Palestinian agricultural lands flooded due to leak in Israeli settlement’s sewage pipeline

Waste water from the illegal Israeli settlement of Ariel has been leaking onto surrounding Palestinian lands in the central occupied West Bank Salfit district, local officials reported. The settlement’s sewage pipeline has been leaking“drowning” nearby Palestinian agricultural lands. Olive trees and other plants on the lands have been damaged already, leading residents to fear of larger scale agricultural and environmental damages if the leaks continue.
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