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Settlers and Settlements: May 5, 2013‎

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Settlers cut down about 70 olive trees belonging to Palestinians close to Nahhalin village near Bethlehem.

(Hebrew)

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May 5th, 2013 at 7:46 pm

Settlers and Settlements: May 2, 2013‎

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Settlers cut down about a 100 olive trees belonging to Palestinians near the Shvut Rachel settlement.

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May 2nd, 2013 at 2:14 pm

Settlers and Settlements: April 24, 2013

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Settlers cut down 30 olive trees near the Palestinian town of Halhul, near the settlement of Karmei Tzur in the Etzion region. (Ma’an News Agency)

(Hebrew – HaKol HaYehudi)

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April 24th, 2013 at 8:32 am

Settlers and Settlements: April 17, 2013

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Settlers cut down Palestinian owned olive trees near the village of Seir in the South Hebron Hills. (Wafa)

(Hebrew – HaKol HaYehudi)

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April 17th, 2013 at 8:55 am

Settlers and Settlements: April 17, 2013

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Settlers set fire to a vehicle in the village of Ein Abus in Samaria, and cut down tens of olive trees near the village of Beitillu near the settlement of Nachliel. (+972)

(Hebrew – HaKol HaYehudi)

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April 17th, 2013 at 8:49 am

Settlers and Settlements: March 6, 2013‎

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Settlers cut down about 100 olive trees near Nahalin village in Gush Etzion.

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March 6th, 2013 at 8:11 pm

Closed Society: February 14, 2013‎

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15 olive trees belonging to residents of the Arab village ‘Akbara in the north of Israel were cut down

(Hebrew)

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February 14th, 2013 at 1:42 pm

Military and Security Forces: February 2, 2013

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According to Palestinians from Burin in the West Bank, IDF soldiers entered the village, fired rubber coated bullets and tear gas and even live ammunition at residents. Palestinians on the scene claim settlers uprooted 100 olive trees and Palestinian medics reported that a 16-year old was wounded in his leg and 20 people suffered tear gas inhalation. There are also reports that a mosque was set alight as a result of tear gas and that it has since been put out. (Haaretz)

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

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February 2nd, 2013 at 11:17 am

Settlers and Settlements: January 13, 2013

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Settlers from Yitzhar assaulted Palestinians from the village of Urif and uprooted olive trees on the outskirts of the village, taking advantage of the harsh weather conditions which hampered the access of security forces to the area.  A similar incident occurred near the outpost Esh Kodesh, whose residents assaulted the Palestinian residents of Qusra. (palsolidarity.org)

(Hebrew – HaKol HaYehudi)

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January 13th, 2013 at 2:35 pm

Settlers and Settlements: January 11, 2013

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Settlers from Sneh Yaakov uprooted olive groves near the Palestinian village of Burin in response to an attempt to steal goats.

(Hebrew – HaKol HaYehudi)

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January 11th, 2013 at 12:12 pm