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  • Young boy beaten, detained and extorted in Al Khalil by IDF – 19/3/19 - March 19, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Salaymeh check point, occupied Palestine This teenager got arrested today after him and his little brother got attacked by the Israeli police and an illegal settler in the streets of Hebron. His testimony is as follows: ‘”This morning, my sister came to me and told ...
  • Children denied entry to Mosque – Hebron – 18.03.2019 - March 18, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Al-Khalil (Hebron), occupied Palestine A group of small school children are stopped by the Israeli Defense forces for over an hour at an illegal checkpoint on their way to a school field trip to their local Mosque, in Al-Khalil. Tourists and other Palestinians alike, also ...
  • Remembering Rachel Corrie - 16th March 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, occupied Palestine Today marks the sixteenth anniversary since the passing of ISM activist Rachel Corrie. She was 23 at the time of her passing. Rachel was tragically crushed to death under the front blade of an Israeli military Caterpillar bulldozer near Rafah, in the southern region of the Gaza Strip. Rachel ...
  • Invasion and attack in Al Khalil (Hebron) 3/13/19 - March 13, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Al-Khalil (Hebron), occupied Palestine Israeli Defense Forces storm into Al Khalil (Hebron), and attack and arrest journalists and internationals before bombarding the city with stun grenades, tear gas, rubber coated steel bullets and live ammunition.      
  • Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian delivering legal documents at Rajabi House - March 13, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Al-Khalil (Hebron), occupied Palestine Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian in Al-Khalil (Hebron) on Tuesday while attempting to distribute legal court documents. The Palestinian man was identified as 36-year-old Yasser Fawzi Shweiki. After the shooting, Shweiki’s body was dragged into the Rajabi House. The ...
  • Broken Promises – Doves and bullets fly during Kafr Qaddum Demonstration - March 01, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Kafr Qaddum, occupied Palestine Peaceful weekly demonstrations have been happening in Kafr Qaddum since 2011, in response to the closure of a historical road by the Israeli Defense Forces in 2002. Kafr Qaddum has been denied access to this road for over almost two decades ...
  • Prayers end with tear gas in Ras Karkar - March 8, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Ras Karkar, occupied Palestine This Friday, the inhabitants of the villages around Mount al-Risan–where an outpost has been established by illegal settlers on Palestinian land–gathered for a day of peaceful protest and prayer. As soon as the religious ritual ended, the military ritual began. Before ...
  • Settlers call the shots in Al-Khalil - February, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Ramallah, occupied Palestine Last week, a notoriously violent and antagonistic Israeli settler Ofer, who calls for the extermination of Palestinians, had me arrested and detained by the Israeli police, and if I was Palestinian, I could have been killed. Furthermore, this was another incident demonstrating the ...
  • Women from across Palestine gather in Khan al-Ahmar, call for resistance - March 6, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Hebron, occupied Palestine     Hundreds of women from all over Palestine met in Khan al-Ahmar on Wednesday March 6. The meeting  was a response to a call for solidarity made by the General Union of Palestinian women and the residents of Khan al-Ahmar, as ...
  • Palestinians in prayer shot with rubber-coated steel bullets, tear gas. - March 01, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Ramallah, occupied Palestine Non-violent peaceful protesters met with tear gas and rubber-coated steel bullets in Ras Karkar. In 2018, settlers invaded land atop al-Risan Mountain, which overlooks the three villages Ras Karkar, Kafr Ni’ma and Kharbatha Bani Harith. Since then local Palestinians have gathered in ...