On Tuesday, the Israeli authorities prevented Palestinian farmers from reaching their farmlands, which are located behind the Annexation Wall in Kufr Jamal village, near the West Bank city of Tulkarem, the Palestine News & Info Agency reported.The farmers stated that the soldiers, based at the gate of the illegal settlement “Salit”, prevented them and their tractors from entering their own lands, and forcibly made them go home.

The gate is the only entrance that connects the farmers with their farmlands behind the Wall.

The Israeli army held the farmers’ tractors for three days as they tried to reach their lands to harvest their olive trees.