35 Homes Receive Demolition Orders

Posted 29th July 2012, by & filed under Bedouins, Demolition orders, ICAHD Staff, Negev, Unrecognized villages.

Again Demolitions Orders… And Again 250 Citizens of Israel are Threatened by their Government to Become Homeless. There are 1,200 members in the El-Uqbi tribe. Today they live in the unrecognized village of Al-Qrein in the Israeli Negev.  Today they received demolition orders on their homes. Here is their story:  1951: Exiled by the Israeli… Read more »

Bedouin Communities in the Jerusalem Periphery Facing Imminent Threat of Forced Displacement

Posted 28th July 2012, by & filed under Civil administration, Demolition orders, Itay Epshtain, Jerusalem Periphery, Maale Adumim.

A new wave of demolition orders, stop-building orders, property confiscations, settler harassment and multiple warnings of imminent eviction by the Israeli Civil Administration has rendered Bedouin communities in the Jerusalem periphery exhausted of alternative coping strategies. They are now appealing for international protection to resist forced displacement and relocation.   Groups most immediately at risk… Read more »