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Israel demolishes Palestinian house, garage near Bethlehem

Israel forces Jerusalemite to demolish home on 6 January 20120 [Ma'an News Agency]
Israel forces Jerusalemite to demolish home on 6 January 2020 [Ma'an News Agency]

Israeli occupation forces yesterday demolished a house and a garage north-west of Bethlehem; south of the occupied West Bank, under the pretext that it was built without the nearly impossible to obtain building permits.

Local sources said Israeli army forces accompanied by a bulldozer and military vehicles stormed the village of Al-Walaja, north-west of Bethlehem, and demolished a one storey home owned by Abdel-Qader Abu Hammad in the Khalat Al-Hoor area, and a garage owned by another Palestinian named Saleh Khalifa in the Khalet Al-Samak area.

The village of Al-Walaja has been subjected to repeated harassment by Israeli authorities, including arrests and demolitions of homes, destruction of retaining walls and roads to displace its residents.

ZERO building permits were issued by Israel in 2015 !Israel tightens #Palestinian construction in Area C – #OccupiedPalestine MEMO infographic by QUAD Business House

Publiée par Middle East Monitor sur Jeudi 13 avril 2017

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