Israeli settlers attacked Tuesday evening, 6 December 2022 Palestinian residents’ vehicles with stones, and closed the northern entrance to the town of Yatta, south of Hebron.
Dozens of colonial settlers gathered near the village of Khallet Mayeh and attacked Palestinian citizens’ vehicles with stones, causing material damage to a number of them.
The Israeli occupation forces closed the northern entrance to the town of Yatta, impeded the movement of Palestinian citizens, and searched their vehicles.
Israeli settlers’ attacks have escalated recently against the Palestinian citizens’ own properties in the occuiped West Bank including attacking the Palestinian homes, sabotaging their cars, and blocking their roads.
Since the beginning of 2022, Israeli settlers have carried out more than 290 attacks on Palestinians and their own property in the occupied West Bank, 230 of which caused property damage, and 60 of them caused injuries to Palestinian residents, according to United Nations reports.
More than 650,000 colonial settlers were distributed among 164 illegal settlements and 124 outposts built on the stolen lands of occuiped West Bank and Jerusalem.
The West Bank and Jerusalem lands are occupied territories based on International law due to this all Israeli settlement-building activities there are illegal.