Jewish settlers storm eastern Nablus

Ramallah, Hundreds of extremist settlers early Wednesday stormed Joseph Tomb, east of the West Bank city of Nablus.

The Palestinian official in charge of the settlement file in the northern part of the West Bank, Ghassan Daglas, said in a statement that the Jewish settlers broke into the eastern part of the city at dawn under the protection of Israeli forces in order to perform their Talmudic rites.

Source: Jordan News Agency