Israeli forces order stop-construction work on houses in Bethlehem area

Israeli occupation forces today delivered stop-construction notices against a number of houses belonging to Palestinian residents in the village of Qasra to the south of Bethlehem, in the southern occupied West Bank, according to a local activist.

Coordinator of the National Committee against the Wall and Settlements, Hassan Brijieh, said Israeli forces ordered residents to stop work on a number of houses, citing unpermitted construction as a pretext.

Source: Palestine News & Info Agency