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

oct.4.2018 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 …

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Palestinians brace for Israeli bulldozers in the West Bank: ‘If we lose Khan al-Ahmar we lose Jerusalem’

As a deadline for demolition passes on Monday, Palestinians waiting to be forcibly evicted vow to stay put  Bel Trew Khan al-Ahmar Palestinian children play in the school of Khan al-Ahmar which Israel has ordered to be demolished ( Bel Trew ) Residents of a Palestinian hamlet in the West Bank have …

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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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Sewage pool rings West Bank village awaiting demolition

oct.5.2018 JERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian Bedouin village slated for demolition is dealing with a large pool of sewage, apparently from a nearby Israeli settlement. The sewage flowed downhill toward Khan al-Ahmar earlier this week, and on Friday was still pooled in a ravine by the West Bank community’s corrugated …

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Palestinians perform weekly Friday prayer in Khan al-Ahmar

JERUSALEM, October 5, 2018 (WAFA) – Despite Israel’s restrictions on the entry to Khan al-Ahmar village, east of Jerusalem, hundreds of Palestinians were able to perform the weekly Friday prayer there to show support for the village which is facing an imminent threat of demolition by Israeli authorities. Following the …

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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.’ By +972 Magazine |Published October 5, 2018 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a joint press …

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Khan Ahmar: the West Bank Bedouin village in the spotlight that is facing demolition

Anshel Pfeffer October 4, 2018 Anshel Pfeffer examines the story of a West Bank Bedouin village that is to be demolished under an Israeli court order The impending demolition of Khan al-Ahmar, a Bedouin village in the West Bank, almost became an international diplomatic incident this week. The village, near …

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Khan Ahmar: the West Bank Bedouin village in the spotlight that is facing demolition

Anshel Pfeffer examines the story of a West Bank Bedouin village that is to be demolished under an Israeli court order The impending demolition of Khan al-Ahmar, a Bedouin village in the West Bank, almost became an international diplomatic incident this week.The village, near the main road extending east from …

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Merkel: Khan al-Ahmar demolition is an Israeli decision

The Civil Administration warned Khan al-Ahmar residents that they must demolish their modular homes by October 1. By Tovah Lazaroff / October 4, 2018 German Chancellor Angela Merkel refrained from publicly criticizing Israel over it’s pending demolition of the illegal West Bank Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar, during her two-day …

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Khan al-Ahmar writ large: Peace initiative and local realities

Israeli and Palestinian leaders should take note of the conflict in Khan al-Ahmar, and write its lessons large boy walks through the Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar, near the Jerusalem-Dead Sea highway, on April 13, 2018. (Yaniv Nadav/ Flash90) This week, Jared Kushner and Jason Greenblatt will visit the region …

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