12 July 2018

Court defers decision on demolition of West Bank Bedouin village


The  Supreme Court on Thursday deferred by at least a month the government-planned demolition of a Bedouin village in the West Bank that had stirred Palestinian outrage and international concerns.   Follow Ynetnews on Facebook and Twitter   The court last week issued an 11th hour injunction against the demolition at the request of the villagers of Khan al-Ahmar, who said their attempts to secure retroactive building permits had been ignored by Israeli zoning authorities.   Responding this week, [...]