Wednesday, September 19, 2012

East Jerusalem Families Ordered to Demolish Homes

Palestine News & Info Agency - WAFA
JERUSALEM, September 19, 2012 (WAFA)– The Israeli West Jerusalem municipality Wednesday handed two Palestinian families in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan notices to demolish their homes and a shop one of the families owns under the pretext they were built without permit, according to the Silwan-based Wadi Hilweh Information Center.

It said Israeli municipal staff and police handed the families the notices in spite of the fact the homes and shop were built more than 10 years ago.