Days of Palestine

Saturday, February 4

Israeli Settler Assaults Elderly Jerusalemite Woman

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A colonial Israeli settler assaulted Sunday, December 25 an elderly Palestinian woman, causing her to fall to the ground near Wadi Al-Jouz in occupied Jerusalem.

Eyewitnesses reported that an Israeli settler assaulted an elderly Jerusalemite woman in a street near Wadi Al-Joz, knocked her to the ground, and fled.

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.