HEBRON, October 2, 2013 (WAFA) – Israeli authorities Wednesday informed residents of the town of Yatta, south of Hebron, of its intention to demolish 10 water wells in the area, according to a local activist.

The popular committee coordinator in Yatta, Rateb al-Jabour, told WAFA that forces raided the area and handed the residents orders to demolish the 10 wells, which were funded by Action Against Hunger aid foundation.

He said that this area is one of the eight villages threatened with displacement by Israeli authorities for the benefit of settlement expansion.