Thursday, February 16, 2012

Jewish settlers storm Nabi Yusuf tomb


NABLUS, (PIC)-- Hundreds of Jewish settlers stormed the Nabi Yusuf tomb east of Nablus city at dawn Thursday under heavy Israeli army protection and performed Talmudic rituals.

Eyewitnesses said that the settlers arrived in a number of buses after the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) occupied the area around the tomb and encircled nearby Palestinian suburbs.

They said that after departure of the settlers Palestinians inhabiting nearby areas clashed with the IOF troops who fired stun grenades at their homes while the citizens threw stones and empty bottles at the soldiers.


Jewish settlers storm Nabi Yusuf tomb