The settlers release their livestock on the cultivated lands of the citizens, sabotage them with unjust grazing, and lose their sovereignty over them. Land owners are prohibited from protesting these livestock.
The areas where the livestock of the settlers are released are multiple, and in the Jordan Valley, the phenomenon is more evident. There is extensive grazing by the settlers, and fences are placed in places where their livestock and livestock are accessed.
Aref Daraghmeh, documenting the violations in the Jordan Valley, says: “The people of the Jordan Valley must monitor the movement of settler animals while they graze and leave loose without supervision and guarded by drones that monitor their movement and all who approach them, and they sabotage everything that the people of the Jordan Valley plant. Settlement for confiscation by settler herders and we must not approach them or object to overgrazing of crops. These animals have security protection from the occupation army and they have protection from settler herds, and they are demobilized and fun without sergeant or compute, this is the new settlement that borders its cows, sheep and horses. And the Palestinian is watching her movement with sorrow and pain. “
He added: “The bulldozer, the decision to demolish, and the animals meet in the Jordan Valley to fight the Palestinians to expel them from their lands, and with this policy, more than 80% of them have become sources of occupation, their settlers, and their loose animals.”
In the villages of Al-Sawiya, Qaryut, Al-Mughair, and others, settler Amiram rides on the back of a donkey roaming with him and herds of settlers, and delineates the borders of their new settlements by choosing the locations of new caravans to confiscate the land between the new caravan and the settlement’s borders.
Settlement specialist Bashar Al-Qaryouti says: “We see settlers herds of sheep, their horses and their cows grazing on our lands and being driven by a settler called Amiram who wanders on the back of a donkey. There is no longer any deterrent to the settlers and their animals.
He added: “It is no longer the hooves of the animals that draw the borders, as there are chainsaws for shear through which settlers roam around the settlement of Eliyah, chasing farmers and cutting off their trees so they cannot stay in them.”
In Salfit, on the northwestern side, the settlers’ horses in the olive fields graze with no computing or supervision and destroy the young seedlings when they trample them and destroy the branches of the perennial olive trees.
The settlement specialist in the Salfit area, Khaled Maali, says: “Every day, the settlers are creating images and forms of control. After confiscating the land, building on it, and putting in the security fences, their eyes became on the lands outside the security fences, as they are their new target, and a prelude to controlling them unleashes horses, cows, and sheep as an introduction. They become under their control and the lands in which they graze are estimated at five thousand acres, which are located behind the wall and another outside the wall, and the owners of animals from the settlers receive all support from the Settlement Council on these settlement initiatives, and the Palestinian farms remain trapped in the wall and the availability of settler animals, so the occupation and the settlers continue to besiege the Palestinians in their lands And their gatherings. “
The seventy pilgrim, Fawzi Ghanem, from the village of Amateen, east of Qalqilya, recalls the settler “Yair”, who forcibly usurped his land and recovered it through the courts after 30 years and says: “The settlers use all the malicious means to control the land and imitate us in caring for the land, cultivating, grazing their cattle and setting up tents, they want to steal a pattern Life with the land, and the settler, “Yair”, is trying to steal the land, claiming that he bought the land from its owners. After a long battle with him in the courts, it was recovered, yet he did not surrender, resorted to cutting trees and threatening us with death if we were on the land. “
In the Qadumim settlement east of Qalqilya, which was established on the lands of the village of Kafr Qaddum in 1976, and it was a place for a training center for the Jordanian army. .
Murad Shtaiwi, coordinator of the weekly march in the village of Kafr Qaddoum, said: “The settlement of Qadumim has expanded terrifyingly in all directions so that the place of Walter breeding horses and entertainment outside the settlement’s cheeks so that there is teasing us, they are enjoying entertainment and we are fighting to open a closed entrance to settle the settlers, The village is besieged and the settlement has become extended to the bypass road east of the settlement and on the main roads between Qalqilya and Nablus, and it has several entrances, and we are deprived of our entrance. “
(Source / 24.05.2020)