Three Palestinian-owned structures demolished in Jerusalem

Days of Palestine – Jerusalem – The Israeli municipal authorities demolished on Tuesday morning three Palestinian-owned commercial structures near the Qalandia checkpoint, north of the occupied city of Jerusalem.

Israeli bulldozers demolished a supermarket, a vegetable shop, and a gas station on the West Bank side of the checkpoint.

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Meanwhile, Palestinian residents were prevented from accessing the area.

Israeli media sources claimed that the demolitions are believed to facilitate Israeli work on two road projects for settlers that include a tunnel, and thousands of housing units for a new illegal settlement near the checkpoint.

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During the first half of 2021, Israeli occupation authorities demolished 63 Palestinian facilities, displacing dozens of families.

(Source / 16.11.2021)

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