Published on Sep 7, 2015
Thousands of Palestinians in the occupied West Bank have held a funeral for the mother of a Palestinian toddler who was burnt to death by Israeli settlers. The 27-year-old Riham Dawabsheh died of the injuries she sustained in the July 31st arson attack on a village near Nablus. There have been reports of clashes with Israeli forces standing guard in the vicinity of the procession. Meanwhile, Nablus Mayor Akram Rajoub who took part in the ceremony said as long as illegal settlements continue to exist in the West Bank, there will be further crimes against Palestinians.