Jewish Settlers Break into Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus

NABLUS, August 21, 2013 (WAFA) – Hundreds of Israeli settlers Thursday broke into Joseph’s Tomb, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, according to local sources.

They told WAFA that several buses carrying hundreds of extremist settlers broke into the tomb under Israeli army protection provoking the residents who clashed with the soldiers.

Soldiers fired tear gas canisters toward the residents, causing several suffocation cases among them and the arrest of four others.

Meanwhile, a large military force stormed Askar refugee camp, east of Nablus, leading to clashes with the residents, causing the injury of five Palestinians and the arrest of four others, including three brothers.

source:WAFA NEWS