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  • Child arrested after settlers’ death threats - February 18, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Al-Khalil, occupied Palestine The day after a group of illegal settlers and soldiers invaded a Palestinians’ home and threatened to slaughter their children in front of them, one of their children was arrested by the Israeli police. On Saturday, a group of settlers climbed down ...
  • Settlers’ continue to terrorize Al-Khalil - 17th February 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Hebron, occupied Palestine   At the end of January the occupation barred international ‘observer’ groups from Al-Khalil (Hebron), who were stationed throughout the city for more than 20 years, following the massacre of 29 Palestinians inside Ibrahim mosque in 1994 by a fanatical Israeli terrorist. ...
  • “If you don’t leave this house, I will slaughter your children” - 17th February 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Hebron, occupied Palestine UPDATE: Child arrested after settler death threats. Link here. On the night of February 16, ISM activists joined a number of local Protection Unit activists to go on a night patrol of the old city in Al Khalil. During the night patrol, ...
  • Anat Cohen steals international observer’s notebook - February 17, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Al-Khalil, occupied Palestine Anat Cohen (ענת כהן), daughter of the convicted Israeli terrorist Moshe Zar, attacked another international who was observing schoolchildren on their commute to the Qurtuba school this morning. The International was an elderly woman who was keeping tally in a notebook of ...
  • Hebron Report 15.02.2019 - On the morning of February 14, 2019, ISM activists were forced to leave the Shuhada Street area as it was declared a closed military zone. The activists were monitoring the Qurtuba checkpoint, which is passed every morning by teachers and children going to school. Palestinians are regularly targeted and harassed by settlers and the military ...
  • Resistance in the South Hebron Hills - In early January, ISM activists visited the villages of Um al-Khair and At-Tuwani in the South Hebron hills in order to participate in renovation work on ancient caves and to bear witness to recent settler violence in both villages. The villages are located in Area C of the occupied West Bank, occupied Palestine, an area ...
  • Another ISM member attacked by violent Settler, Anat Cohen - February 10, 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Al-Khalil, occupied Palestine Every day, ISM volunteers monitor the Qurtuba checkpoint in Al-Khalil during mornings and afternoons to ensure the safety of Palestinian schoolchildren. Attacks and harassment by Israeli Defense Forces, police and settlers seem to be increasing. This is the fourth ISM volunteer attacked ...
  • Another interesting week in sunny Palestine - January 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Hebron, occupied Palestine Al Khalil (Hebron), occupied West Bank, Palestine, late January 2019 It’s the first day of winter term for Palestinian schoolkids. Israeli settlers from the colonies in and around Al Khalil, the Israeli Border Police, and the Israeli Defense Force, are all known for ...
  • A Report-back from Dismantle the Ghetto’s Torch March - 10th February 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Hebron, occupied Palestine Demonstrators marched through Al-Khalil today holding torches, flags and signs that called for the re-opening of the stolen Shuhada street, the return of TIPH and other international support, the end of the occupation, as well as a statements of anti-imperialism, anti-colonialism and solidarity ...
  • Occupation forces shoot 9 demonstrators near Ramallah - 9th February 2019 | International Solidarity Movement, Al-Khalil team | Hebron, occupied Palestine Despite being condemned by all authoritative bodies, the occupation continues to expand it’s settlements throughout the ‘West Bank’, with total disregard for international law. All the settlements are built on Palestinian land and these illegal settlers often raid local villages, lacerating olive ...