Illegal Palestinian construction in Judea Samaria skyrockets
November 4, 2022
(JNS) — Illegal Palestinian construction in the Israeli-controlled regions of Judea and Samaria, known collectively as “Area C,” increased by 80 percent over the past year, according to a new report by Israeli NGO Regavim.
According to the report, titled “The War of Attrition,” 5,535 illegal Palestinian structures have been built in Area C during Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz’s tenure.
Meanwhile, Regavim pegs the total number of illegal Arab-built structures in Area C at 80,000.
The organization’s members recently protested outside of Gantz’s home by building a “Pal...