Israel demolishes mosque

Israeli forces have demolished a mosque and several other buildings in the northern Jordan valley.



    Israeli forces have demolished a mosque and several other buildings in the northern Jordan valley.

    They say the structure was built without a permit but residents say the mosque was built before 1967 and was recently renovated.

    The Palestinian government has condemned the Israeli action.

    Al Jazeera's Nour Odeh reports from the Jordan Valley.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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