Days of Palestine

Radical Israeli Settlers Attack Palestinian Farmers Northern Jordan Valley

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Dozens of Radical Israeli settlers attacked on Thursday, 27 April 2023 Palestinian farmers in the Al-Sakot area, northern Jordan Valley.

Local Palestinian sources reported that a group of Israeli settlers attacked the Palestinian farmers and their livestock in the occupied West Bank area of Al-Sakot.

Israeli settlers’ attacks have escalated recently against the Palestinian citizens and their lands including attacking the Palestinian shepherds, preventing them from reaching their lands.

Since the beginning of 2023, 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 Palestinian figures.

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.