Tuesday, June 30
Latest News
  1. Kerry says 'too soon' to tell if Iran deal sealed
  2. Bomb targets Egypt state prosecutor convoy in Cairo
  3. UAE woman 'sentenced to death for killing US teacher'
  4. Tunisia to boost security, arm tourist police after attack
  5. Family pleads for American's release on margins of Iran talks
  6. Iran judiciary chief undercuts president over concerts
  7. Monitor: Syria rebel attack on Damascus kills 4
  8. Libya rivals closer to deal after first face-to-face meet
  9. Solar Impulse takes off on delayed Pacific flight
  10. Tsipras announces temporarily bank closure, capital controls
  11. EU: All sides showing 'political will' for Iran deal
  12. Rockets from Yemen kill Saudi border guard
  13. Iraq announces arrest of senior Saddam-era official
  14. Report: Australian IS fighter 'still alive' after drone strike
  15. Kuwait Shiite mosque bomber was Saudi national
  16. Media: Iran FM returning to Tehran from nuclear talks
  17. Tunisia to ramp up security after beach attack
  18. Britain says no Iran deal 'better than a bad deal'
  19. Varoufakis says 'Merkel holds key' to Greek crisis
  20. PM: Iraq forces made 'unauthorized' withdrawal from Ramadi

Jerusalem court to look into Silwan home demolitions

May 24, 2011 8:55 P.M. (Updated: May 25, 2011 3:35 P.M.)
JERUSALEM (Ma’an) – Israel's central court in Jerusalem was scheduled to look into home demolitions in Al-Bustan neighborhood in East Jerusalem’s Silwan area Tuesday.

A court hearing for the case was scheduled earlier and was postponed until Tuesday.

Member of the local committee to defend Silwan and Al-Bustan neighborhood Abdul-Karim Abu Sneinan told Ma’an that the postponement was an attempt to put pressure on the residents of Al-Bustan neighborhood.

The Israeli municipal council of Jerusalem, he explained, wants to enforce its plans to displace them, however, all residents and defense committees insist on staying in their homes.

Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2015