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Palestinian house, roof fired while Israeli troops are training – Middle East Monitor

Israeli troops reportedly conducted live ammunition military exercises among Palestinian homes in the village of Karat al-Daba in Masafah Yatta today. Wafa News agency.

According to local activist Fouad Al-Imour, the exercises took place in Palestinian-inhabited areas, where at least four homes were attacked and damaged.

“The roof of the house was destroyed and the villagers, mainly women and children, were frightened and panicked,” he told Wafa.

It was a move aimed at getting the Palestinians living there to leave the area after another exercise was done in the area last week.

Israeli occupying forces are trying to expel Palestinians from at least 12 Masafa Yatta communities, claiming that their homes were built near military training zones.

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May 4, Israeli High Court approved Evacuation of Palestinians living in Masafa Yatta to make room for Israeli military training.

According to the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), about 1,200 people, including 580 children, are currently on the verge of deportation and deportation.

They will lose their homes, belongings, access to water, livelihoods, primary health facilities and schools, and the United Nations. OCHA “This could be a compulsory transfer, a serious violation of international humanitarian law, and thus a war crime,” he said.

According to UN statistics, Israel has expelled 608 Palestinians by demolishing or expropriating 217 Palestinian buildings in Masaferyatta since 2011.

https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20220707-palestinian-homes-roofs-fired-on-as-israel-army-holds-military-drill/ Palestinian house, roof fired while Israeli troops are training – Middle East Monitor

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