An extremist settler group attacked on Sunday morning, Palestinian shepherds and farmers in Al ‘Adra near Yatta village, south of the West Bank city of Hebron.

Resident Ahmad Al Shawaheen, from Yatta told the WAFA news agency that 15 armed settlers of Ma’oun settlement attacked the farmers and shepherds and released their fierce dogs which killed 6 sheep and injured 10 after biting them.

Al Shawaheen added that killed and injured sheep belongs to residents Mohammad Al Nawaj’a, Ahmad Mohammad Al Shwaheen, and Ahmad Khaleel Al-Shawaheen.

On Saturday at night, settlers attempted to forcedly evacuate five families living in Al ‘Adra area, and threatened to kill them; there are 60 families living in Al ‘Adra area.