Israeli military razes land, uproots olive trees near Bethlehem.
BETHLEHEM, September 28, 2016 (WAFA) - Israeli forces on Wednesday razed a Palestinian-owned land and uprooted olive trees in the village of Wadi Fukin, west of Bethlehem in the West Bank, according to local sources.
Ahmad Sukkar, mayor of the village, told WAFA that an Israeli army force accompanied by bulldozers raided the village before proceeding to raze a locally owned plot of land and uproot olive trees.
The Israeli military did not present an order as to why the land was razed, he said.
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|Publication:||Palestine News Agency (WAFA) (Gaza, Palestine)|
|Date:||Sep 28, 2016|
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