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Press Conference

Press conference outside of Wadi Fukin, held at the start of the olive harvest on October 10.
Wadi Fukin, OPT, 2014

Photography

Water Distribution in the West Bank: A System Frozen in Time

Naama Baumgarten-Sharon

On February 12, 2014, European Parliament President Martin Schultz addressed the Israeli Parliament (Knesset), quoting a claim that the average Israeli used four times more water than the average Palestinian in the West Bank. 989 more words

Public Policy

Israel transforms Jerusalem’s suburbs into a “big prison”

Concrete blocks are placed by Occupation security forces at the entrances to the Palestinian village of al-Ram, northeast of Jerusalem on November 19, 2014. Issam Rimawi – … 921 more words

Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

Israel Occupation Closes Nablus Checkpoint, Prevents Crossing of Palestinian Residents

NABLUS, November 26, 2014 (WAFA) – Israeli army on Wednesday closed the major Huwwara checkpoint located at the southern entrance of Nablus, in the northern West Bank, preventing Palestinian residents’ movement in and out of it, according to witnesses. 232 more words

Palestine

Israel’s Model of Political Despair in Jerusalem

By Jonathan Cook | Dissident Voice | November 26, 2014

Relations between Israelis and Palestinians have descended into a dangerous melee of tit-for-tat attacks and killings, with the violence of the past few weeks centred on Jerusalem.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

Bus Hits Palestinians In Jenin, 1 Dead

NABLUS (Ma’an) — An Israeli bus driver ran over two Palestinians at the al-Jalama checkpoint in Jenin, killing one person and injuring another, Palestinian security sources said Tuesday. 64 more words

Palestine