The Israeli occupation forces at dawn Wednesday demolished the Mosque of Umm Qussa hamlet in Masafer Yatta, south of al-Khalil.
Local official Fuaad al-Ammour said that bulldozers escorted by paramilitary troops stormed the hamlet at dawn and razed the Mosque to the ground.
The Israeli occupation authority, on January 1st, handed local officials military notices ordering the demolition of the hamlet’s Mosque and elementary school.
Meanwhile, the Israeli forces stormed al-Rakiz village in Masafer Yatta and confiscated a prefabricated health facility after dismentling it. The structure belonged to a local resident called Mohamed Abu Arram.
In east Jerusalem, the Israeli forces in the morning today confiscated two structures in the Bedouin community of Khan al-Ahmar.
Local official Eid Abu Khamis said that two structures used for keeping cattle were dismantled and confiscated in Khan al-Ahmar, without prior notice, by the Israeli forces.