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I lift my eyes to the hills

“Yes, I grew up here,” the man replied, nodding vehemently in response to the question, gesturing towards a far-off, fenced-in settlement in the south Hebron Hills. 1,106 more words


Israeli forces expand Beit Ummar military watchtower, narrowing main street

Ma’an – September 22, 2016

HEBRON – Israeli forces reopened the northern entrance to the village of Beit Ummar north of Hebron City on Thursday, after the road had been closed by Israeli authorities for four days to carry out maintenance work on an Israeli military watchtower stationed there.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

West Bank.

Came across this in my Youtube subscriptions page today and I’m very impressed on how informative it is! It’s only an 8 min video so obviously they can’t fit the whole messy and complicated issue within that time frame but I feel like they did a really good job on explaining the situation since the end of WWII. 79 more words

Current Affairs

Obama's "Palestinian Land"

On September 20, 2016, US President Barack Obama spoke at the United Nations General Assembly in New York City. His passing comment on Palestinian Arab-Israel conflict underscored why peace did not advance, and his relationship with Israel worsened over his term. 1,055 more words


Hebron mayor: Palestinians detained for collaborating with Israel to 'escalate violence

SEPT. 20, 2016

HEBRON (Ma’an) — Palestinian security forces have recently detained an unspecified number Palestinians suspected of being hired by Israel to “escalate violence,” according to the mayor of the southern occupied West Bank city of Hebron, amid a spike in unrest that has seen seven Palestinians and… 686 more words

Arab World

Israel Kills Two Palestinian Attackers

Israeli forces have reportedly shot and killed two Palestinian attackers, after they stabbed two police officers, in the West Bank. 209 more words


Israeli Police Kill Two Palestinian Attackers in the West Bank

(JERUSALEM) — Two Palestinians were killed on Monday as they tried to stab Israeli police in the West Bank city of Hebron while a third Palestinian was shot and wounded after stabbing and wounding two Israeli police officers in Jerusalem, police said. 437 more words