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Netanyahu temporarily delays forcible eviction of Khan al-Ahmar

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin meets Benjamin Netanyahu, Oct. 21, 2018. From Mnuchin’s twitter feed. The Israeli government has postponed the evacuation of Khan al-Ahmar until further notice, following weeks of rising tensions in the Bedouin village.Following a meeting with US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sunday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin …

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Israel Refuses to Negotiate With Khan al-Ahmar’s Lawyer Because He’s Employed by Abbas

Defense Minister Lieberman won’t speak with Tawfiq Jabarin, who represents the Bedouin community facing demolition, because he is an employee of the Palestinian Authority Yotam Berger Palestinian Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar, in the occupied West Bank October 22, 2018. Credit: MOHAMAD TOROKMAN/Reuters ●Cabinet OKs Netanyahu’s proposal to postpone Khan al-Ahmar …

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The Bedouins of al-Khan al-Ahmar Halt the Bulldozers of Israel

David Shulman Faiz Abu Rmeleh/Anadolu Agency/Getty ImagesVillagers and activists facing arrest for protesting the attempted demolition of Bedouin Palestinian dwellings at al-Khan al-Ahmar, West Bank, October 15, 2018 RAMALLAH, WEST BANK – OCTOBER 15: People stage a demonstration as they clash with Israeli forces during a protest in support of …

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Israeli Soldier Hurled Rocks at Haaretz Staff Documenting Site for Khan al-Ahmar Evacuees

Haaretz reporter and photographer identified themselves to soldiers but were still attacked later ■ IDF says soldier acted against values, will be investigated Yotam Berger |  In front: one of the workers who cursed Haaretz staff at the site intended for evacuees of Khan al-Ahmar, October 23, 2018Credit: Emil Salman ●Israel dismantles …

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The Khan al-Ahmar demolition will be ugly | Opinion

Palestinians protesters fly national flags and chant anti-Israel slogans in the West Bank village of Khan al-Ahmar , September 16, 2018.Credit: Majdi Mohammed/AP Photo In unusual move, Israeli army arrests French-American law professor in West Bank●EU’s Mogherini: Israeli demolition of West Bank village endangers two-state solution●Palestinians take Israel’s eviction of West …

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Netanyahu: Security Cabinet Will Set Timetable for Negotiating Khan al-Ahmar Evacuation

Following massive pressure from the right, Netanyahu says ‘I have no intention of postponing this until further notice’ ■ Sources in Netanyahu’s office told Haaretz decision was made in order to look into different offers made before forcefully evicting residents Noa Landau and Yotam Berger Palestinian schoolgirls make their way …

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Time’s Up for Khan al-Ahmar: Israel Can Now Legally Demolish Contested West Bank Village

Over the past few months, Khan al-Ahmar has become a magnet for solidarity activists, with dozens of Palestinian activists coming to the site, holding rallies and meetings, and building symbolical new structures – which were immediately demolished Amira Hass Sunrise over the West Bank village of Khan al-Ahmar, September 13, …

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Merkel shows western leaders CAN stop the demolition of Khan al Ahmar

Angela Merkel has demonstrated the power of Western leaders by threatening to cut short her visit if the army go ahead with the planned demolition of the Bedouin village of Khan al Ahmar this week.The army turned up at 4 am and remained parked on the main road for half …

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PLO: US ‘Encouraging’ Israel To Demolish Khan al-Ahmar

Palestinians protest in front of an Israeli bulldozer against Israel’s plan to demolish the Palestinian Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar, Sept. 14, 2018. | Photo: Reuters According to the PLO, the moves by the United States are disrespectful and go against international consensus, which is largely in the favor of …

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Despite high hopes, Merkel calls village’s demolition an ‘Israeli decision’

The residents of Khan al-Ahmar had hoped the German chancellor would demand Netanyahu back down from the imminent demolition of their hamlet. Instead, she called the matter an ‘Israeli decision.’  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a joint press conference at the King David Hotel, Jerusalem, …

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