A recent surge in hate crimes against Palestinians in the West Bank has drawn the attention of both local and international media. But the violence is just one part of the settlement system that is pushing Palestinians to abandon their land.

Mahmoud, who works in Urif's quarry, stands next to a container that was graffitied by settler youth during a recent spate of hate crimes in the village. The graffiti reads: 'Fight your enemy. Price tag.' (Edo Konrad)