Sunday, April 24 2022 This week – April 17-23, 2022 – in the Occupied Territories A colonist minor hit an activist in Simra with a club and wounded him in the head, the activist was hospitalized; Occupation soldiers fired in the air while chasing Palestinian workers trying to enter Israel in Massafer Yatta; The Israeli police caused again an accident in Umm Al Kheir while trying to confiscate a vehicle, which overturned, the driver was denied medical care and arrested; Palestinian teachers on their way to school in Massafer Yatta were detained for hours at a checkpoint and released only after the school day was […]
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Saturday, April 23 2022 April 22, 2022. ‘Auja. Text: David Shulman Abu Isma‘il calls at 7 in the morning, in a panic. Four or five settlers are lined up to block the shepherds’ path to their grazing grounds. What to do? Still half-asleep, I make some phone calls and learn that two of our activists are on their way. I let Abu Isma‘il know. I can hear the relief in his voice. In the end he and the other herds take a long, roundabout way into the hills, and the sheep get to eat their fill. Enough for one day. Read […]
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Sunday, April 17 2022 This week – April 10-16, 2022 – in the Occupied Territories Colonists attacked Palestinian farmers and activists near Susya, in the presence of soldiers, during a plowing session coordinated with the Israeli army; The occupation forces put up roadblocks at the entrance to villages in the Massafer Yatta area and kept villagers blocked for many hours; ‘Im Tirzu’ thugs harassed a woman lawyer representing Palestinian Susya landowners during a hearing of their petition in the Supreme Court; Invasions by colonists and their flocks into tended Palestinian fields in Massafer Yatta villages, Tawane and Umm Al Arais; Soldiers detained activists at a […]
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Sunday, April 10 2022 This week – April 3 – 9, 2022 – in the Occupied Territories Colonists from the terrorist outpost ‘Havat Maon’ beat up Palestinian shepherds and activists in Tawane village, tried to strangle an activist and smashed a camera; A police car crashed into a ‘mashtuba’ (jalopy) car at Umm Al Kheir, injuring a woman passenger and her children; An officer flew a drone over flocks near Auja for ‘identification’ purposes; Invasions by colonists and their flocks and attacks against Palestinians in the South Hebron Hills, the Palestinian Jordan Valley and throughout the West Bank; Closure of 28 Palestinian associations and institutions in Jerusalem […]
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Sunday, April 3 2022 This week – March 27 – April 2, 2022 – in the Occupied Territories Colonists invaded Palestinian villages and towns, attacked innocent passersby and vandalized vehicles throughout the West bank, following a series of lethal terrorist attacks in Israel in which 11 persons were murdered; 3 new colonist outposts were erected on Palestinian lands; The army dismantled an outpost put up this week on lands belonging to Palestinian Susya; The colonist association ‘Ateret Kohanim’ entered part of the Petra Hotel in Jerusalem’s Old City, near Jaffa Gate; A tour of the ‘South Hebron Hills Regional Council’ (Jewish colonists) passed through Palestinian villages, concluding in […]
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Sunday, March 27 2022 This week – March 20-26, 2022 – in the Occupied Territories Colonists threw stones and attacked Palestinian vehicles and homes throughout the West Bank after the terrorist attack in which 4 Israelis were killed in Beer Sheva; The occupation army raided Tawane in the middle of the night again, conducted a search and detained a Palestinian activists during the raid; Farmland was levelled and trees uprooted by the Israeli army in Kilkis, Farisiya and Wadi Fuqin; Colonists invaded Susya lands and violently attacked Palestinians and activists in full view of soldiers standing by; Dozens of soldiers planted trees in the ‘agricultural […]
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Sunday, March 20 2022 This week – March 13-19, 2022 – in the Occupied Territories Jewish terrorists fired at Palestinian herb pickers in the South Hebron Hills, and seriously beat up a 7-year-old child who was hospitalized; The police closed the investigation into the attack against a Palestinian landowner whose face was smashed by Jewish terrorists with a metal rod a year ago at Umm Al Arais; Purim processions of colonists took place in the heart of Hebron and the Old City of Jerusalem – the occupation army closed down Palestinian trade; The police prevented the presence of Muslims at the Al Aqsa Mosque, when […]
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Sunday, March 13 2022 This week – March 6-12, 2022 – in the Occupied Territories Soldiers shot to death 16-year-old Yaman Nafaz Jafal from Abu Dis, claiming he threw a fire bomb at a military post; Soldiers of the ‘Kfir’ Bridgade attacked Palestinian shepherds in the northern Palestinian Jordan Valley, grabbed a boy’s cell phone and smashed an activist’s phone; The police refused to look into invasions by colonists and chasing away Palestinian shepherds in the South Hebron Hills; The occupation forces approved works to pave a colonist road on privately owned land in Palestinian Susya; Soldiers raided the village of Tawane at 1 a.m., […]
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