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Settlers and Settlements: April 11, 2013

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Settlers from the outpost Netzach Binyamin assaulted a 60 year old Palestinian, Ahmad al-Zir, with iron pipes near the village of Silwad, causing multiple injuries and leaving him unconscious. (Maan News Agency)

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

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April 11th, 2013 at 8:21 am

Settlers and Settlements: March 13, 2013

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Settlers from the outpost Ramat Migron assaulted Palestinians who were cultivating land located in the outpost. According to non-profit “Honenu”, police officers who were called to the scene arrested and assaulted a pregnant settler from the outpost. (Arutz 7)

(Hebrew – HaKol HaYehudi)

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March 13th, 2013 at 10:43 am

Settlers and Settlements: February 6, 2013

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Settlers assaulted a Palestinian cattle herder from the village of Imatin, near the outpost Havat Gilad in Samaria.  The Palestinian sustained serious wounds.

(Hebrew – HaKol HaYehudi)

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February 6th, 2013 at 2:02 pm

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 7, 2013

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Following a petition filed by Palestinians demanding the demolition of four structures built in the outpost of Sde Boaz without permits, as well as an access road which was built on their land, the Gush Etzion Regional Council submitted a false afidavit to the High Court, claiming that the illegal structures were already inhabited, and therefore a stop work order could not be issued by the court. (The 4th Media)

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

Settlers and Settlements: January 6, 2013

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A ministerial committee approved the finalization of planning procedures for the outposts of Rehalim, Bruchin and Sansana, turning them into legal settlements.

(Hebrew – HaKol HaYehudi)

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January 6th, 2013 at 5:35 pm

Judiciary: January 3, 2013

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District court justice Rivka Friedman-Feldman criticized a decision by the Jerusalem Magistrate’s Court to extend the detention of two residents of the outpost Esh Kodesh by 3 days.  Magistrate’s Court Justice Tamar Ben-Asher Tsaban decided to hold the deliberation in the matter even though the detainee’s attorney was not present and without offering the accused a public attorney.

(Hebrew – HaKol HaYehudi)

Settlers and Settlements: January 1, 2013

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Palestinians from the village of Qusra, near the outpost Esh-Kodesh, claim that during the night Jews stoned houses on the edge of the village and caused damage to property.   In addition they claim that 180 olive trees were uprooted in the village. (Mondoweiss)

(Hebrew – HaKol HaYehudi)

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January 1st, 2013 at 3:48 pm

Settlers and Settlements: December 26, 2012

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Five right-wing activists charged with tracking Israel Defense Forces’ movements in an effort to prevent outpost demolitions in the West Bank have signed a plea bargain.  Three of them will serve prison sentances of up to three months, and the other two will perform approximately 200 hours of community service. (Haaretz)

(Hebrew – NRG)

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December 26th, 2012 at 9:35 am

Settlers and Settlements: November 4, 2012

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The security coordinator of the Avigail outpost in the South Hebron Hills used his IDF issued vehicle, which is designated for security related uses, to transport building materials for illegal construction, in violation of army regulations.

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

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November 4th, 2012 at 6:12 pm