Sunday, July 25 2021 This week – July 18-24, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories Israeli soldiers shot to death 17 years-old Mohammad Tamimi in the Palestinian village of Nabi Salah, performing a ‘suspect arrest procedure’; Settlers invaded a deserted army base in the northern part of the Palestinian Jordan Valley setting up a new outpost – the army turned a blind eye and brutally dispersed Palestinian protestors, one of whom was wounded by a live bullet in the back; IDF soldiers supplied abundant support all week to a violent settler near Hamra in the Palestinian Jordan Valley, chasing away Palestinian shepherds and their flocks […]
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Sunday, July 18 2021 This week – July 11-17, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories The occupation authorities conducted dozens of house demolitions and confiscations: among others, 49 structures belonging to the shepherds at Ras A-Tin community (Ramallah district) were demolished, leaving 84 people shelterless and robbed of all their belongins in the summer heat; The destruction of the remnants of Humsa’s community in the Palestinian Jordan Valley was completed; A caravan inhabited by a clinic of Physicians Without Borders was confiscated in the Hebron area; A violent settler from an outpost near the colony of Hamra in the Palestinian Jordan Valley takes over the […]
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Sunday, July 11 2021 This week – July 4-10, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories For the third time in a year, the occupation forces demolished Humsa village in the Palestinian Jordan Valley, confiscating from the villagers all their meagre possessions including food, water and milk for the children, leaving 70 people (36 of them children) in searing heat without any shelter and water; another week of constant harassment by the settlers – and the Israeli army who does their bidding – of the Palestinian communities in the South Hebron Hills; house demolitions in Jerusalem, and a night raid of armed forces on the Silwan […]
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Sunday, July 4 2021 This week – June 27 – July 3, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories A week of nightly settlers’ terrorism in the Palestinian villages around ‘Havat Maon’, ‘Mitzpe Yair’ and ‘Susya’; Palestinian landowners dismantled a structure erected on their lands this week next to the ‘Avigail’ outpost, and were arrested – the structure was rebuilt Saturday night; a settler brought 4 dogs to harass a flock in Hamra in the Palestinian Jordan Valley – the Palestinian shepherd tried to distance a dog and was arrested; the Jerusalem police violently dispersed a Palestinian demonstration held on Tuesday in protest of house demolitions in Silwan; Israeli […]
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Monday, June 28 2021 This week – June 20-27, 2021 – in the Occupied Territories Dozens of terrorists came out of the outpost ‘Havat Maon’ on Saturday on two rounds of massive assault against the Palestinian village of Tawane and its lands, beat up villagers with clubs and hurled stones, set fields on fire, vandalized trees, aided by the Israeli army that shot teargas and stun grenades at the attacked Palestinian villagers – a soldier passed on his weapon to a settler sitting in a military vehicle, and the latter fired live ammunition at a house on the village outskirts; Occupation forces prevented the Palestinian […]
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Friday, January 15 2021 Ezra Nawi * Ezra Nawi. A Baghdadi Jew, born in Israel, fluent in Arabic. A man like and unlike all others. * Ezra Nawi, 1952 – 2021 text: David Shulman, photographs: Margaret Olin * Read more: https://touchingphotographs.com/2021/01/14/ezra-nawi-1952-2021-text-david-shulman-photographs-margaret-olin/
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