Meanwhile, forces from the Gaza Division have started dismantling defense equipment used to protect Gaza Strip settlements.
House razed in Kerem Atzmona (Photo: Yaron Brenner)
Meanwhile, the Ministry has razed 217 structures in the Gaza settlements of Pe'at Sadeh, Dugit, and Ganei Tal. Earlier, forces uncovered a large quantity of military equipment in various houses, including more than 30,000 bullets, protective vests, and helmets, which were all handed over to the IDF.
Demolitions to begin in 7 more Gaza communities
In recent days, forces began razing homes in Nisanit, Rafiah Yam and Morag. On Tuesday, bulldozers and heavy equipment are expected to head to seven more Gush Katif communities – Bdolah, Slav, Tel Katifa, Gadid, Netzer Hazani, Kfar Yam, and Shirat HaYam.
Overall, there are 463 structures designated for demolition in those communities.
In northern Samaria, the demolition operation will start at the already evacuated settlement of Ganim, where 77 structures will be destroyed. Overall, the Defense Ministry is set to raze 2,528 structures in Gush Katif and another 314 in northern Samaria.