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settler

[′set·lər]
(engineering)
A separator, such as a tub, pan, vat, or tank in which the partial separation of a mixture is made by density difference; used to separate solids from liquid or gas, immiscible liquid from liquid, or liquid from gas.
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NABLUS, February 14, 2018 (WAFA) -- Israeli Jewish settlers Wednesday attacked Palestinian civilian homes in the town of Assira al-Qibliya, to the south of the city of Nablus in the occupied West Bank, said local sources.
According to the UN, there were nearly 400 incidents of settler violence against Palestinians in the occupied West Bank in 2013.
They recorded a 39% increase in incidents of settler violence from 2010 (with an average of 2.
The situation began about 10 years ago when the Bakris left their home following repeated harassment by their settler neighbours, who then moved into the property," she said.
A settler named Hananel Dorfman told Army Radio: "It was a message to Jordan.
As this year's olive harvest sends Palestinian families across all of historic Palestine out to their olive trees, a new nonviolent resistance group called Refusing to Die In Silence is patrolling the West Bank, protecting harvesters from increased settler violence.
The accountability for settler violence against Palestinians is less than adequate let's say and certainly not comparable to the reverse cases.
Whereas a comprehensive body of historical and postcolonial literature highlights how the colonial situation is premised on the sustained reproduction of a series of exclusive dichotomies, what is here defined as the settler colonial situation establishes a system of relationships comprising three different agencies: the settler coloniser, the indigenous colonised, and a variety of differently categorised exogenous 'Others' (Veracini 2010).
The study, which was compiled over two years by Defence for Children International-Palestine (DCI), investigated 38 separate incidents of settler violence towards minors, which resulted in the deaths of three children and injuries to 42 others.
Netanyahu called on the settler leaders and politicians who oppose the move to exercise restraint.
These figures did not include all the residents of settler outposts.
Summary: The settler riots earlier this month were some of the worst instances of violence in Hebron in many years.