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Israeli settlers physically assault Palestinian child

Jerusalem24 – Today, Tuesday, a group of settlers severely beat a child, near the town of Silat Al Dhaher, south of Jenin.

Local sources reported, that a group of settlers severely beat the child Tariq Abdel Razek Zubeidi while he was on agricultural lands in the town.

Mirweh Zubaidi, the child’s uncle, said that the child was hiking with his friends when a vehicle carrying a group of settlers ran him over. His friends managed to escape, after which the settlers severely beat him, and then took him to the evacuated Homesh settlement. There they ironed his lower leg with an electric lighter, and tore his clothes after beating him violently.

An ambulance took him to the Khalil Suleiman Governmental Hospital in Jenin.

Mohammad Hamayel

Ramallah based journalist, Mohammad graduated from Al-Quds University with a B.A. in Media and Television. He has covered the 2015 Jerusalem Intifada as well as the Great March of Return for international media outlets. currently an editor/presenter at Jerusalem24. A UN alumni and a follower of global events and politics, especially American affairs.

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