Category Archives: Military Violence

Here we go again – Four Bedouin Homes Demolished near Jericho

The Israeli military demolished four concrete houses and one animal shelter on June 4, 2013.  All houses belonged to the same family, Mohammed Hussein Al-Zaid and his three sons.  They live in the Bedouin village of Nuwei’ma Al Fauq, just … Continue reading

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Palestinian Youth at the Za’tara (Tappuah) Check Point/Round-About

We live in Yanoun, a small village near the municipality of Aqraba, a town with a population of just under 8,200 (2007, Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics). We come home to the village from Jerusalem or Nablus by way of … Continue reading

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Senseless Destruction of Homes and Belongings in Kafir Qalal

It is now time to return to the brutal reality of life here in Palestine. Kafir Qalal is a small village perched on the side of Mount Gerizem, one of the two mountains that create the valley in which the … Continue reading

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