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Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, October 14, 2013.
Israeli settlers’ attacks targeting civilians in deferent parts of the West Bank leave four injured. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned.
A Palestinian young woman sustained critical wounds on Monday when she was stabbed by an Israeli tight wing settler near Jerusalem old city.
Israeli police announced that they found the woman stabbed and left to bleed near Damascus Gate in East Jerusalem.
Palestinian sources said that the young woman was moved to a nearby hospital after sustain multiple stab wounds in her abdomen and hands.
The Israeli police said that the attacker fled the scene before the police showed up there.
Elsewhere, three Palestinian farmers were injured on Monday when Israeli settlers attacked them near the village of Yabod, in northern part of the West Bank.
Witnesses told local media that the settlers attack the car the three men were in as it drove by Humish settlement near their village.
The settlers attacked the car by throwing stones and empty glass bottles, the witness added. Humish illegal settlement was evacuated by the Israeli government back in 2005 but settler groups still gather there and attack nearby Palestinian villages.
In other news, the Israeli army issued evection orders to nine Palestinian families living in Wadi Al Malih area in the Jordan valley.
Residents said that the army gave the families until Tuesday to leave their homes as they are constructed without permission from the Israeli military.
The Israeli army refuses to grant any construction permissions to Palestinian residents of the Jordan valley and constantly attack famers and demolish their farms and homes.
And that’s all for today from the IMEMC News; this was the Monday, October 14, 2013 news round-up from the Occupied Palestinian Territories. For more news and updates please visit our website atwww.imemc.org. Today’s report has been brought to you by George Rishmawi and me, Ghassan Bannoura.