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  • UPDATE: Over 100 bullet fragments in brain of Palestinian child shot in northern West Bank - July 15 | International Solidarity Movement | Kafr Qaddum, occupied Palestine Israeli soldiers shot a Palestinian child in the head with live ammunition on Friday during a protest against settlement expansion in the West Bank town of Kafr Qaddum, Palestine. Abdul Rahman Yasser Shteiwi, 9*, was rushed to Rafidia Hospital in Nablus at around 3pm ...
  • Settler tour exemplifies the difficult reality of occupation in the Old City of Hebron – a photo essay - July 7 | International Solidarity Movement | Hebron, occupied Palestine Every Saturday, illegal Jewish settlers from around the West Bank take a “tour” of the busy souq (market) in Old City of Hebron, the busiest market street in the area since the closure of Shuhada Street. Local Palestinians believe that the Israeli authorities facilitate the ...
  • Livelihoods destroyed in two days of demolitions in South Hebron Hills -   July 4 | International Solidarity Movement | South Hebron Hills, occupied Palestine The South Hebron Hills have faced two consecutive days of demolitions starting early yesterday morning, with bulldozers destroying water wells and uprooting over 500 trees in two villages. An elderly Palestinian activist from Um al-Khair was also hospitalised yesterday after being violently ...
  • Bedouin village of Um al-Kheir fights against new demolition threats - June 26 | International Solidarity Movement | Umm al-Kheir, south Hebron Hills, occupied Palestine The Bedouin village of Um al-Kheir in the South Hebron Hills have launched a new bid to save their homes from demolition.  On Monday, activists from the village submitted a new master plan to the Israeli Civil Administration which, if accepted, ...
  • Five days after demolition: Picking up the pieces - June 21, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement | South Hebron Hills, occupied Palestine Palestinian flags fluttered over the rubble of Mohammad al Dababsh home in the South Hebron Hills yesterday as local activists helped the family put up a temporary shelter. Pots and pans lay scattered amongst bricks, metal and dust – the only remnants ...
  • Villagers live in fear and uncertainty as four more homes demolished in South Hebron Hills - June 18, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement | South Hebron Hills, occupied Palestine Occupation forces went on a demolition spree yesterday in the South Hebron Hills, bulldozing the homes of four families in two villages. A convoy of border police, Israeli Civil Administration officials, soldiers and two JCB bulldozers arrived in the village of Khalet ...
  • South Hebron Hills: Settlers wielding sticks launch night attack on Palestinian home - June 17, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement | South Hebron Hills, occupied Palestine Settlers bearing sticks from the notorious Havat Maon illegal outpost tried to attack a Palestinian home two nights ago in the village of At-Tuwani, South Hebron Hills – the latest in a stream of attacks against the same home. The Zionist attackers ...
  • Protesters break through replica of Apartheid Wall in Bethlehem symbolic run - Protesters gather for symbolic marathon near Apartheid Wall in Bethlehem   June 19 2019 | International Solidarity Movement | Bethlehem, occupied Palestine Hundreds of people gathered in cities across the Palestinian Territories and England on Sunday June 15, to participate in a symbolic marathon in honour of the international right to freedom of movement.  The project, called ...
  • ISM Week of Action Against Eurovision - May 2019 | International Solidarity Movement| occupied Palestine ISM’s  week of action against the Eurovision in Tel Aviv In coordination with the Palestinian Boycott National Committee (BNC) and The Palestinian campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) and in collaboration with Israeli anti zionist groups has been a huge success!  From before ...
  • A personal account of detention, racism and broken rules - May 8, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Al-Khalil (Hebron), occupied Palestine The neighborhood of Salaymeh next to Salaymeh checkpoint (160) has been the center of tensions between Palestinians and the Israelis in the city of Al-Khalil (Hebron). This checkpoint cuts off an already poor and struggling neighborhood from the rest of the ...