Days of Palestine

Sunday, February 5

Israeli Occupation Halts Construction in 11 Palestinian Facilities South of Hebron

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Israeli occupation forces notified Palestinians Sunday, 11 December 2022 to stop work and construction in 11 homes and facilities south of Hebron.

Local sources reported that Israeli occupation forces stormed the Zweiden area, east of Yatta and ordered a halt to construction on four homes belonging to Palestinian men Nasser Al-Ataimin, Ibrahim Muflih Al-Ataimin, Fayez Al-Ataimin, and Abd al-Rahman Al-Ta’aimat.

Israeli troops notified the halt of work and construction on a house and its facilities, barracks and a sheep pen owned by the Palestinian citizen Khalil Ramadan Al-Ateimeen, sources added.

The Palestinian citizen Hashim Ibrahim Al-Ateimeen was notified to stop work on a house and its facilities.

In Masafer Yatta, Israeli forces notified the Palestinian citizen Nasser Abu Obeid to stop work and construction in agricultural barracks in the al-Tabban area.

Masafer Yatta, located in southern Hebron Hills, extends over an area of ​​30,000 dunams, with a population of 2,500 residents distributed over 12 villages or hamlets. 

More than 2000 Palestinian residents in Masafer Yatta are facing imminent expulsion from their homes by the Israeli occupation under the pretext of classifying it as a military training area for the Israeli forces in which the Palestinians have no right to live.