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Palestinian Rafet Dabash looks at a bulldozer destroying his own home... NyhetsfotoBulldozer,Förstörande,Horisontell,Hus,Israel-Palestina-konflikten,Jerusalem,Konflikt,Krig,Mellanöstern,Mänsklig bosättning,Ovanifrånperspektiv,Palestinsk kultur,Stadsdelstyp,Titta,ÖstPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPPalestinian Rafet Dabash looks at a bulldozer destroying his own home in the east Jerusalem district of Sur Baher on November 30, 2012 after an Israeli court ruled that the house was built without a municipality permit. Many Palestinians end up demolishing their homes themselves to avoid the high cost of paying for Israeli government bulldozers, or going to prison for not being able to pay. Israel is to build 3,000 new settler homes in east Jerusalem and the West Bank after the Palestinians won recognition as a non-member state at the United Nations, an Israeli official said today. AFP PHOTO / AHMAD GHARABLI (Photo credit should read AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)