Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Settlers Destroy 20 Olive Trees south of Nablus

Palestine News & Info Agency - WAFA 
 NABLUS, September 5, 2012 (WAFA) – Jewish settlers Wednesday destroyed around 20 olive trees in Burin, a village south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, according to a local activist.
Ghassan Douglas, in charge of settlements file at the Palestinian Authority in the northern part of the West Bank, said a number of settlers from the Israeli settlement of Yitzhar, built illegally on the village land, stormed an area in the village and destroyed around 20 olive trees.

He called upon the international parties and human rights organizations to pressure Israel to stop these non-stopping and ongoing settlers’ attacks.