The number of enforcement operations carried out against illegal Arab buildings in Judea, Samaria, and eastern Jerusalem rose sharply under the new Netanyahu government this year.

According to data collected by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, (OCHA), the number of illegal Arab structures in Jerusalem which were demolished from January 1st through February 7th of this year is more than double the number reported during the same period last year.

During that period, Israeli authorities demolished 42 buildings in eastern Jerusalem, evicting 53 squatters.

Last year, during the same 38-day period, just 18 structures were demolished.... Read More: Arutz-7