IOF continue to attack Islamic cemetery in Jerusalem

PNN/ Jerusalem/

For the fourth consecutive day, Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) continue to attack the centuries-old Bab Al-Rahma Islamic cemetery near Al-Aqsa mosque by digging up graves of Palestinians.

WAFA agency reported on Wednesday that a number of Palestinians were injured after being physically attacked by Israeli forces as the latter continued to desecrate  the cemetery an ancient Muslim cemetery just outside Jerusalem’s Old City wall.

IOF continued to dig up graves and land in the cemetery and to place metal fences on parts of land it, while soldiers assaulted a group of Palestinians who managed to access the cemetery and attempted to prevent the continuing violation of the cemetery.

Israel has been attacking the cemetery in order to build a “National Park” on its lands.