Burnt land

umzuka2Three weeks ago Israeli forces burned more than 200 dunams of Palestinian land in the north of the Jordan Valley that shepherds used for herding.  Israel’s ‘Judea and Samaria’ Civil Administration call the area ‘Um Zuka Nature Reserve – Talkid Picnic Area’  and have put up signs forbidding Palestinian shepherds from using the land for herding and grazing their animals.