Jerusalem Municipality demolishes two homes in East Jerusalem, 30 Jan. 2019
On 30 January 2019, at around 8:30 A.M., Jerusalem Municipality officials came with a Border Police escort and a bulldozer to the neighborhood of Wadi al-Joz in East Jerusalem, where they demolished a two-story building. The first floor housed three tire repair shops, and the second consisted of three apartments not yet inhabited. The force also demolished two containers that were used for storage nearby. Later, at around 3:30 P.M., Jerusalem Municipality officials also came with Border Police and a bulldozer to the neighborhood of Silwan in East Jerusalem, where they demolished a shack that was home to a family of eight, including six minors, whose original home the municipality had demolished in 2016.