The demolishing of the houses next to road 1 began on Tuesday the 6th of Nov 2016. Listen here to Yoni Yohanan, a resident of the village, talk about the distraction (start on 27:40).
The coalition struggles to receive the antiquity and preservation survey that was prepared by the Israeli antiquity authority. See here the full document
Each winter reveals dramatic changes in Lifta’s landscape. The houses of the village should be stabilised urgently for the sake of visitors security and future preservation. As part of our activities we document changes in the village surroundings.