Halt of Work Notice for an Agricultural room in Immatin village / East Qalqilya

Halt of Work Notice for an Agricultural room in Immatin village / East Qalqilya


  • Violation: Halt of Work and construction notice.
  • Location: Immatin village / Qalqilya governorate.
  • Date: March 2nd 2022.
  • Perpetrators: The Israeli Civil Administration.
  • Victims: Farmer Mohammed Suwan.


March 2nd 2022, The Israeli Occupation accompanied by the so calls building inspector at the Israeli civil administration raided Immatin village east Qalqilya , and served halt of work notices to an agricultural room belongs to farmer Mohammed Suwan built of steel sheets and fixed on a baton floor with a total area of 45 m2.

According to the details in notice number (32743) , the occupation sat March 23rd 2022 , as the date of the building and organization session in Beit El military court  to decide the fate of the structure.

Halt of Work Notice number 32743 which targets a room belongs to citizen Mohammed Suwan

Photo 1: the targeted room

The targeted room is at Al-Marah area southwest Immatin village, that wetness continuous assaults represented in expanding Immanuel colony, and its so called industrial area.

The affected citizen told LRC the following:

“Since September 2021, I started building a small structure In my plot in Marah area , in order to rest at it while I go to cultivate my plot nearby “Immanuel” colony , in 2016 colonists carried on ravaging a part of my plot , and destroying some olive saplings.”

Farmer Mohammed Suwan supports a family of 9 , among them 4 children and 4 females.

About Immatin Village:[1]

The village of Immatin is located 20 km to the east of Qalqilya. It is edged by Qalqiliya city from the east, Kfar Qaddum from the north, Al-Funduq from the west , Fartaa and Jit from the north and Deir Istiya from the south.

It has a population of 2,755 until 2017. It has a total area of ​​7,346 dunums, of which 306 dunums are built-up area.

The Israeli occupation forces confiscated 311 dunums of the village’s lands as follows:

  • Emmanuel colony looted (160) dunums from the village lands
  • The bypass road number 55 confiscated about 30 dunums from the lands
  • The apartheid wall seized 121 dunms for its construction
  • Classification of land according to the Oslo agreement for the village:
  • Areas classified B are (3,940) dunms.
  • Areas classified areas C are (3,406) dunums.

When completed, the wall in Immatin will be 4,582 meters and will confiscate and isolate  a total of 2,675 dunums.





Prepared by

 The Land Research Center

Categories: Military Orders