One of two main clan factions residing outside Houra lives in the IDF fire area 526. There are approximately 650 people belonging to three different families living in this cluster. The sheikh of the clan Khalil Farhoud Abu Alkian also resides here. The clan lives from sheep breeding and different contracting work. Khalil Farhoud Abu Alkian himself is a contract worker for KKL-JNF. Clan members have economical, social and family ties with South Hebron hills Palestinian residents.

All the households in this cluster received expulsion orders from the Israel Lands Administration and these buildings are slated to be evicted. Their residents have a ready-made habitation solution – houses and lands waiting for them inside Houra village. The evacuation process is conducted in accordance with the 1028 board resolution. Main resolution principles are as follows:

  1. Every married couple is designated a free lot of developed land from the state. This lot has the entire necessary infrastructure – electricity, water and drainage system.

  2. Every single above the age of 24 also receives compensation akin a married couple.

  3. The amount of monetary compensation received by every household is several hundred shekels; in some specific cases compensation even exceeds one million shekels. Cash indemnity does not come at the expense of the free developed lot in Houra village received by every expelled household automatically.

  4. Every married couple is designated a free lot of developed land from the state. This lot has the entire necessary infrastructure – electricity, water and drainage system.

  5. Every single above the age of 24 also receives compensation akin a married couple.