UN condemns recent demolitions of Palestinian homes

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
April 23, 2012 03:32




UN agencies on Sunday condemned Israel for recent home demolitions in the West Bank which they say resulted in the displacement of 67 Palestinian refugees, more than half of whom are children.

In a joint press release, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) and Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) stated that the evictions "may run counter to international law, including the Fourth Geneva Convention."

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