UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nikolay Mladenov condemned on Sunday that Israel’s demolition of the Palestinian village of Khan al-Ahmar a violation of international law.
Mladenov said in a statement a copy of which was sent to MEMO:
“I am concerned at the intention of the Israeli authorities to demolish the Bedouin village of Khan Al-Ahmar/Abu Al-Helu.”
The United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nikolay Mladenov, expressed his concern on Sunday at the intention of Israeli authorities to demolish the Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar, east of Jerusalem. https://t.co/DUf6YTIq0Y
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Mladenov pointed out that this Palestinian Bedouin community “consists of 181 people, over half of which are children.”
He also said:
“I call on the authorities not to proceed with the demolition and to cease efforts to relocate Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank.”
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UN Special Coordinator Nickolay Mladenov condemned on Sunday that Israel’s demolition of Palestinian village of Khan al-Ahmar a violation of international law.
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The UN official stated:
“Such actions are contrary to international law and could undermine the chances for the establishment of a viable, contiguous Palestinian state.”
(MEMO, PC, Social Media)