Showing posts with label demolitions. Show all posts
Showing posts with label demolitions. Show all posts

Friday, June 1, 2018

EU slams Israeli decision to demolish West Bank Bedouin village

West Bank Bedouin village
The European Union on Thursday urged Israel to reconsider its decision to demolish a Palestinian Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank, saying it undermines “prospects for a lasting peace”.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Israeli court approves razing West Bank Bedouin village

Israeli court approves razing West Bank Bedouin village
Israel's supreme court ruled Thursday in favor of demolishing a Palestinian Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank, despite a campaign by European governments to save it.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Israel's Demolishing of West Bank Schools May Amount to Int'l Crime : Watchdog

Israel's Demolishing of West Bank Schools May Amount to Int'l Crime
Israel’s policy of demolishing schools in the West Bank and denying the Palestinians building permits for new ones violates local residents’ right to education and pressures Palestinians to leave the Israeli-controlled areas, which may be ultimately qualified as an international crime, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday.

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Bedouin tribe fights for indigenous land as Israeli govt demolishes their village for 122nd time

Bedouins
A Bedouin elder has been given ten months in prison and a hefty fine for trespassing on land his tribe claims to have lived on for 750 years. RT traveled to the disputed village, leveled by Israeli authorities 122 times.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Poland passes law on demolishing Red Army monuments

The lower house of Poland’s parliament, the Sejm, voted on Thursday to introduce amendments to the country’s de-communization law, envisaging the demolition of Soviet-era monuments, including memorials in honor of the Red Army.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Une démolition tourne mal en Israël: un policier et un villageois tués

La pratique israélienne controversée de démolition de villages bédouins dans le désert du Néguev a mal tourné mercredi avec la mort d'un policier et d'un Arabe israélien dans des circonstances différentes selon les versions.

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Israel to demolish Bedouin school near Jerusalem

A protest is set to take place outside a school in Khan al-Ahmar, a Bedouin village on the outskirts of Jerusalem, after Israeli authorities ordered it be shut down and demolished.

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Israel razes West Bank homes of Palestinian attackers

Israeli forces have razed the southern West Bank homes of two Palestinian men accused of shooting dead four Israelis at a popular Tel Aviv nightspot in early June, Palestinian sources have told Al Jazeera.

Friday, July 29, 2016

Israeli demolitions make more Palestinians homeless

Approximately 740 Palestinians, including 384 children, were made homeless during the first six months of 2016 after the Israeli military tore down their housing structures in the occupied West Bank, according to new figures.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Israeli authorities seal off home of Palestinian

Israeli authorities sealed off the home of a Palestinian who threw a rock which led to the death of an Israeli in September 2015, the Israeli army said.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

UN agency condemns large-scale home demolitions in West Bank

 UN, 6 April 2016 – The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) has condemned today’s large scale home demolitions by Israeli authorities in the Bedouin refugee community of Um al Khayr in the South Hebron Hills.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Demolition of Palestinian homes rises sharply this year

Statistics show that the Israeli regime has, since the beginning of the year, been engaged in a large and systematic demolition campaign across the West Bank, with demolition rates increasing sharply compared to last year.

Friday, February 19, 2016

Israeli house demolitions in West Bank run counter to idea of peace

A senior UN official said here Thursday that 2016 saw a surge in Israeli house demolitions in occupied West Bank, and these actions "run directly counter to the idea of peace."

Saturday, February 6, 2016

EU calls on Israel to halt demolition of Palestinian housing

The European Union on Saturday called on Israel to halt the demolition of Palestinian housing, some of which was EU-funded, and reiterated its opposition to expanding the illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank.

Friday, November 13, 2015

Israel’s High Court Rejects Appeal Against Demolition of Palestinian Homes

Israel’s High Court of Justice upheld orders on the demolition of five Palestinian homes at the same time rejecting an appeal against the practice of demolition of homes belonging to Palestinians as a punitive or deterrent measure, The Times of Israel reports.

Friday, October 23, 2015

Israeli Court Orders Army to Stop Razing Homes of Palestinian Militants

Israel's High Court of Justice has issued injunctions against the demolition of six homes belonging to suspected Palestinian militants accused of killing Israelis in the West Bank, Agence France Presse reports.

Monday, September 7, 2015

Thousands of Palestinian structures under Israeli demolition orders (UN)

Some 13,000 Palestinian structures in the West Bank are currently under Israeli demolition orders, leaving residents and homes "in a state of chronic uncertainty and threat", the UN said on Sept.7.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

After new displacements, UN officials call for an immediate halt to demolitions in the West Bank

 UN, 18 August 2015 – Senior United Nations officials are calling today for an immediate freeze on demolitions in the West Bank, after dozens of structures were demolished yesterday by Israeli authorities in Palestinian Bedouin refugee communities, near East Jerusalem.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.