A number of Israeli extremists attacked, on Tuesday at noon, an elderly Palestinian woman while walking near the Maali Zeiteim illegal colony, in Ras al-‘Amoud neighborhood, in Silwan town in occupied East Jerusalem.Medical sources said Sara Nibali, 85, suffered various cuts and bruises, after the fanatics assaulted while shouting and cursing at her.

The woman was walking, along with her son, when four Israeli settlers started shouting and insulting them, before one of them approached the woman and beat her on her arms and shoulders.

She was moved to the al-Makassed Islamic Hospital for treatment.

The police arrived at the scene, and started pushing and attacking local Palestinian youths that gathered after the fanatics assaulted the elderly women.

The police also attacked another woman walking nearby.

Also on Tuesday, groups on Israeli extremists continued their invasions into the courtyards of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, through the Chain Gate, and started chanting anti-Arab slogans, shouting at the Palestinians, while one of them uttered insults against the Muslim Prophet.