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In a three-day demolition campaign in the Jordan Valley, the authorities left 59 people, including 28 minors, homeless

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Over three days during the past week, the authorities demolished 22 dwellings in the Jordan Valley, along with 41 other structures used for storage and livestock, leaving 59 people, including 28 minors without a roof over their heads.

Yesterday, Thursday, 11 February 2016, Civil Administration and military forces destroyed 11 dwellings and 16 agricultural structures and livestock enclosures. The eleven dwellings and ten of the agricultural structures demolished were located in the Khallet Khader community, near the village of al-Farisiyah. Many of the community members reside at that location on a seasonal basis, and at the time of the demolition, seven members of the community were present, including one minor. The Civil Administration and the military then proceeded to destroy two vegetable and grain storage rooms in the village of Bardalah and three sheep pens and a milking station in the village of Ein al-Beida.