Palestinian official confirms: Israeli plan to demolish 22,000 houses in West Bank

the Palestinian official, Ahmed Al-Ruwaidi, said” Israel is intended to demolish 22,000 houses in West Bank

 He added: “The pretext of building without a permit that Israel invokes comes through the absence of structural planning and the racist policy practiced by the occupation municipality

A member of the Silwan Land Defense Committee, Fakhry Abu Diab, said: “The Israeli municipality forced the many families in Silwan to self-demolish

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In two days, the Israeli forces demolished six houses in Silwan and Jabal Mukaber, which coincided with settlers’ attempt to seize land in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood

Last Wednesday, the Israeli authorities forced a Jerusalemite family to demolish three houses they owned in the Wadi Qaddoum neighborhood in Silwan town, south of Al-Aqsa Mosque.

 Nassar’s family began demolishing 3 of their homes in West Bank

 Nassar’s family began demolishing 3 of their homes in the morning, in implementation of the decision of the Israeli municipality

Mazen Nassar, the owner of one of the houses, said: “my brother and I were forced to demolish our homes and displace our thirty-five family members, in order to avoid being fined

 His brother, Muhammad Nassar, stated that the land on which these houses are owned belongs to his father, who bought it 40 years ago

Over the past years, they have been subjected to harassment by the Israeli authorities, who claim that their land is a public utility

 He added that the Israeli Municipality handed his family a decision to demolish, otherwise, the family will bear the cost of the demolition, which amounts to 80,000 shekels