Settlers attack, Injure Palestinians near Nablus

NABLUS, October 20, 2013 (WAFA) – Israeli settlers Sunday attacked a Palestinian family, an activist, and farmers while they were picking olives in the Nablus area, according to a local activist.

Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlements in the north of the West Bank, told WAFA that settlers attacked the family and the activist with sticks and rocks while they were picking olives in the village of Burin, near Nablus, causing several injuries to some family members.

Meanwhile, settlers also attacked farmers near the village of Azmout, near Nablus.

Israeli settlers usually attack Palestinian farmers during the olive harvest season.