Israeli Settlers Destroy 60 Olive Trees in West Bank Village

Published February 10th, 2022 - 11:00 GMT
The Palestinian Olives harvest
Palestinians harvest olives from their land, which lies on the Israeli side of the separation wall in the West Bank, 30 October 2019 (AFP)

ALBAWABA - Its trending on the social media. Israeli settlers are on the rampage again with sheer destruction.

According to reports they have uprooted, Wednesday 60 olive trees in the Al-Ras area in the occupied city of Salfit in the West Bank. 

Willful vandalism yes! The news has been tagged as ( #IsraeliCrimes, #Settlers, #act4palestine); these are indeed crimes that are frequently carried by the Jewish settlers with the Israeli army protecting them and looking in with their machine guns.

Eyewitness report say the settlers also destroyed the windows and doors of a room that was among the olive trees in the area. Most of the trees were saplings planted a few days ago on the occasion of Arbor Day. 

This is the second attack on the area by the settlers. These trees were between three and five years old. Further, one eyewitness says Israeli bulldozers pulled out 250 trees from the same area three months ago.

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