Monday, June 17
Latest News
  1. Cluster of incendiary balloons land in southern Israel
  2. Palestinian FM condemns Germany's vote to define BDS as 'anti-Semitic'
  3. Israeli forces forcibly evict Muslim worshipers from Al-Aqsa
  4. Israeli forces detain 14-year-old Palestinian near Ramallah
  5. Erekat: Deviation from peace terms of reference doomed to fail
  6. Iceland's Hatari shocks Eurovision with Palestinian flags
  7. UNRWA: 4 Palestinian children killed in attack on Syria refugee camp
  8. Israeli forces attack, injure Palestinian youths in Jerusalem
  9. Germany to condemn BDS movement as 'anti-Semitic'
  10. FM to UK Parliament: Two-state solution could reach point of no return

Israeli forces deliver stop-construction notices in Salfit

Oct. 31, 2018 3:36 P.M. (Updated: Nov. 2, 2018 11:45 A.M.)
(File)
HEBRON (Ma'an) -- The Israeli authorities delivered stop-construction notices to a Palestinian-owned house and three steel structures in the al-Zawiya town in western Salfit in the northern occupied West Bank, on Wednesday afternoon.

Al-Zawiya's mayor Naim Shqair said that Israeli forces delivered a notice to local Abdullah Abed al-Hali, ordering him to stop construction on his house that is located in western al-Zawiya.

Israeli forces also delivered notices of the same type to locals Iyad Shqair, Bashir Nour al-Din and Izzallah Hussain ordering the three to halt the construction on three steel structures they own.

Israel rarely grants Palestinians permits to build in the West Bank and occupied East Jerusalem, although the estimated 550,000 Jewish Israeli settlers in the occupied Palestinian territory are more easily given building permits and allowed to expand their homes and properties.

Nearly all Palestinian applications for building permits in Area C -- the more than 60 percent of the West Bank under full Israeli military control -- are denied by the Israeli authorities, forcing communities to build illegally.
Most Read
Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2015