An extremist settlers group, estimated by 40 settlers, attacked dozens of Palestinians residents and vehicles after controlling Beit Forik – Beit Dajan checkpoint, south of the West Bank city of Nablus.

Resident Hasan Hanani, who was at the checkpoint, reported that the settlers controlled the checkpoint while the soldiers and borders-guards policemen did not attempt to evacuate them.

The settlers damaged several vehicles, snatch their accessories and attacked the residents”, Hanani stated.

In a separate incident, an 80-year-old man died on Sunday evening after being attacked by wild pigs released by settlers of Shaveh Shamron settlement, near the West Bank city of Nablus.

The aged man, Yousef Mohammad Ghazal, 80, from Sabastia village, west of Nablus was moderately injured along with his son.

In a separate incident, an extremist settlers group burnt 70 Dunams of Olive orchards which belong to residents of Salem village, near Nablus.