with more than 100 olive trees.

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Negohot settlers prevent Palestinians from renovating an agricultural road in Khirbet Salama

Violation:  prevention of the construction of a new road that leads to hundreds of dunums of land. Date: October 12-13, 2009. Location: Khirbet Salama – Dura. Violators:  Negohot settlers alongside

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New settlers attack on Al Baqa’a neighborhood

Violation: leveling of tens of thousands meters of Palestinian lands and the confiscation of water pipes. Date: October 29, 2009 Objective: Damaging the agricultural sector by any mean. Location: Al

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Suseya Settlers Attack aggressions on Palestinian Olive Trees in Yatta

Violation: cutting down 17 grown olive trees (at least 25 years old)., The settlers in the area carried out their aggressions before the olive picking season intentionally in order to

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Yitzhar Colonists Cut Tens of Palestinian Olive Trees in Burin Village – Nablus

Violation: Cutting of 160 olive trees (Al Nabali type) of the age 20-35 years old. Location: The southeastern part of the village of Burin – Khallet Siwar region Violators: The

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A Ritual Act on every Olive Harvest Season
” 150 Olive Trees Destroyed by Israeli Settlers in Burin Village south of Nablus Governorate “

On September 29, 2009, Israeli settlers from the Israeli Yitzhar settlement south of the Palestinian Nablus Governorate stormed and vandalized the olive groves of Burin village just days away from

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Kadoumim Colonists Actively Construct a New Outpost

Kufr Qaddoum: The village is located 23 kilometers away from the city of Qalqilia. Its total area is 17,161 dunums of which 456 dunums are its built-up area. According to

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Israelis settlers escalate their attacks and steal the joy of Ramadan inside Hebron’s old city

Photo 1: General  view of Hebron’s old city   Israelis settlers escalate their attacks and steal the joy of Ramadan inside Hebron’s old city Israeli settlers in Hebron’s old city

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The Israeli Settlers and government maneuver with “Ush Ghurab” for more negotiation points in their favor

On the 22 August 2009, the Israeli National News online service, reported that the Israeli national union has declared its plans to open up an active office at the evacuated

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Bracha settlers forcibly seize more Palestinian land in Burin Village

On 25 July, 2009, dozens of settlers from Bracha (meaning blessing) colony forcibly seized more than 40 dunums of land from the neighboring village of Burin, Nalbus governorate. The seized

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Israeli Colonists Burn More Palestinian Lands in Beit Ummar and Safa

Photo 1: Palestinian lands in Safa turned to charcoal due to attacks by Israeli colonists of Bat Ayin   Introduction: It seems that Israeli colonists from the colony of Bat

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Palestinian Residences in Al Walajeh village continues to be threatened by the Israeli Municipality of Jerusalem and now with the Israeli settlers’ claims

Al-Walajeh Village is located 8.5 km southwest of Jerusalem city, and about 4 kilometers northwest of Bethlehem city. It has a population of 1968 (PCBS 2007) and is bordered by

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Israeli Colonists Burn More Palestinian Agricultural Lands in the village of Burin

The Village of Burin: The village is located 8 kilometers south of the city of Nablus. Its area totals 10,416 dunums of which 335 dunums are its build-up area. Its

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Settlers’ violation continue unabated inside Hebron’ old city

Photo 1: Hebron’s old city closure map   Background: The city of Hebron dates back to the early bronze age about 3500 BC when Tel Arumaida was built by the

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Israeli Settlers massively uproot Olive trees in Al Khader Village west of Bethlehem city

On August 3, 2009, Israeli settlers from the Illegal Israeli settlement Neve Daniel within the Gush Etzion settlements bloc, went under the protection of the Israeli Army and stormed Ras

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On going attacks by Beit Ayin colony settlers against Khirbet Safa under full army protection

Photo 1: a group of settlers from Beit Ayin attacking Khirbet Safa, Hebron   Settlers from Beit Ayin colony burned and uprooted hundreds of fruitful peach and grape trees in