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State of Palestine: Demolition of Khan al-Ahmar village met with protests02:09

State of Palestine: Demolition of Khan al-Ahmar village met with protests

Palestinian Territory, Occupied, Khan al-Ahmar
October 16, 2018 at 10:04 GMT +00:00 · Published

Dozens of protesters gathered in the Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, as Israel recuperated demolition proceedings after the court overruled Palestinian petitions.

Israeli soldiers were deployed to guard bulldozers and trucks and ensure that the demolition will go on without interruptions.

Palestinian residents of Khan al-Ahmar village gathered with signs and flags, chanting slogans against the Israeli occupation and the demolition of the village.

Israel's High Court had rejected Palestinian petitions demanding to intervene on Israel's planned demolition and discarded claims regarding the illegal construction of the Kfar Adumim settlement located next to the village.

On Monday, at least four people got arrested as tensions erupted between Israeli soldiers and locals opposing the demolition of their village.

State of Palestine: Demolition of Khan al-Ahmar village met with protests02:09
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Dozens of protesters gathered in the Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, as Israel recuperated demolition proceedings after the court overruled Palestinian petitions.

Israeli soldiers were deployed to guard bulldozers and trucks and ensure that the demolition will go on without interruptions.

Palestinian residents of Khan al-Ahmar village gathered with signs and flags, chanting slogans against the Israeli occupation and the demolition of the village.

Israel's High Court had rejected Palestinian petitions demanding to intervene on Israel's planned demolition and discarded claims regarding the illegal construction of the Kfar Adumim settlement located next to the village.

On Monday, at least four people got arrested as tensions erupted between Israeli soldiers and locals opposing the demolition of their village.

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