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  • Protest against house demolition in al-Walaje - 19th August 2017 | International Solidarity Movement | Al-Khalil team, Occupied Hebron Friday 18th of August, the villagers from al-Walaje, a village near Bethlehem, were peacefully protesting the demolition orders of 22 houses in their village. The residents received the demolition order last month. The Israeli forces want to demolish the houses in order to expand ...
  • Israeli army restrict international access to Kafr Qaddum during confrontation - 17th August 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, Nablus-team | Kafr Qaddum, occupied Palestine Israeli occupation forces blocked international access to Kafr Qaddum on Saturday, before apparently attacking Palestinian demonstrators for the second time in two days. The Israeli military set up a road block at the entrance to the village, which has seen weekly demonstrations ...
  • Supporting Fayzeh - 15th August 2017 | Supporting Fayzeh | occupied Palestine Many of you know Fayzeh and Issa Souf from the West bank village of Hares. Fayzeh has been recently diagnosed with advanced stomach cancer. She has been hospitalized for the last month and has began receiving chemotherapy. Issa and Fayzeh’s dedication, generosity and kindness have touched ...
  • Israeli forces violently dispersed demonstration in Kafr Qaddum - 13th August 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, Huwwara team | Kafr Qaddum, occupied Palestine Friday 11th of August, the Israeli forces violently dispersed the weekly Friday demonstration in Kafr Qaddum. The villagers have been protesting since 2011 against the closure of their main road that leads to Nablus. The closure of the road complicates the ...
  • Settler violence continues in occupied al-Khalil -  7th August 2017 | International Solidarity Movement | Al-Khalil team, Occupied Hebron On the evening of Saturday 5th August, a group of 30 to 50 settlers aged between 15 and 30 years old from the illegal settlement of Kiryat Arba entered the Palestinian neighbourhood Wadi al-Hussein from the illegal settlement of Kiryat Arba and verbally and ...
  • Join ISM-Training in the UK on 26th August - 7th August 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, UK support group | UK ISM Training in the UK Date: Saturday, 26th August 2017 Time: 10:30 – 17:30 Venue: Green Fish Resource Center, 46 Oldham Street, Manchester Please confirm your place by mailing: training.ismlondon@riseup.net
  • BDS conference in Australia: end complicity with Israeli apartheid - 7th August 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, support group Australia | Australia Multi-award winning poet and playwright Samah Sabawi began Australia’s second and biggest national conference on Israeli Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions last week in Sydney, with words from the diaspora: “In 2005, after decades of failed negotiations, Palestinian civil society lit a candle in ...
  • Israeli forces repress Friday demonstration in Kafr Qaddum - 6th August 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, Huwwara team | Kafr Qaddum, occupied Palestine On Friday 4th of August residents of Kafr Quaddum held their weekly demonstration against the closure of a road, once the main transport route from the community to Nablus. The weekly Friday demonstrations began on 1st July 2011. The closing of ...
  • Palestinian schoolchildren celebrate graduation in al-Khalil - 5th August 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Hebron, occupied Palestine Palestinian children celebrated graduation yesterday in the occupied city of al-Khalil (Hebron). The occasion was marked by a cultural festival, organised by the Palestinian National Initiative. The event was lively, with singing, dancing and comedy, as well as a rousing speech by ...
  • Settlers illegally occupy a Palestinian house in Hebron - 6th August 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, al-Khalil team | Hebron, occupied Palestine On Tuesday 25th of July some 50 Israeli settlers illegally occupied a Palestinian house in illegal occupied Al-Khalil (Hebron) in H2 in an attempt to take control of the house. The settlers have stayed in the Palestinian building for six days, protected ...