West Bank outpost 311.
(photo credit: Ariel Jerozolimski )
Security personnel destroyed a wooden home in the Tekoa Daled outpost yesterday
that belonged to a young couple with a two-week-old baby.
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Makover said that border policemen and soldiers arrived at their small outpost
of 20 families around 4 a.m., surrounded the home, which was built over a year
ago, and destroyed it. He added that the man who lived in the house had only one
Before arriving at the outpost, located just south of Jerusalem in
Gush Etzion, the IDF took down the telephone lines, Makover said.
they left the cellphones intact, he said and added that he was alerted to the
IDF presence by the guard in the nearby Tekoa settlement.
By the time he
got there, the IDF was already destroying the home, Makover said.
residents believe that the outpost, which is made up mostly of caravans, is part
of their settlement.
According to the 2005 Sasson Report, the outpost is
located 1.8 kilometers outside of the settlement. According to the report it was
erected in 2001 without the necessary permits, but with NIS 150,000 from the
Ministry of Construction and Housing.