IOF-bars-farmers-from-entering-their-olive-groves-south-of-NablusLocal official Bashar al-Qaryuti told the Palestinian Information Center (PIC) that Israeli soldiers barred farmer Refaat Salama and his son from collecting olives from their field, claiming there was a security ban on their entry to the place.

Other farmers, however, were allowed today to gather their olive crops from their fields near Eli settlement after soldiers had blocked their entry to the area several times before.

Meanwhile, an extremist Jewish settler carrying a sharp object tried to attack Palestinian farmers during their presence in their fields in Qaryut before soldiers intervened and escorted him away