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Hundreds of settlers storm ancient pools in Bethlehem

[ PIC 31/03/2013 – 09:42 AM ] BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– Hundreds of Jewish settlers stormed the ancient Solomon Pools located between Artas and Al-Khader village, south of Bethlehem, on Sunday. Eyewitnesses told the PIC reporter that hundreds of settlers from Etzion settlement arrived to the site on foot under heavy Israeli military protection. They said that […]

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Israeli settlers pump sewage into ancient Palestinian village of Sabastiya

 Sunday February 17, 2013 00:34 by IMEMC Staff The Israeli settlement of Shafi Shamron, in the northern part of the West Bank, has routed its sewage pipes to dump directly into the historic village of Sabastiya, home to several thousand Palestinian families. Sewage stream from Shafi Shamron (image by ISM) The villages have filed a […]

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Israel Destroys Ancient Water Reservoir In Bethlehem Area

Sunday March 27, 2011 20:32 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News Officials from the Palestinian Authority criticized the destruction this week of an ancient water well and reservoir southeast of Bethlehem used by Palestinian Bedouin shepherds as their main sources of water. Bedouin shepherds – Bethlehem area (archive image from Palestine Solidarity Project) Israel’s destruction […]

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