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Tel Rumeida settlers occupy Palestinian land by cutting down trees and farming the land

http://palsolidarity.org/2013/04/tel-rumeida-settlers-occupy-palestinian-land-by-cutting-down-trees-and-farming-the-land/

Settlers from the Tel Rumeida area in Hebron gradually cut down 15 almond trees on privately owned Palestinian land over the last two weeks. The settlers also installed an irrigation system and planted seeds with the clear intention of taking over the land. The owner of the land has complained to the police and army on several occasions to no avail.

“The police just showed up, watched the settlers and then went away.” “The trees are very close to my heart, my children used to play around them.”

The Palestinian family Abu Heikel is renting the land from a Palestinian Jew called ...