Palestinian Woman 311.
(photo credit: ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Settlers struck a virtual blow on Thursday against Palestinians and Israeli
left-wing organizations that have published digital evidence of Jewish violence
toward Palestinian olive farmers.
On Thursday the Samaria Citizens’
Committee opened up a new Web page on its site, for those who want to post
evidence of Palestinian attacks on Jewish farmers.
Every year there are
scores of one-sided burning stories of Palestinian olive farmers who have been
victimized by Jews, the committee said. As a result, it continued, the olive
harvest has been transformed from an agricultural event into a central media
symbol to advance a political message.
To combat the distorted message of
the Left, the committee said, it has decided to document incidents of
Palestinian violence and left-wing provocation of settlers.
plans to post photographs, videos and copies of complaints that settlers have
filed with police about violent incidents.
Separately on Friday, settlers
plan to gather near the Adei Ad outpost at 9:30 a.m. for a rally against
Those who come will call on Defense Minister Ehud
Barak to resign and for the IDF to do a better job of securing the farmers and
Rabbis for Human Rights said this week that Palestinians
in the area of Adei Ad had found that 260 olive trees had been poisoned, an act
they believe was done by Israelis.
They also said they had pictures of
Israelis stealing olives in that area.
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