Days of Palestine

Friday, January 27

Israeli Settlers Attack Palestinian Properties East of Bethlehem

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Israeli settlers attacked Friday, 13 January 2023 a Palestinian-owned house and vehicle in Kisan village, east of Bethlehem.

Local Media sources reported that a group of Israeli colonial settlers attacked with stones home in Kisan village belonging to the Palestinian man Ayesh Ibrahim Ebayat in addition to his son’s vehicle, causing damage to them.

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 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.