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‘Our clothes are too clean’: Humiliation at Deir Al Ghusun

by Tulkarm/Qalqiliya team, 

It was dark when we left. The 5am alarm sounded and the placement house began its usual morning splutter to life. Cameras. Notepads. 1,126 more words
Freedom Of Movement

How home demolitions threaten Palestinian statehood

Since the beginning of the year, Israeli authorities have carried out a wave of demolitions of Palestinian structures in the occupied West Bank, with numbers that are unprecedented since the United Nations began keeping records in 2009. 969 more words

Articles

The Israeli settlements that the EU considers legal

Quick question: Which Israeli settlements do the EU consider are legal under international law?

Answer (after you’ve scraped your jaw off the floor at the very idea): settlements that the EU have built – … 1,373 more words

Palestinians

Al Hamra: A Fatal Crossing

By P. Longden, Jordan Valley team.

Israel has militarily occupied Palestine since 1967. The military operates a system of fixed military checkpoints, surprise flying checkpoints, as well as other physical obstructions inside the occupied West Bank. 1,223 more words

Freedom Of Movement

"FN larmar om rivningar på Västbanken" LÖGN

TT förpestar atmosfären med sina lögner och brott mot Pressens Etiska Regler (bl.a om korrekta och relevanta rubriker). Se ovanstående rubrik där de “råkar” glömma att det är fullständigt olagliga byggnader som tas ner. 469 more words

In rare move, IDF returns over 1,700 dunams to Palestinian landowners in Area C

The IDF this week returned 1,700 dunams (420 acres) to Palestinian landowners by rescinding military seizure orders from the 1970s and 1980s.

The land was taken on the basis of four different seizure orders – two in 1978, one in 1980 and another in 1984. 470 more words

Daily News

Visualising the olive harvest in occupied Palestine

Every year Ecumenical Accompaniers provide protective presence to Palestinian farmers during the olive harvest in occupied Palestine. Our protective presence helps farmers access lands near settlements or in areas cut off by the wall and also helps deter acts of Israeli settler violence against Palestinians and their olive trees.  577 more words

Settlements