The body of a Palestinian baby burned to death in an arson attack by suspected Jewish Zionists has been carried through the streets of his West Bank village for his funeral.
. The assailants entered the village of Duma, near Nablus, in the early hours, where they torched two houses and scrawled Hebrew graffiti including ‘Long live the Messiah’ and ‘price tag’ as the attacks are known.
Palestinians carry the body of 18-month-old Ali Dawabsha during his funeral in the West Bank after he was killed in an arson attack by suspected Jewish Zionists
Burned alive: A relative holds up a photograph of 18-month-old Ali Dawabsheh who died in an arson attack by suspected Jewish extreme zionists
The attack further stoked tensions between Israelis and Palestinians, two days after Mr Netanyahu controversially approved 300 new settler homes in the West Bank for the zionist jewish population.
The Palestine Liberation Organisation said it held Netanyahu’s government ‘fully responsible’ for the toddler’s death, arguing it was ‘a direct consequence of decades of impunity given by the Israeli government to settler terrorism.’