Israeli Settlers Destroy Hundreds Of Palestinian Olive Trees

Published on: November 27th, 2005 at 03:33 PM

West Bank, - Jewish settlers cut down and uprooted hundreds of the town's olive trees on Palestinian farms near the West Bank city of Nablus on Sunday, the trees are the main source of income for 5,000 residents, and some of them were more than 30 years old.

Police said that at least 200 olive trees had been destroyed near Salem and that an investigation had begun.

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