Israel: West Bank school pupils protest in Jerusalem as Merkel visits

Schoolchildren from Khan al-Ahmar, the Palestinian West Bank village set to be demolished by Israel, staged a protest outside the Israeli presidential residence in Jerusalem during the official visit of German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday. The schoolchildren were clad in their school uniforms and carried placards reading «save my school.» The Palestinian village came to international... Еще attention after the Israeli High Court ordered its demolition, saying it had been built without permission. The 52 residing families in the Bedouin village reportedly rejected an offer to relocate to a location in Jericho, some 8.5 kilometres (5.3 miles) away from the village.

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