Days of Palestine

Wednesday, March 29

Israeli Settlers Uproot Dozens of Olive Seedlings in Salfit

B.M | DOP -

Israeli settlers uprooted on Monday morning, March 6, 2023, dozens of Palestinian olive trees, east of the occupied West Bank city of Salfit.

Palestinian local sources reported that Israeli settlers uprooted and stole about 80 Palestinian olive seedlings in Yasuf town, east of occupied Salfit.

The Israeli settlers also set up a tent in the Palestinian-owned lands in the town, the media sources added.

About 700,000 Israeli settlers live currently in more than 200 settlements built on Palestinian lands.

Palestinian figures showed that Israeli forces and settlers carried out about 151 attacks against Palestinian families and their properties in the occupied West Bank in February 2023.

The attacks included assaulting Palestinians, uprooting trees, razing lands, seizing properties, burning and vandalizing vehicles, and closing roads.