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URGENT APPEAL | The Freedom Theatre – Crime and Punishment

The Freedom Theatre | Aug 30, 2011 An appeal for moral and financial support following a new wave of harassments against The Freedom Theatre by the Israeli army The Freedom Theatre in Jenin refugee camp was attacked by the Israeli army on the 27th July. Two of its members, Adnan Naghnaghiye and Bilal Saadi were […]

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Israeli forces surround Jenin Freedom Theatre for second time in a month; abduct three

Thursday August 25, 2011 07:21 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News A squadron of Israeli armored vehicles and soldiers entered Jenin refugee camp at around 2 am on Tuesday morning, surrounded the Jenin Freedom Theatre, beat the security guard before abducting him and two others. Damage to furniture in Naghnaghiye home by Israeli troops (image […]

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Jenin’s Third Intifada under Attack

Palestine Chronicle | Aug 21, 2011 A performance at the Freedom Theater. (thefreedomtheatre.org) By Richard Lightbown ‘The location of the Freedom Theatre […is] in the middle of the most attacked and poorest refugee camp in Palestine, the refugee camp of Jenin. We are talking about almost three thousand children under the age of 15 suffering […]

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Night of Israeli violence: Al Aqsa Mosque barricade, house demolition, gang beating, arrests

Related: Gaza Under Attack – in pictures 22 August 2011 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Just after midnight on Monday, August 22  the IDF took the opportunity to trap 1500 Palestinian youth inside al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem, blow up a house in Hebron (injuring 30 people in the ensuing riots), and arrested a member […]

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Israeli military forces attack the freedom of theatre

13 August 2011 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank The Freedom Theatre in Jenin Refugee Camp has faced targeted repression by the Israeli Army in recent weeks.  At 3pm on August 6th, 2011, Israeli Occupation Forces arrested a Freedom Theatre actor at the Shave Shomeron checkpoint on his way from Ramallah to Jenin.  Rami Awni […]

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The Freedom Theatre | Open Letter to the Israeli Security Apparatus

From: `The Freedom Theatre` Date sent: Sat, 13 Aug 2011 08:51:12 -0700 (PDT) Open Letter to the Israeli Security Apparatus 11 August 2011 This is an open letter from representatives of the international volunteers and staff members, the friends, supporters and foundation of The Freedom Theatre in Jenin to the Israeli security apparatus including the […]

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PRESS RELEASE | Acting Student Rami Hwayel taken by Israeli Army – Contact Details Included

by: The Freedom Theatre date: 2011-06-08 From: The Freedom Theatre in Jenin, occupied Palestinian territories   Press Release 6 August 2011 Acting student at The Freedom Theatre taken by the Israeli army Today at approximately 15:00 hrs one of the third-year graduating students at The Freedom Theatre was taken by the Israeli army at the Shave Shomeron checkpoint […]

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Israeli Army Arrests Two at Jenin Freedom Theater

PNN – Palestine News Network – 27.07.11 – 13:13 Jenin- PNN – At approximately 3:30 AM this morning, Israeli soldiers attacked the Jenin Freedom Theater in the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and arrested two of its employees. PNN Archives According to a report from the Alternative Information Center, the night guard was awakened […]

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Juliano Mer Khamis – Remembered in Ramallah

Live Images from the Juliano Mer Khamis Memorial Rally in Ramallah, April 5, 2011 with Special Thanks to @Palendia   Related SPECIAL TOPIC | JULIANO MER-KHAMIS | ARNA’S CHILDREN In honor of his life and work  the film Arna’s Children, a documentary about Mer-Khamis’ mother and her struggle to fight Israeli and Palestinian injustice from […]

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Juliano Mer Khamis

by Anthony Alessandrini Jadaliyya is tremendously saddened to report the death of Juliano Mer Khamis earlier today. Juliano, 52, who was the Artistic Director of The Jenin Freedom Theater and the co-director of the award-winning documentary Arna’s Children, was shot by unknown assailants in Jenin as he was leaving the theater. We offer our deepest […]

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Israeli peace activist Juliano Mer Khamis shot dead in Jenin

Witnesses say actor – who ran a drama project in a Palestinian refugee camp – was shot five times by masked men Conal Urquhart in Jerusalem | guardian.co.uk, Monday 4 April 2011 18.38 BST Mer Khamis had received death threats for his work in Jenin. Photograph: Saif Dahlah/AFP/Getty Images  An Israeli actor and peace activist […]

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Activist, actor, director Juliano Mer Khamis assassinated in West Bank

Monday, April 4 2011| Dimi Reider | +972 Magazine News just broke that Juliano Mer Khamis, who has established and run the Freedom Theater in Jenin, has been assassinated by  masked gunmen in the refugee camp near the theatre.  Mer Khamis, son of a Palestinian father and a Jewish mother, has faced threats since forever: From […]

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