Israeli soldiers closed on Thursday evening Huwwara roadblock, leading to the northern West Bank city of Nablus, as fundamental settlers held a protest for more than two hours demanding to be allowed into the city to visit Joseph’s Tomb.The settlers are residents of a number of settlements and illegal outposts in the Nablus area.

Eyewitnesses told the Maan News Agency that the settlers demanded the Israeli army to allow them into Nablus.

Israeli soldiers reportedly used force to prevent the settlers from entering Nablus.