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Israeli occupation forces tear down a tent, seize equipment in Masafer Yatta, south of Hebron

HEBRON, Monday, April 12, 2021 (WAFA) – Israeli occupation forces today tore down a tent and seized equipment in Masafer Yatta, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, according to a local activist.

Coordinator of the anti-wall and anti-settlements popular committees, Rateb Jabour, said that Israeli forces raided Ishkara, an area to the east of Masafer Yatta, where they tore down a residential tent purportedly for being located in Area C of the occupied West Bank, which is under full Israeli military rule.

The soldiers also seized farming equipment, an electric generator and doors Tumin area, also citing their presence in Area C.

Masafer Yatta is a collection of almost 19 hamlets, which rely heavily on animal husbandry as the main source of livelihood. They are located in Area C of the West Bank.

K.F./M.K.

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