West Bank cave community fears eviction

Palestinians living in caves south of Hebron city find no protection in new Israeli court ruling.

    Communities living in caves south of the city of Hebron in the Occupied West Bank have been locked for years in a legal battle over who has official jurisdiction over the land.

    Palestinians living in the area believed a recent Israeli court ruling would protect their rights, but now they are once again fearful for their homes.

    Al Jazeera’s Cal Perry reports from the Occupied West Bank. 

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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