Israeli authorities uproot trees in Bethlehem
Published Thursday 27/06/2013 (updated) 28/06/2013 11:18
BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli authorities began digging up agricultural land and uprooting trees in the village of Khirbet al-Nahla in the southern West Bank district of Bethlehem on Thursday.
A Ma'an reporter said bulldozers were seen razing land on a 25 dunam plot of land belonging to Mahmoud Asad.
Several trees were uprooted as well, the reporter said.
The digging is ongoing.