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#StopPrawerPlan | Jordan valley villagers asked to recognize Israel or face displacement

[ PIC 01/08/2013 – 12:19 PM ] TUBAS, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) threatened to demolish Palestinian homes in Jordan Valley, particularly in Yarza area and on the outskirts of Tubas, unless the Bedouin residents recognize in writing that Israel owns their lands. Some of the resident were handed written warnings and others were […]

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Israeli forces violently suppress villagers working their land in Nabi Saleh

31th May 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Ramallah Team | Nabi Saleh, Occupied Palestine Unlike in previous demonstrations, two army jeeps invaded Nabi Saleh today an hour before the demonstration was due to begin. After midday prayers, over 60 villagers, joined by a number of Israeli and international activists, marched from the center of the […]

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Jewish settlers storm Palestinian village of Ras Karkar, two villagers injured

[ PIC 05/05/2013 – 09:29 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Dozens of Jewish settlers stormed the village of Ras Karkar, west of Ramallah, on Saturday evening and clashed with its inhabitants. Eyewitnesses said that the settlers arrived in more than 40 cars and tried to break into citizens’ homes at the outskirts of the village but […]

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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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VIDEO | Caught on Camera: Israeli troops’ violations against Urif village

[ PIC 08/02/2013 – 07:53 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Israeli human rights organization Yesh Din published a videotape documenting Israeli soldiers violations against Palestinian citizens in the village of Urif, adjacent to Nablus (northern West Bank). The videotape, which was published on Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper website today, depicted Israeli soldiers while they were disturbing the […]

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Villagers from Al-Walaja walk on settlers road during demo. 18.11.2011 – video

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. By AnnePaq – Nov 18, 2011 Protesters walk on the bypass road for settlers during a demonstration against the Wall in Al-Walaja, West Bank, 18.11.2011. This event occured just a few days after the “Freedom rides” during which Palestinian activists defy segregation policies by boarding […]

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Civilians To Guard Their Villages From Settler Attacks

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video Monday September 19, 2011 14:58 by George Rishmawi – IMEMC & Agencies The popular committee against the wall and settlements in the village of Beit Oula, near Ramallah organized a civilian night watch to protect the village from possible settler or military attacks. Coordinator of the committee Issa […]

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Al-Walaja villagers rally to save oldest living olive tree from destruction by Israeli forces

  Monday August 15, 2011 11:33 by Saed Bannoura/Mazin Qumsiyeh – IMEMC News On Saturday August 13, 2011, a show of nonviolent popular resistance occurred in Al-Walaja village, west of Bethlehem. Protester abducted in Al-Walaja on Wednesday (image by palestine monitor) The Israeli army had mobilized in large numbers, anticipating the villagers’ weekly protest. They […]

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Jewish settlers assault villagers east of Yatta

28/03/2011 – 07:04 PM AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Dozens of Jewish settlers assaulted farmers and shepherds and vandalized farmland as Israeli soldiers paved the way for their entry into the Buwaib area east of Yatta, Al-Khalil province on Monday morning. The ”barbaric” attack instilled terror and fear in the hearts of locals, said Ratib al-Jabour, the coordinator […]

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IOF razes Araqib for 20th time

[ 17/02/2011 – 05:29 PM ]   THE NEGEV, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation force (IOF) leveled the Negev village of Araqib on Thursday for the 20th time after razing it another time just yesterday. Bulldozers uprooted tents of the enraged Araqib residents pitched near the village cemetery and surrounded them hampering their movement in the […]

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In Wake of Fourth Demolition, Tana Villagers Vow to Rebuild

10.02.11 – 21:51 Nablus – PNN – On Wednesday, Israeli army bulldozers demolished all but the mosque in the tiny village of Tana, east of Nablus, because it did not have the required permits. On Thursday afternoon, the villagers began to rebuild. This is their fourth time. A villager from Tana carries away part of […]

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Villagers block settlers from burning fields

[ 12/01/2011 – 03:34 PM ]   NABLUS, (PIC)– Violent confrontations were reported south of Nablus city on Wednesday evening between Jewish settlers and Palestinian villagers in Assaira Al-Qabalia village. Eyewitnesses told the PIC that tens of settlers tried to storm a number of homes and to set fire to those houses and nearby fields […]

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Nablus: Israel gives villagers 24 hours to hit the road before leveling Tana

[ 20/12/2010 – 10:50 AM ]   NABLUS, (PIC)– Israeli authorities have given the people of the east Nablus village of Tana 24 hours to evacuate their homes before demolishing them, and threatened to confiscate their livestock when the deadline falls, sources in Nablus said. Tana is home to more than 35 Palestinian families. They […]

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