Tag Archives: Israeli military

Thursday is House Demolition Day in the Jordan Valley – #3 Sulieman Families

Having concluded our interviews in Khirbet ar Ras al Ahmar, we began our journey back to Yanoun.  We had a stop to make in Huwwara to pick up Ulrike, one of our colleagues from the Bethlehem placement.  She was joining … Continue reading

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Thursday is House Demolition Day in the Jordan Valley – #2 Beni Odeh Families

After we said our goodbyes to the two families whose homes were demolished in Mu’arrajat, we received another urgent call.  The military were demolishing four homes in Khirbet ar Ras al Ahmar. We traveled north for 30 minutes along Route … Continue reading

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Thursday is House Demolition Day in the Jordan Valley – #1 Molehed Families

We start out each week with a carefully thought out plan.  And within the space of hours, the plan seems to change as urgent calls come in to support Palestinian villages under attack. Such was the case this Thursday, June … Continue reading

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Home demolition in the Jordan Valley – Al Jiftlik

On May 28, our EAPPI team was called urgently to document the demolition of a home in the village of Al Jiftlik, in the Jordan Valley. The home of Rashid Salaami, his mother, 2 wives, and his children, was demolished … Continue reading

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13-Year Old Boy Injured in Qaryut

The Palestinian village of Qaryut is located in the Nablus Governate near Highway 60 that runs between Ramallah and Nablus.  Previously, a road connected the community to Highway 60, but the Shiloh Settlement blocked the road and is building a … 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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