Israel plan to wall off West Bank land defied

Palestinian landowners and Catholic convent challenge plan to build wall before Israeli court.

    A court in Israel is due to hear final arguments on the construction of a separation wall in a pristine valley in the West Bank.
    Lawyers representing Palestinian landowners and a convent say if the wall is built they will lose their land and the convent will be surrounded.

    Al Jazeera's Nicole Johnston reports from the Cremisan Valley in the Occupied West Bank.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Unification: Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem

    Unification: Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem

    We explore how Salah Ed-Din unified the Muslim states and recaptured the holy city of Jerusalem from the crusaders.