Occupied Jerusalem (QNN)- Israeli bulldozers demolished on Wednesday four shops in Silwan Neighborhood, to the south of the Al Aqsa mosque, which are owned by Muhammad Abbasi.
Large numbers of Israeli policemen and special forces surrounded the area and started demolition. Meanwhile, young Palestinians who happened to be in the area were beaten and assaulted then expelled from the neighborhood.
Local sources revealed that the Israeli authorities have handed a demolition note to Abbasi under the pretext of building without permit.
‘Israel’ has demolished and seized 538 houses and structures in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem in 2018 only, displacing 1300 Palestinians including 225 children.
Most demolitions of 2018 were reportedly in occupied Jerusalem. 45% of the demolitions happened in the holy occupied city; 68 houses and 178 structures were demolished.