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A Palestinian boy herds sheep in Jordan Valley in the occupied West Bank March 13, 2018. Picture taken March 13, 2018 Creddit: MOHAMAD TOROKMAN/ REUTERS

In the Jordan Valley I Saw Ethnic Cleansing With My Bare Eyes

Israel is persistently and systematically destroying the lives of the Bedouin communities throughout the Jordan Rift Valley, who once numbered in the tens of thousands, in order to limit these areas to Jews alone

A month ago, had there been 12 of us and not just four, we could have stopped the three men who came from the Mevo’ot Yeriho settlement from making the goats and sheep flee the large natural pasture where there is still some sparse grass. The sheep were scared and ran off. And the female shepherds and their children withdrew after them. And we too left in dismay….

Read more: https://www.haaretz.com/opinion/in-the-jordan-valley-i-saw-ethnic-cleansing-with-my-bare-eyes-1.6075896

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