Tag Archives: July 2012

650,143 illegal settlers in Palestine: 4.5% growth in past 12 months

AIC News | July 26, 2012 The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has reached an all-time high: 350,143. This number does not include the settlers in East Jerusalem, who comprise an additional 300,000. According to data from the Population Registry of Israel’s Ministry of Interior, data which reached the Israeli newspaper Israel […]

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#REPORT | The Humanitarian Impact of the Barrier | July 2012

New Report by UN OCHA | July 2012 QuickFacts The Barrier consists of concrete walls, fences, ditches, razor wire, groomed sand paths, an electronic monitoring system, patrol roads, and a buffer zone. The Barrier’s total length (constructed and projected) is approximately 708 km, more than twice the length of the 1949 Armistice (‘Green’) Line, which […]

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