Israeli police and particular forces raided and destroyed the house of a Palestinian household within the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood, occupied East Jerusalem.
Numerous police and particular forces raided the Salhiyeh dwelling and cordoned off the encompassing space at 3am (01:00 GMT) on Wednesday, simply days after the household tried to stave off the demolition by threatening to explode the home.
The household informed Al Jazeera that dozens of closely armed forces broke into their dwelling whereas they had been sleeping and assaulted them earlier than arresting six, together with the pinnacle of the family, Mahmoud Salhiyeh.
At the very least 280 Palestinian households in Jerusalem – comprising 970 individuals, together with 424 kids – are liable to compelled displacement by Israeli authorities, in response to the United Nations Workplace for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.
Reporting by Zena Al Tahhan in Sheikh Jarrah.