Bedouin families appeal to Merkel to help to block Israeli expulsion

A boy rides a donkey past a wastewater pond in the Palestinian Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar that Israel plans to demolish, in the occupied West Bank October 2, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

KHAN AL-AHMAR, West Bank (Reuters) – Holding posters of Angela Merkel ahead of a scheduled visit to Israel by the German chancellor, Bedouin children appealed to her on Tuesday to help block Israeli plans to raze their hamlet in the occupied West Bank. Khan al-Ahmar’s 180 residents, backed by foreign activists who have gathered at […]

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