Days of Palestine

Wednesday, February 1

Israeli Settler Runs Over Palestinian Child in Occupied Jerusalem

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Colonial Israeli settler ran over a Palestinian child in the occupied Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah, Thursday, 22 December.

Local media sources reported that an illegal Israeli settler ran over the Palestinain child Malik Abu Sbeitan in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood, occupied Jerusalem.

Israeli settlers’ attacks have escalated recently against the Palestinian citizens’ own properties in the occuiped West Bank and Jerusalem including attacking the Palestinians and their 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 and Jerusalem, 60 of them causing 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.