Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Israeli Bulldozers Demolish Facility in Silwan

Palestine News & Info Agency - WAFA 
 JERUSALEM, July 18, 2012 (WAFA) – Bulldozers of the Israeli Municipality of Jerusalem Wednesday demolished a Palestinian facility in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan under the pretext of building it without a permit, according to Jawad Siyam, director of Wadi Hilweh information center in Silwan.

Siyam said the 16-square-meter facility is 100 years old and has been used to house cattle and birds. Israeli municipality staff seized the cattle and birds, and fined the owner.