HEBRON, Palestine

Israeli troops dawn on Thursday demolished four homes of Palestinian prisoners in Hebron (Al-Khalil), southern occupied West Bank.

Anadolu Agency correspondent reported that the Israeli troops along with bulldozers stormed Beit Kahel town west of Hebron (Al-Khalil) and started demolishing the houses.

The houses belong to two arrested brothers Qasem and Ahmed al-Asafera, their cousin Nassir al-Asafera and Yousef Zahur.

The Israeli authorities accuse the four Palestinians of killing an Israeli soldier in Gush Etzion settlement, north of Hebron (Al-Khalil), in early August.

Following the demolishing of the four houses, clashes erupted between Palestinians and the Israeli army

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