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More demolition of Bedouin homes and draconean verdicts four years after a protest
Amos Gvirtz
Don`t Say We Didn`t Know 559
July 25, 2017

On Tuesday, July 18, 2017, Judge Ron Solkin of the Beer Sheva Magistrate Court, sentenced three Bedouins who participated in a protest demonstration at Hura (held on November 30, 2013) to three years in prison and a fine of 25,000 shekels. Two others were sentenced to six months service work, and a 15,000 shekels fine.

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On Thursday, July 20, 2017, government agents escorted by police came for a day of demolitions of Bedouin houses in the Negev. They destroyed a hous e in Wadi Al Naam, a house near Hura, and a house in Wadi Ghawin, near Mulda.


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