The Israeli army has destroyed over 350 homes and damaged 500 in the Rafah neighborhoods. This is being done to make way for a gigantic steel wall along the Egyptian border, on which Israel began construction in October 2002.
19 January 2003:
I took this photo some days ago – showing the destruction of a house by the IDF, without giving any reason and without even warning the family in advance.
Bulldozer erasing another house in our neighborhood