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UN report: 3 Palestinians killed, 92 displaced in a week

Photo credit: The Palestinian Information Center

22nd August | The Palestinian Information Center | Occupied East Jerusalem OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A report issued by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) showed the escalation of Israeli violations against Palestinian civilians in their occupied ...

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Action Alert: Children trapped at the Rafah crossing

Egypt must open the Rafah crossing.

1st August 2014 | International Solidarity Movement | Gaza, Occupied Palestine Update 2nd August: Thanks to every one who responded to our urgent action alert, the Egyptian authorities opened the gate to allow the trapped group of foreign passport holders in! Read ...

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Remember Tom

Tom Hurndall

11th April 2014 | International Solidarity Movement | Occupied Palestine The International Solidarity Movement today remembers Tom Hurndall, an ISM volunteer who was shot in the head by an Israeli sniper in Gaza. This terrible injury left Tom in a ...

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Bahaa runs for Palestine

(Photo by Rosa Schiano)

4th March 2014 | International Solidarity Movement, Rosa Schiano | Gaza, Occupied Palestine In the shadow of the bleachers of Yarmouk stadium in Gaza City, still damaged by Israeli bombing, 400-meter Olympic runner Bahaa Al Farra trains. Bahaa took part in the ...

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Besieged Gaza Strip battered by historic storm

(Photo by Silvia Todeschini)

16th December 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Silvia Todeschini and Henni | Gaza, Occupied Palestine Gaza’s bad weather has disrupted access lines and flooded whole areas. Thousands of families have been evacuated. Numerous injuries and two deaths have been reported. The ...

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The Gaza Strip is closed and more besieged than ever

Israeli forces bombed and bulldozed Rafah's Yasser Arafat International Airport in 2001. (Photo by Radhika Sainath)

18th October 2013 | 3deVuit, Maria del Mar Fernández | Gaza, Occupied Palestine Israel continues to maintain a full, tight closure by land, sea, and air, on the only coastal enclave left to Palestine. This has become even worse since July, as ...

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Remembering Rachel Corrie

19th March 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Nablus , Occupied Palestine Team Nablus On March 16th 2013, the International Solidarity Movement was joined by the International Women’s Peace Service and the Tanweer Center in commemorating the death of Rachel Corrie ...

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Tom Hurndal, RIP

12 January 2013 | International Solidarity Movement Tom was 21 years old when he was shot. A photography student, he had left the UK to volunteer as a ‘human shield’ in Iraq. Here he heard about the ISM, one of ...

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