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Israeli settlers sabotage the olive harvest in Awarta

Awarta Olive Trees

23rd September 2014 | International Solidarity Movement | Awarta, Occupied Palestine On the 28th of August, around 7:00 a.m., Israeli settlers from the illegal settlement of Itamar cut down and burnt more than 30 olive trees belonging to Awarta village before ...

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The arrest of Burin activist Ghassan Najjar 

Photo by a member of the Najjar family

10th September 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Nablus team | Burin, Occupied Palestine The prominent activist from the West Bank village of Burin, and member of Solidarity Movement for Free Palestine, Ghassan Najjar, was taken by the Israeli army from his home ...

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Action alert: Join ISM

16th August 2014 | International Solidarity Movement | Occupied Palestine The International Solidarity Movement (ISM) is placing a call out for volunteers to join us in the West Bank now, and for the olive harvest beginning in October. We need solidarity ...

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The Roman tree

Photo by ISM

7th June 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Khalil team | Hebron, Occupied Palestine At approximately 1:00 pm on June 4th, a burning olive tree was located in the vicinity of Tel Rumeida, al-Khalil (Hebron). The Palestinian firefighters extinguished the fire with no ...

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Settlers attack stopped by farmers in Talfeet

Israeli forces and settlers in Talfeet.

6 March 2014| International Solidarity Movement, Team Nablus| Talfeet, Occupied Palestine Farmers caught a settler cutting down olive trees in Talfeet, delivered him to the Israeli police and lodge a complaint toward him. This morning, at around 10:30, three farmers ...

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Eighty young olive trees uprooted in South Hebron Hills

Uprooted olive tree (photo by B'tselem)

14th February 2014 | Operation Dove | At Tuwani, Occupied Palestine On the afternoon of February 11, Palestinians discovered about eighty olive trees uprooted alongside bypass road 317 near the Susiya junction in the South Hebron Hills. The olive tree ...

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Military repression following a settler attack in Qusra

Israeli soldiers fire tear gas at the villagers of Qusra (Photo by Mohammed Abu Ridah)

7th January 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Nablus Team | Qusra, Nablus District, Occupied Palestine On the 7th of January in Qusra, two farmers working on their land were threatened by settlers carrying guns. Villagers helped them to chase the ...

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