Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Israel Demolishes House, Razes Water Well, Land in West Bank

HEBRON, December 28, 2011 (WAFA) – Israeli forces Wednesday demolished a Palestinian house and two barracks used as animal barns in Jenin, and razed agricultural land and a water well in Hebron, according to local sources.

Israeli bulldozers, accompanied by soldiers and a civil administrator, razed and demolished about five dunums of agricultural land planted with olive and almond trees, as well as a water well in Al-Majd, a village west of Dura town in the northern West Bank city of Hebron.

Meanwhile, Israeli bulldozers demolished a Palestinian house and two barracks used as animal barns in Khirbet al-Mintar al-Sharqiya, near the village of Barta’a al-Sharqiya south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, according to head of the village council in Barta’a, Ahmad Qabha.

He said that Israeli bulldozers prevented the owners of the house from removing their house contents before demolishing it without any prior notice.


Palestine News & Info Agency - WAFA