Tagged: Demolition

Israel Dismantles Alternative Housing Site Meant for Khan al-Ahmar Evacuees News Roundup
Yotam Berger, Haaretz

Israel Dismantles Alternative Housing Site Meant for Khan al-Ahmar Evacuees

Personnel from the Defense Ministry and the army's Civil Administration in the West Bank began dismantling temporary structures on Tuesday at the site slated to house residents from the village of Khan al-Ahmar, after its planned evacuation.

about 2 weeks ago
Time’s Up for Khan al-Ahmar: Israel Can Now Legally Demolish Contested West Bank Village News Roundup
Amira Hass, Haaretz

Time’s Up for Khan al-Ahmar: Israel Can Now Legally Demolish Contested West Bank Village

October 1 marked the end of the period the Civil Administration had given the West Bank Bedouin community of Khan al-Ahmar to leave their village.

on October 8, 2018
Israel Gives Bedouin Villagers Until End Of Month To Leave News Roundup
AFP

Israel Gives Bedouin Villagers Until End Of Month To Leave

Israeli authorities issued a notice to residents of a Bedouin village in a strategic spot in the occupied West Bank on Sunday informing them they have until the end of the month to leave.

on October 8, 2018
Could This Be the Last Day Of School in the West Bank’s Fated Khan al-Ahmar? Op-Eds & Analysis
Peter Beaumont, The Guardian

Could This Be the Last Day Of School in the West Bank’s Fated Khan al-Ahmar?

After years of resisting Israeli demolition orders, a tiny village seen as vital to Palestine’s hopes of statehood faces destruction. But at the local school, it is still very much business as usual.

on October 8, 2018
On Sunday I Will Watch Israel Destroy My Home Op-Eds & Analysis
Eid Khamis, Forward

On Sunday I Will Watch Israel Destroy My Home

As I write these words, I await Israel’s destruction of the only home and community that I have known in my 52 years of life. The 180 residents of my West Bank village, Khan al-Ahmar — men, women and children — will soon be forcibly removed from our land in order to expand Israel’s illegal settlements.

on September 17, 2018
Israel’s Top Court Clears Way For Razing of Bedouin Village in West Bank News Roundup
Jeffrey Heller, Reuters

Israel’s Top Court Clears Way For Razing of Bedouin Village in West Bank

Israel’s top court cleared the way on Wednesday for the demolition of a Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank whose fate has become a focus of Palestinian protests and international concern.

on September 5, 2018
A Palestinian Bedouin Village Braces for Forcible Transfer as Israel Seeks to Split the West Bank Op-Eds & Analysis
Alice Speri, The Intercept

A Palestinian Bedouin Village Braces for Forcible Transfer as Israel Seeks to Split the West Bank

Rayyah has lived in Khan al-Ahmar all of her 47 years. She raised nine children there, and 24 grandchildren; one more is on the way.

on August 15, 2018
Protests Erupt at Bedouin Village Israel Plans to Demolish News Roundup
Ali Sawafta, Reuters

Protests Erupt at Bedouin Village Israel Plans to Demolish

Palestinian protests broke out on Wednesday at a Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank facing Israeli demolition in what rights groups have condemned as a bid to expand Jewish settlement.

on July 9, 2018
Israeli Forces Assault Palestinians, Prepare to Demolish Village News Roundup
Al-Jazeera

Israeli Forces Assault Palestinians, Prepare to Demolish Village

At least 35 Palestinians wounded as Israeli forces prepare to demolish the entire Khan al-Ahmar village near Jerusalem.

on July 9, 2018
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