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  • Palestinians shot with live ammunition during demonstration near Al-Mughayyir - 24th March 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, Ramallah team | Al-Mughayyir, occupied Palestine On 24th March 2017 the popular resistance in Al-Mughayyir, north-east of Ramallah, held a demonstration against a new illegal outpost which was established approximately 10 days ago by Israeli settlers who set up caravans on Palestinian land. Basic buildings and infrastructure have ...
  • Political Prisoners absent during Palestinian Mother’s Day - 23rd March 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, Ramallah Team | Kafr ad-Dik, Occupied Palestine On 21st of March, Palestine celebrated their Mother’s Day. A group of Palestinian and international activists visited the village of Kafr ad Dik in the Salfit municipality. The activists delivered roses to the mothers and relatives of political prisoners and sat ...
  • The fire under our feet: a journal piece - I’m OK. Actually, personally, my family and I are well, Alhamdililah! But I can feel the intensified fire under our feet. I know the feeling. And I know the explosion that comes after it. This week alone the Israeli apartheid government has escalated its actions, bombing Gaza daily while tightening the already lethal siege around ...
  • Palestinians ID checked and searched during early morning incursion in Hebron souk - 21st March 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, al-Khalil Team | Hebron, Occupied Palestine In the early morning of the 21st March a group of Israeli forces carried out ID checks and body searches on young Palestinian men and children on their morning commutes through the souk (old market) of Hebron. Two ISM activists were walking to ...
  • ISM training: Manchester, April 2017 - 20th March 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, England support group | England An ISM training session will be held in Manchester on 22nd and 23rd of April 2017. For any questions and signing-up please contact ISM London at training.ismlondon[@]riseup.net, but avoid using email accounts or names that could pose a problem at the border. All ...
  • 16-year old killed by Israeli forces in Al Arrub, Hebron - 18th March 2017  |  International Solidarity Movement, al-Khalil team  |  Hebron, occupied Palestine Yesterday evening, on March 17th, 16-year old Murad Yusif Abu Ghazi died after being shot by Israeli forces in Al Arrub refugee camp outside Hebron in the occupied West Bank. A second Palestinian identified as 17-year old Saif Salim Rushdie is in a ...
  • Speaking out and witnessing: what the Hebron camera project means to one student - 17th March 2017  |  International Solidarity Movement, al-Khalil team  |  Hebron, occupied Palestine Last week we reported on two of the training sessions run by Human Rights Defenders (HRD) here in Hebron for young people to use video as an activist tool against the occupation.  Today we wanted to find out more about what the students themselves think and ...
  • Ni’lin remembers Rachel Corrie and Tristan Anderson - 17th March 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, Ramallah team | Ni’lin, occupied Palestine Today on 17/03/2017 the residents of Ni’lin alongside internationals and Israeli activists held a demonstration in memory of Rachel Corrie and Tristan Anderson, against the apartheid wall and against the occupation of Palestine. A parade of around fifty demonstrators, including Israeli and ISM ...
  • Israeli forces shoot at protestors from rooftops in Kafr Qaddum -   17th March 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, Ramallah Team | Kafr Qaddum, Occupied Palestine On Friday 17th of March the people of Kafr Qaddum gathered for another weekly demonstration which was repressed by Israeli forces, who shot teargas, stun grenades and rubber-coated steel bullets at demonstrators. Israeli forces were seen on at least one ...
  • Honoring Rachel Corrie - 16th March 2017 | International Solidarity Movement, occupied Palestine Today, March 16th, 2017, marks 14 years since the day that Rachel Corrie had her life taken. And though her life ended early, her courageous heart and defiant spirit will be carried onward, and continue to inspire many activists now and into the future. Holding a ...