Days of Palestine

Wednesday, February 1

Israeli Settlers Attack Palestinian House East of Nablus

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A group of colonial Israeli settlers attacked Friday, 6 January 2023 a Palesstiinai-owned house in the town of Ein Shibli, east of Nablus.

Israeli settlers attacked a house belonging to the Palestinain man Saher Shtayyeh after assaulting him under the Israeli occupation forces’ protection, reported the Palestinain Human rights activist Aref Daraghmeh.

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. 

In 2022, Israeli settlers have carried out more than 1525 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 Applied Research Institute (ARIJ).

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.