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UN Official Calls for Immediate Halt to Demolitions in East Jerusalem

Demolished building in At Tur – which included 2 apartments, mosque & medical centre – displaced a family of 7 refugees, including 5 children, & directly affected 24 other Palestinians, including 10 children.

ImageBlog Report: JERUSALEM EXPULSIONS PROTESTED BY UN HUMAN RIGHTS/REFUGEE OFFICIALS, By Ambassador Mo
Evictions of Palestinians from their homes & properties in occupied territory contravene international law, including the Fourth Geneva Convention, & should cease,” said Maxwell Gaylard, who serves as Deputy Special Coordinator as well as Humanitarian Coordinator for the occupied Palestinian territory. Two Palestinian families have joined an extended list of those deprived of their multi-generational homes. –More–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/jerusalem-expulsions-protested-by-un-human-rightsrefugee-officials/50771