Friday, June 22
Latest News
  1. Palestinian succumbs to wounds sustained during Great March of Return
  2. Israeli forces demolish Palestinian prisoner's home in Jenin
  3. Israeli bulldozers raze Palestinian lands in Jerusalem
  4. Israeli forces demolish 2 Palestinian buildings in Jerusalem
  5. Israeli forces detain 20 Palestinians, including minor, overnight
  6. Israeli forces open fire on Palestinian car, injuring 27-year-old man
  7. Israeli forces detain 20 Palestinians in overnight West Bank raids
  8. Israeli airstrikes target several sites in Gaza, Hamas fires rockets
  9. Israeli police attack Palestinians at Al-Aqsa Mosque
  10. Israel demolishes al-Araqib Bedouin village for 129th time

Israeli forces demolish Palestinian structures in Jericho

Aug. 4, 2016 10:21 P.M. (Updated: Aug. 7, 2016 6:17 P.M.)
RAMALLAH- (Ma’an)-- Israeli forces Thursday demolished residential structures in the al-Moarajat area in the northern part of the occupied West Bank district of Jericho on Thursday, according to Palestinian officials. 

Israeli bulldozers, escorted by Israeli bulldozers, reportedly demolished two residential mobile homes, two offices, two kitchens, a bathroom, residential barracks, and three water tanks owned by Ali Suliman Mlehat. 

Israeli forces also demolished a residential barrack owned by Muhammad Ali Mlehat. 

Jericho Governor Majid Alfatyani said that the demolitions were part of the "unjustified and violent policies of Israeli forces," adding that the demolitions illustrated Israel's disregard for peace and international law. 

An Israeli army spokesperson was not immediately available for comment. 

According to UN documentation, 684 Palestinian structures have been demolished by Israeli forces since the start of 2016, while 990 Palestinians have been made homeless as a direct result of Israel's demolition campaigns. 
Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2018