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The Master Plan, The Settlements, The Barrier

by The Michigan Peace Team in Bil’in Reflecting on one of our experiences in the Occupied Palestinian Territories: On Friday June 30th our Summer 2006 Peace Team to Palestine/Israel participated in a large non-violent action in the Palestinian village of ...

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New Action Alert: “Stop Israel’s Attacks on Gaza”

3rd July: Israeli tanks, armored bulldozers, and APCs roll into the northern Gaza Strip in the early morning. (AFP/David Furst) US Campaign to End the Occupation, June 30th, 2006 BACKGROUND: Israel is using weapons supplied by the United States to ...

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Israeli Press: Army May Ban Tourists From Holy Sites

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Israeli army says it will forbid entry foreign visitors access to all of the the occupied territories in the West Bank, according to a June 22nd article in the Israeli newspaper Ma’ariv. Although the apparent goal ...

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Gaza Action Alert

A bridge destroyed by Israeli warplanes on a main road in the northern Gaza Strip, near Gaza City, June 28th. Credit: AP Photo/Hatem Moussa. 28th June: Last night the Israeli Occupation Forces began the grotesquely named “Operation Summer Rain” on ...

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Israel Kidnaps Non-violent Palestinian Activists

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Palestinians active in non-violent struggle against the illegal Israeli annexation barrier were taken from their homes in the West Bank last night. This happens at a time when media attention is focusing on the taking of one ...

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Palestinians Await Execution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE This Friday June 30 2006, the people of Bil’in along with International and Israeli activists will engage in their weekly demonstration against the apartheid wall built through their land. For more than 1 1/2 years the villagers ...

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Apartheid Wall demo at Al Khadr this Friday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE This Friday the villagers of Al Khadr will be joined by Israeli and international peace activists in a demonstration against the Apartheid Wall being built through the village. There will be a march to the construction site ...

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