Archive - Apr 25, 2011

SOUTH HEBRON HILLS: Palestinians prune trees as act of resistance in Susiya

On the morning of 23 April, Palestinians from the village of Susiya pruned olive trees on their land in an act of protest against land confiscation and violence by residents from the nearby Israeli settlement, also named Susiya.  Six days earlier, Israeli settlers had attacked and injured a local Palestinian in the area near these olive trees.