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PHOTOS + PRESS RELEASE | South Hebron Hills Popular Committee protest settler violence and Israeli army negligence

OPERATION DOVE | October 25, 2013 PRESS RELEASE South Hebron Hills Popular Committee protest against settler violence and Israeli army negligence in protecting Palestinian schoolchildren At Tuwani – On October 23, the South Hebron Hills Popular Committee organized a nonviolent action for the right to education of Palestinian children from the South Hebron Hills area […]

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Water restrictions in Area C threaten to displace villages

By Charlie Hoyle | Maan News Agency | April 14, 2013 MASAFER YATTA (Ma’an) — “Life is hard, but I won’t leave the village,” Zahira al-Jundi says.Despite winter rainfall which has painted green patches on the rolling south Hebron hills, the 145 residents of Tuba face a daily struggle to access the most basic levels […]

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Israeli military invade South Hebron Hills with tanks for military training

8th April 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, South Hebron Hills, Occupied Palestine On 7th April around three kilometres from the Palestinian village of Al Majaz, the Israeli army conducted major training exercise with tanks and automatic weapons, using live ammunition. Al Majaz in the South Hebron Hills is in what the Israeli authorities refer to […]

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PHOTOS | South Hebron Hills Popular Committee struggle for dignified life for Palestinian schoolchildren

Operation Dove | March 18, 2013 PRESS RELEASE South Hebron Hills Popular Committee struggle for dignified life for Palestinian schoolchildren At-Tuwani – On 16-17 March, the South Hebron Hills Popular Committee built a tent near the village of At-Tuwani to provide shelter for the twenty schoolchildren who must wait outdoors for the Israeli military escort […]

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#PHOTOS | Protest march and bike ride in South Hebron Hills firing zone

by Team Khalil | 8 December 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Close to one hundred protesters marched and rode bicycles in a peaceful march through several villages in South Hebron Hills on Saturday 8 December. The purpose of the symbolic protest was to draw attention to and oppose the eviction orders issued to […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Israeli forces demolish mosque in south Hebron hills

Maan News Agency | Dec 4, 2012 HEBRON (Ma’an) — Israeli forces demolished a mosque in the south Hebron hills on Tuesday, locals said. The mosque in al-Mafqara village, near Yatta, was destroyed by Israeli forces, who prevented locals from removing books and other objects prior to the demolition, witnesses told Ma’an. The mosque was […]

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PRESS RELEASE AND PHOTOS | Palestinian beaten and arrested in Ar Rakeez

PRESS RELEASE Palestinian beaten and arrested in Ar Rakeez, South Hebron Hills OPERATION DOVE | OCT 31, 2012 At-Tuwani – On October 29th the Israeli Army and Police broke in Ar Rakeez village and stopped the works on a new water cistern. The owner, Said Mohammad Ibrahim Raba’, was beaten up and arrested. According to […]

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