Israeli forces hand home demolition order to Palestinian family
Published Monday 02/09/2013 (updated) 03/09/2013 13:56
HEBRON (Ma’an) – Israeli forces on Sunday handed a home demolition order to a Palestinian family in Idhna southern West Bank, the mayor said.
Israel authorities said Hani Khalil Awawda's home was built without Israeli permission and ordered its demolition, Mayor Hashim Tmeizi told Ma'an.
Awawda and his family of six live in the 170-square-meter home in the Jurat Salim neighborhood.
"The occupation forces are displacing Palestinian residents especially in this area which has been populated for decades, and receives all municipal services including water and electricity networks as well as asphalted roads," the mayor said.
He added that several Palestinian families in the same neighborhood received similar warrants.