13 left homeless after Israel demolishes Palestinian home in Hebron/Al-Khalil

An Israeli bulldozer demolishes a Palestinian metal workshop (Hazem Bader - AFP)

Middle East Monitor  /  December 8, 2021

Israeli occupation forces yesterday demolished a Palestinian house and a water well, and bulldozed 105 dunums (26 acres) of private land in the Hebron/Al-Khalil area, the Palestinian Information Centre reported.

According to local sources, a family of 13 was displaced as a result of the demolition of the house in Abu Khashaba area.

Meanwhile, local official Rateb al-Jabour said that occupation forces also bulldozed 60 dunums (15 acres) of Palestinian-owned land in the Fateh Sadrah area in Masafer Yatta, south of Hebron.

Jabour added that 40 dunums (10 acres) of land in the Bedouin community of Badawi al-Zuwaidin and five dunums (1 acre) in Sarara area near Al-Shuyukh town, northeast of Hebron, were also razed.