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Unprecedented wave of demolitions in first week of 2017 targets Palestinian village for the 12th time

January 14, 2017

2016 marked an unprecedented number of West Bank demolitions, which left 1,593 Palestinians displaced and affected the livelihoods of another 7,101. Nevertheless, the first week of 2017 shows Israel’s determination to top previous figures, with the number of Palestinian structures targeted being over three times as high as the 2016 weekly average.






Unprecedented wave of demolitions in first week of 2017 targets Palestinian village for the 12th time
Unprecedented wave of demolitions in first week of 2017 targets Palestinian village for the 12th time








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First Palestinian animal welfare organisation aims to “cut the cycle of violence”



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2017 opens with campaign of arrests




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Jerusalem attack that left four soldiers dead draws widespread condemnation


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Ongoing construction in Israeli settlements despite UNSC resolution
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Ongoing construction in Israeli settlements despite UNSC resolution

Watch: ongoing construction in multiple Israeli settlements in the West Bank, in defiance of the latest UN Security Council resolution. Video by Activestills


Unprecedented wave of demolitions in first week of 2017 targets Palestinian village for the 12th time

2016 marked an unprecedented number of West Bank demolitions, which left 1,593 Palestinians displaced and affected the livelihoods of another

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