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Update on urgent call – help Mohammed Abu Rahmah

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09th May 2015 | International Solidarity Movement, Ramallah Team | Ramallah, Occupied Palestine UPDATED – On the 20th April, Israeli forces arrested Mohammed Adeeb Abu Rahmah while he was on his way to Mecca. Mohammed is the 19 year old son ...

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Prisoners’ day at weekly Bil’in demonstration

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17th April 2015 | International Solidarity Movement, Khalil Team | Bil’in, Occupied Palestine Over 300 people attended the Prisoners’ Day demonstration in Bil’in. The Israeli army fired endless amounts of teargas and shot one person in the chest with a ...

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UPDATED Action Alert: Help free Hanan, arrested at Bil’in 10th anniversary demonstration


4th March 2015 | International Solidarity Movement | Bil’in, Occupied Palestine Update March 2015: The Israeli prosecution appealed Hanan’s bail. She is still currently imprisoned. Her bail now needs to paid this Sunday, March 6. We have now raised 519 shekels, but she needs ...

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A decade of civil disobedience in my West Bank village


2nd March | Abdallah Abu Rahma – originally posted on Haaretz | Bil’in, Occupied Palestine On February 20, 2005, we, residents of the West Bank Palestinian village of Bil’in, set forth, accompanied by supporters from around the world, and marched to the west side of the ...

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Demonstration in Bil’in honoring slain US citizens faces attacks and arrests by Israeli forces

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17 February 2015 | International Solidarity Movement, Ramallah team | Bil’in, Occupied Palestine On Friday 13th February, Israeli forces assaulted the demonstration in Bil’in with hundreds of tear gas rounds, dozens of stun grenades and pepper spray, injuring eleven Palestinian, Israeli and international ...

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Thank you, Ibrahim is home

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23rd November 2014 | International Solidarity Movement | Bil’in, Occupied Palestine The Bil’in Popular Committee would like to thank everyone who supported Ibrahim Abu-Rahma, the 15-year-old boy who was arrested  on September 14th while walking to school. A military judge ruled that he could ...

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Human Rights Defender Abdallah Abu Rahma receives guilty verdict from military court

Abdallah at a demonstration in Bil'in on November 9th, 2012.

21st October 2014 | International Solidarity Movement | Bil’in, Occupied Palestine On October 21st, Human Rights Defender Abdallah Abu Rahma was found guilty by an Israeli military court of “disturbing a soldier”. “Demonstrating against the occupation cannot be a criminal offence. Finding ...

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Action alert: Arrested on the way to school in Bil’in

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23rd September 2013 | International Solidarity Movement | Bil’in, Occupied Palestine On September 14th at 11:00 in the morning, 15 year-old Ibrahim Abu-Rahma was walking to school with his little brother, 13-year-old Ahmed, in their village of Bil’in. An Israeli army jeep had infiltrated ...

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Tear gas, rubber-coated steel bullets, and arrests

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19th September 2013 | International Solidarity Movement | Occupied Palestine Every week, several villages across the West Bank demonstrate against the Israeli occupation of Palestine. This week, ISM activists attended protests in the villages of Bil’in, Ni’lin, and Nabi Saleh. During the demonstration ...

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Two activists arrested during Bil’in protest

Demonstrators in Bil'in (photo by Sameer Bornat)

In celebration of victory in Gaza, and the thirteenth anniversary of  the martyrdom of  Abu Ali Mustafa this week, two activists were arrested at the Bil’in demonstration. Further to this dozens of demonstrators suffered from inhalation of tear gas.  The demonstration ...

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