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Palestinian activists successfully plant 100 olive trees in fields targeted by settlers in South Hebron Hills

Palestinians planting olive trees near Susiya (Photo by Operation Dove)

15th February 2014 | Operation Dove | Susiya, Occupied Palestine On February 15th, 2014, more than 60 Palestinian men, women and children from the South Hebron Hills and city of Hebron gathered in the Palestinian village of Susiya and together ...

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Settlers attack Palestinian shepherds, Israeli activists and internationals during nonviolent action in South Hebron Hills

Settlers beating Israeli Activist (Photo by Operation Dove)

8th February 2014 | Operation Dove | At Tuwani, South Hebron Hills, Occupied Palestine On the morning of February 8, 2014, during a nonviolent action claiming the right of Palestinians to access their own land, a group of settlers from the ...

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Gaza rallies in support of critically ill prisoner

Umm Muhammad, the mother of critically ill prisoner Ibrahim Bitar, with two of his neices at a weekly sit-in. She hasn’t seen her son in more than three months. (Joe Catron)

9th February 2014 | The Electronic Intifada, Joe Catron | Gaza City, Occupied Palestine Sit-ins to support Palestinian prisoners — held every week since 1995 in the courtyard of the International Committee of the Red Cross’ Gaza office — have recently been followed by rallies outside ...

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Israeli forces raid Ein Hijleh as villagers remain steadfast

Photo by PSCC

4th February 2014 | Popular Struggle Coordinating Committee | Jordan Valley, Occupied Palestine Large amounts of Israeli forces and Border Police have made several attempts to raid the reclaimed village of Ein Hijleh and in return the villagers stopped their ...

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Zionism is a “false theology,” says new Presbyterian study guide

Zionism is a “false theology,” says new Presbyterian study guide

4th February 2014 | The Electronic Intifada, Joe Catron | Gaza City, Occupied Palestine In five months, the Presbyterian Church (USA) will consider divestment from three US companies with Israeli military contracts, at its general assembly in Detroit. A new study guide published by the church ...

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Palestinians launch “Melh Al-Ard” campaign by reviving Ein Hijleh Village in the Jordan Valley


31st January 20014 | Popular Struggle Coordination Committee | Jordan Valley, Occupied Palestine Hundreds of Palestinians announced today the launching of “Melh Al-Ard” (Salt of the Earth) campaign by reviving the village of Ein Hijleh in the Jordan Valley on land ...

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Two people were injured and dozens more suffered from tear gas inhalation at weekly demonstration in Bil’in

Demonstrators carry man shot in the foot by live ammunition (Photo by Mohammed Yasin/Hamza Burnat)

24th January 2014 | FFJ Media Center | Bil’in, Occupied Palestine Two people were injured and dozens of other civilians, including international solidarity supporters, suffered from tear gas inhalation during Bil’in’s weekly protest against the wall and settlements. This week, ...

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Six arrests in three days in South Hebron Hills

Photo by Operation Dove

January 20th, 2014 | Operation Dove | Hebron, Occupied Palestine Between January 18-20, four Palestinians and two Operation Dove (OD) volunteers were arrested by the Israeli police and army while Palestinian shepherds were grazing their flocks. On January 18 at 1:04 ...

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VIDEO: Protesters in Gaza’s “buffer zone” under fire from Israeli forces

Protesters in Gaza's "buffer zone" under fire from Israeli forces

17th January 2014 | Institute for Middle East Understanding | Gaza, Occupied Palestine They are young, and they are fearless. In Gaza, a growing nonviolent movement, led predominantly by youth, is challenging Israel’s ongoing occupation of Palestinian lands in the so-called ...

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