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The Caterpillar Bulldozers in Motion Israel Demolishes Two Palestinian Houses in Al-Walaja Village

Israel continues to disregard the international laws as it continues with its violation of humanitarian laws and article 53 of the Fourth Geneva Convention of 1949 concerning destruction of property

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Israeli Ethnic Cleansing in Rafah

  In cooperation with the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (www.pchrgaza.org)) Starting by severing all the geographic link to the city of Rafah, completely isolating it from the rest of

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The exercise of house demolition in Imreha village.

  Imreha- Jenin: The elderly disabled Mr. Ali Turkman sitting in his mini barrack shop before it was demolished, Photo courtesy of LRC Location and population The village of Imreha

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The nonstop campaign of house demolition in Gaza Strip

In cooperation with the Palestinian Center for Human Rights – Gaza PCHRGAZA     A repetition of history, Palestinian flee the turmoil and panic of the Israeli army war against

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Historic buildings are targeted in Hebron’s Old city

Hebron- Old city- Part of the residential compound threatened with demolition, Photo courtesy of LRC    The Israeli occupation forces issued two military orders to demolish 11 housing units and

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Land razing and house demolition in Deir El Balah city

Location: Deir El Balah is a Palestinian city located in the Gaza Strip 14.6km southwest of Gaza city; it has a population of 48000 inhabitants (according to Deir Al Balah

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Israel Blow-Up Two Palestinian Houses in Bethlehem District

The Israeli Army carried-out early Thursday, April 15, 2004 on 1:00 Am, yet another operation against Palestinian civilians as a part of its adopted 'collective punishment' policy. The Israeli Army

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Oppressive Israeli measures cripple Palestinian Camps in Gaza Strip

  Camp and Location Khan Yunis camp is located west of Khan Yunis town, at the southern part of the Gaza Strip and about two kilometers from the Mediterranean Sea

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Israeli Law in Occupied Jerusalem, “Building is Prohibited: Demolition is Allowed “

  Introduction '' Building is Prohibited but Demolition is Allowed '' is not just a slogan held dearly by the Jerusalem Municipality, it is also a daily-executed program. The occupation of Jerusalem

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The Israeli campaign of house demolition in Occupied Jerusalem during the year 2003

  A Palestinian family on the rubble of their destroyed house   Introduction: Israel escalated its policy of house demolition in Jerusalem district during the 2003. The number of demolished

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Another act of Israel’s brutal policy in Burqin Village, Jenin Governorate.

    Location and population Burqin village is located 4 km to the west of the city of Jenin. The village has a population of 5574 citizens. The village total

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Wipeout of Palestinian Houses in Al-Khader Village

    On February 12, 2004, the Israeli bulldozers raided Al-Khader village in Bethlehem district at approximately 8:00 am under extensive security cover provided by the Israeli occupation forces -IOF-.

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Intensification of house demolition campaign in Gaza Strip during the year 2003.

  In cooperation with PCHRGAZA  ( The Palestinian Center for Human Rights) ( The Palestinian Center for Human Rights)   Gaza Strip is one of the most densely populated areas in

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Bulldozing of land and uprooting of trees in Beit Awa village, Hebron district

  Type of Violation: Devastation of agricultural land and uprooting of trees  Place of violation: Beit Awa junction, 15 km to the south west of Hebron, basin 32, plots 243,245,242,

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Living under the sky roof

  Under the Israeli slogan of ''LAND WITH NO PEOPLE'', the Israeli Occupation Forces continued to demolish Palestinian houses in the West Bank and Gaza Strip under different pretexts as

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A fall from Grace … Al Zahra building towers victims of the Israeli explosives

  As Palestinians were preparing to begin the fasting month of Ramadan, they expressed their sadness towards the Israeli incursion into Al Zahra town, which resulted in the demolition of

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Homeless in Rafah

    Rafah camp was established in 1949 after the influx of refugees to the Gaza Strip from the territories of historic Palestine which were occupied by Israel after the

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IOF Impair the Gaza Strip

  The Fourth Geneva Convention in 1949 ''article 33, first Paragraph that lays: ''a prohibition on collective punishments of any kind inflicted on persons or entire groups in defiance of

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Israeli house demolition campagin continued unabated

  Introduction The Israeli occupation forces demolished 20 Palestinian houses and other structures in the occupied city of Jerusalem during the month of August, 2003. This number is considered the

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The fever of house demolition in Jerusalem

  The Israeli occupation authorities represented by the Israeli municipality of occupied Jerusalem demolished three houses in Jerusalem district during the last month of July, 2003. These latest demolitions raise

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House demolition and land seizure in Al Walaja Village in Bethlehem district

  On Wednesday morning, August 13, 2003, while the cool breeze of the mountains is still embracing the Palestinian village of Al-walaja East of Bethlehem district, a large number of

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Israel escalates house demolition campaign in occupied Jerusalem

  Introduction: Israel escalated its policy of house demolition in Jerusalem district during the first half of the current year, 2003 by benefiting from the outbreak of the aggressive war

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Israel escalates house demolition campaign in occupied East Jerusalem

As the Anglo- American invasion of Iraq continues, Israel takes advantage by escalating its acts of killings, assassinations, arrests, house demolitions and land confiscation in various parts of the occupied

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House demolition campaign in Al-Walaja village

    Al Walaja, a Palestinian village with about 1,500 inhabitants, is located 6 kilometres to the northwest of Bethlehem and 10 kilometres southeast of Jerusalem. Part the village lands

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Devastations of Bethlehem district
“An act of Israeli Vandalism “

    Another explicit and ugly act of human rights violation was the attempt to demolish Al Ordiani home over its inhabitants. It was a Saturday night, with Israeli bullets