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One year after killings: Iraq Burin continues its struggle

By Jonas Webber |  31 July 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Three days before the start of Ramadan, the small mountainside town of Iraq Burin was attacked by Israeli settlers from the illegal colony of Bracha. The attackers descended from the settlement at 12:30 a.m. and were soon followed by the Israeli military, […]

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Violent confrontations reported in Iraq Burin

[ 16/07/2011 – 03:42 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Violent confrontations were reported on Saturday in the village of Iraq Burin  near Nablus between Israeli occupation forces (IOF) and villagers after the troops sealed off the entire village. Local sources said that the clashes erupted after the IOF soldiers closed the village before all outsiders and […]

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IOF declares Nablus village closed military zone

04/06/2011 – 09:00 AM | PIC NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Saturday declared Iraq Burin village, south of Nablus, a closed military zone and prevented entry into it. Abdulrahim Qadus, the village’s municipality chief, told the PIC that IOF patrols blocked entrance to the village and prevented entry except to inhabitants. He […]

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More clashes erupt in Iraq Burin following IOF raid

[ 30/05/2011 – 06:52 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces on Monday afternoon clashed with Palestinian natives after raiding Iraq Burin village south of Nablus city in the northern West Bank. Israeli patrols were met with stones after making a surprise raid on the village, said local councilman Abdul-Raheem Qaddous. He added that […]

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Three members of ISM arrested during peaceful demonstration in Iraq Burin

  28 May 2011 | International Solidarity Movement This afternoon three members of the International Solidarity Movement were arrested during a peaceful demonstration in Iraq Burin. The activists from the UK, Denmark and Iceland had joined the villagers in protesting the loss of their land to the illegal Israeli settlement of Bracha, however the demonstration […]

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IOF declares Iraq Burin closed military zone

[ 28/05/2011 – 05:46 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israel occupation forces (IOF) has declared Iraq Burin village south of Nablus city in the West Bank a closed military zone in a bid to block media and activists from entering the village ahead of anti-apartheid wall protests. The IOF has erected a barrier at the […]

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Israeli army supress peaceful demonstration in Iraq Burin

21 May 2011 | International Solidarity Movement Around 80 Palestinians and international activists held a peaceful demonstration today in the village of Iraq Burin to protest the theft of village land for settlement construction. The demonstration began at about 16.00 when protesters marched through the village and over the hills towards the illegal settlement of […]

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Army fires on Iraq Burin during olive tree planting | International Solidarity Movement

10 April 2011 | International Solidarity Movement Army shoots tear gas Bullets and tear gas were fired upon Palestinians and internationals whilst they planted olive trees on the land legally owned by the village of Iraq Burin yesterday.The popular committee asked for a group of internationals to assist them in planting olive trees on the […]

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