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The Siege – cultural resistance in Palestine

Poster for the play

20th April 2015 | Frida and Jenny | Jenin, Occupied Palestine The room was overflowing with people who had come to witness the opening of the play The Siege. Pushing our way through the throng we managed to find some ...

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VIDEO: Israeli forces use violence against unarmed demonstrators attempting to plant olive sapplings in Wadi Foukeen


26th September 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Khalil team | Wadi Foukeen, Occupied Palestine Wadi Foukeen is a Palestinian village just west of Bethlehem with a population of approximately 1,250 people. A weekly Friday demonstration has been organized by the village ...

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Palestinians and ISM’ers clean up after demolition of Palestinian home


20th August 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Khalil team | al-Walja, Occupied Palestine At 10am on the 18th of August in al-Walja, north of Bethlehem, the Israeli army demolished the residence of a Palestinian man. The man was alone on his land ...

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Palestinians protest in solidarity with Gaza

Photo by Vern, ISM volunteer

3rd August 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Vern | Bethlehem, Occupied Palestine On Friday August 1st, Palestinians in Bethlehem demonstrated against Israel’s massacre Gaza. Between 3,000-5,000 people protested, men, women, and children. The demonstrators marched to the checkpoint, where they faced ...

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Palestinians block settler road in solidarity with Gaza

2nd August 2014 | International Solidarity Movement | Al-Khader, Occupied Palestine  On the 30th July, approximately 40 Palestinian and international activists marched from al-Khader gate on the outskirts of Bethlehem and blocked Road 60, which connects all the illegal settlements in the area to Jerusalem, in protest ...

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“Knocking on the gates of Jerusalem”: demonstration against injustice of Israeli occupation

Israeli soldier violently pushes back peaceful demonstrators

29th June 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Khalil team | Bethlehem, Occupied Palestine Today, Saturday 29th June, a group of Palestinian activists demanded access to the occupied city of Jerusalem through the gate in the Apartheid Wall in Bethlehem. Their ...

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A Steadfast Prelude to the Nakba: Duheisha resists

15th May 2013 | International Solidarity Movement | Hebron, Occupied Palestine By Team Khalil On the 14th May 2013 , a day before the Nakba, on the edge of Bethlehem, a demonstration to remember the day of the catastrophe in ...

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Activists continue to target the infrastructure of the Israeli occupation of the West Bank

23rd April 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Bethlehem , Occupied Palestine By Team Khalil Palestinians and International activists held a brief demonstration outside the gates of an Israeli military base near Herodium mountain, east of Bethlehem. The activists stood outside ...

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Teenager dies following shooting in Bethlehem

saleh amareen

23 January 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Bethlehem, Occupied Palestine On Friday January 18th at approximately 3.20 pm, fifteen year old Saleh Elamareen was shot in the head by an Israeli soldier in Aida refugee camp, Bethlehem. Today Wednesday 23 ...

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House demolitions and forced displacments in Area C

By Abu Sarah 2 September 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Demolishing tents donated by the UN On August 28 Israeli occupation forces demolished tents donated by the United Nations (UN) in the Palestinian village of Susiya in the ...

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