NABLUS, Tuesday, June 15, 2021 (WAFA) – Israeli occupation forces ordered today a halt on rehabilitation works at the entrance of Sebastiya village, north of the occupied West Bank city of Nablus.
Mohammad Azem, head of the Sebastiya Municipality, told WAFA that the Israeli forces, and under the order of the security official in the nearby settlement of Shave Shomron, ordered a halt on the rehabilitation works and briefly detained the contractor and the workers. The forces also briefly confiscated the bulldozer and rehabilitation equipment in the place.
Azem pointed out that the entrance to the village had not been rehabilitated for more than twenty years, and that a funding to rehabilitate it was received from the Ministry of Local Government recently.
The rehabilitation work started a week ago, he added.