House Demolitions

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House Demolition In The Israeli–Palestinian Conflict - As A Punitive Measure - History
... House demolitions were used in the region under the British Mandate ... Israel still operates the contentious policy of punitive military house demolition under the 1945 British DER 119 ... As part of the 2nd intifada, the IDF adopted a policy of house demolition in response to a wave of suicide bombings ...
Judaization Of Jerusalem - Defining Judaization: Means and Effects in Jerusalem - Settlements and House Demolitions
... East Jerusalem to the West Bank that will house about 45,000 residents on a land area larger than Tel Aviv, the second-largest Israeli city ... Jeff Halper, an anthropologist and director of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD), describes the Judaization of the city as one of the effects of settlement growth and house demolitions ...
House Demolition In The Israeli–Palestinian Conflict - As A Regulatory Measure
... Some house demolitions are allegedly performed because the houses may have been built without permits, or are in violation of various building codes, ordinances or regulations ... Jerusalem live under threat of having their house demolished ... Threatened houses exist in almost every street and it is probable that the great majority of Palestinians live in or next to a house due for demolition." "House ...
House Demolition In The Israeli–Palestinian Conflict - As A Punitive Measure - Criticism and Responses
... The effectiveness of house demolitions as a deterrence has been questioned ... In 2005 an Israeli Army commission to study house demolitions found no proof of effective deterrence and concluded that the damage caused by the demolitions overrides its effectiveness ... recommendations to end punitive demolitions of Palestinian houses ...

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