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Beit Ummar, a Regular Target for the Israeli Occupation Army and Colonists Hostility

    Beit Ummar Town and Khirbet Safa have been a regular target for the Israeli Occupation Army and Colonists aggressions during the past years. The hostiles used several brutal

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Israeli Colonists Uproot Tens of Olive Seedlings in Kafr Kaddum village

Violation: uprooting more than 100 olive seedlings, plowing of more than 13 dunums, and placing a fence around Palestinian lands. Date: February 7, 2010. Violators: colonists from the colonial nucleus

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Israeli colonists plant a hill with trees, a preamble step to confiscating it.

Violation:  planting trees in Palestinian fields in addition to the destruction of a vineyard. Location: Al Baq’a Neighborhood, Hebron.     Date: February 1, 2010 and February 7, 2010 Victims:

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Ma’on Colonists are increasing their aggressions rates in eastern Yatta

Map1: an aerial picture showing the targeted Ballouta (The Oak) area   Violation: various attacks including uprooting and destruction of 30 trees. Location: Ballouta Area – Eastern Yatta Town. Date:

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A group of colonists place caravans in the colonial nucleus near shivut Rahel

Violation: placing caravans on Palestinian lands with a total area of around 266 dunums. Location: Jalud – Nablus Governorate.   Date: February 4, 2010. Violators: ‘Adi ‘Ad colonial nucleus colonists

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Susiya colonists open a dirt road on Palestinians lands in Southern Yatta town

      Israeli colonists accompanied by a group of colonists opened a dirt road on Palestinian lands south east of Khirbit Susiya to the south of Yatta Town.  

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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