Middle East

Palestinians bring plight of threatened village to U.S.

Fatma Nawajaa (L), from Palestinian village of Susiya, with her son, nephew and another Palestinian family pose outside US Senate Dirksen office building in Washington on September 28, 2015. Sen. Dianne Feinstein invited them to give a briefing about their villages. The Israeli authorities' plans to demolish Susiya, located in the south Hebron hills, have drawn condemnation from the State Department and several members of Congress. AFP PHOTO/IVAN COURONNE

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on September 30, 2015, on page 10.




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