Obeidi family self-demolishes its house and closes two other apartments
The Obeidi family was forced to self-demolish its home in the neighborhood of Al-Marwaha in Beit Hanina north of Jerusalem in order to execute the occupation municipality’s decision. The owner of the house, Walid Obeidi, explained that the occupation municipality lately issued a decision to demolish the fifth floor (top floor) and to close the fourth floor with bricks under the pretext of building without a permit. The family had until the 25th of September, 2014 to execute the order. Walid and his family which consists of eight members lived in the fifth floor, and Mohammad Obeidi and his family lived in one apartment in the fourth floor which Um Usayd Obeidi live in the other apartment with 11 other people. It is noteworthy that the fifth floor was built in 2005 while the fourth was built in 2002.