UNRWA: Israel demolished 215 Palestinian structures in 2011

June 10, 2011 19:16


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Israel has demolished 215 Palestinian West Bank structures in the first five months of 2011, according to numbers released to the media Thursday by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refuges.

It added that another 13 Palestinian structures were destroyed in east Jerusalem through May of this year.

As a result, it said, 302 West Bank Palestinians were displaced in the first five months of this year, out of which 200 were children. In east Jerusalem 35 people were displaced, out of which 16 were children.

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