|Life under occupation|
|Defiant Palestinian Shepherds Face Down Settler and Army Violence ||Aaron Lakoff - ISM/IMEMC - We were in a van about 100 meters down the road from our destination of At-Tuwani, and it had only been half and hour since we had left Jerusalem this morning. An Israeli woman turned to me from the seat in front, smiled, and said, "Pretty fast, no?" ||9/3/2005|
|PCHR Weekly report ||PCHR - Gaza - Occupation Forces (IOF) Launch More Attacks in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT)
|Solidarity visit to Twane||Ta`ayush - On Saturday the 26 of march about 30 people, Taayush and international activists together with residents of Hirbet Tawane went out to the fields belonging the the villages Tawane, Mufkara and Haruba that had been poisoned a few days earlier by Jewish settlers||31/3/2005|
|Settlers attack a resident in Hebron ||IMEMC - Agencies - A group of settlers from Keryat Arab’ settlement, in the center of Hebron, attacked a farmer while he was planting his orchard and forced him out of his land.
|Did you say the Israelis are withdrawing?||Y. Khellef - Electronic Intifada - Since the Sharm El Sheikh summit things have significantly improved in the Palestinian territories. The Army has stopped its incursions in Palestinian towns, Palestinian civilians are free to move, prisoners are about to be released and economic activity is slowly recovering...
|Yom al-Ard in Bethlehem||Juliette G. and Shihad - Electronic Intifada -
Live from Palestine, 31 March 2005
|P.A to return to The Hague ||IMEMC - Agencies - The Palestinian Authority said that it is preparing a campaign and an international case against the Separation wall in Jerusalem and the “security fences” in the Gaza Strip.
|Through the Looking-glass||ISM volunteers in Qawawis - K.L and Camyla - The small village of Qawawis is the most peaceful place I have ever visited. Geographically it is situated south of Al-Khalil (Hebron) in the West Bank. Here a handful of shepherding families live in caves cut from the stony hill by hand.||31/3/2005|
|Walking Through the Soldiers` Line||Bela - ISM - An account of the `Land Day` in Palestine, 2005||31/3/2005|
|Israeli Peace Activists Convicted||ISM news relay - On March 30 2005, two Israeli peace activists - Neta Golan and Shely Nativ - were convicted for their non-violent civil disobedient actions against the Occupation.
|Human Rights Can Help Solve Conflict over Land||Badil - Resource Center for Palestinian Residency and Refugee Rights
Press release - Israel is under an obligation to return the land, orchards, olive groves and other immovable property seized from any natural or legal person for purposes of construction of the wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territory.||30/3/2005|
|Ambulances transport Israeli troops|| ||30/3/2005|
|Israel`s Arab minority marks Land Day|| ||30/3/2005|
|Link to a photo gallery of Breaking the Silence, NRG||(Previous article - Soldiers` Photos)||30/3/2005|
|Breaking the Silence: soldiers` photos||Breaking the Silence - nrg/Maariv 29 March 2005||30/3/2005|
|One Big Prison||Israeli human rights organizations HaMoked and B`Tselem warns against continued strangulation of Gaza Strip after disengagement||29/3/2005|
|Gaza Prison: Freedom of Movement to and from the Gaza Strip on the Eve of the Disengagement Plan||B`tselem and HaMoked - For the past four and a half years, Israel has severely restricted freedom of movement to and from the Gaza Strip. These restrictions further strangled the Gaza Strip, so much so that the area resembles one gigantic prison. Israel’s policies have reduced many human rights – among them the right to freedom of movement, family life, health, education, and work – to “humanitarian gestures” that Israel sparingly provides.||29/3/2005|
|Two Palestinians wounded in Kafr Qalil||Bahrain News Agency - Israeli troops shot and wounded two Palestinians
in the town of Kafr Qalil near Nablus.
|Army to confiscate lands west of Bethlehem ||IMEMC and Agencies - On Sunday, Israeli soldiers handed on dozens of residents of Nahhalin, west of Bethlehem, military orders to evacuate from their lands within 45 days.
|Israeli Troops Raid West Bank Town||Agence France Presse - Israeli troops raided the West Bank town of Jenin early Monday, carrying out house-to-house searches and arresting
eight Palestinians, witnesses and the army said.
Maia Carter Hallward - "Friday was a crazy day in the Old City of Jerusalem. Not only was it Good Friday for the Western Christians, but it was also Friday Prayers for the Muslims .. and Purim for the Jews." ||27/3/2005|
|Palestinians decry settler attacks||Khalid Amayreh - Al-Jazeerah - The Palestinian Authority has urged international sponsors of the peace process to put pressure on the Israeli government to stop attacks by Jewish settlers on Palestinian villagers.
|Qawawis: Shepherds & Sheep & Settlers & Soldiers ||Bella - ISM - The settlers are trying to expell the Palestinian shepheards and force them off their land||20/3/2005|
|Israeli Settlers from Ma`on Disrupt School Patrol||Diana Zimmerman and Kim Lamberty - CPT Hebron - - On Saturday 26 March Israeli settlers from Ma`on paraded on a road outside of At-Tuwani in the South Hebron Hills preventing Palestinian children from returning home from school.
|Yitzhar settlers attack Palestinian villagers, clash with soldiers trying to stop the attack||IMEMC and Agencies - Settlers of Yitzhar, near Nablus, attacked Friday Palestinians inside the village of Asira al-Kabaliya, and threw stones at Israeli security forces that arrived in the village to prevent them from attacking local residents. ||27/3/2005|
|Israeli Border Police provokes violence in a Palestinian village||IMEMC & Agencies - Villagers accused that border police and army are harassing them because of their peaceful resistance against the construction of the separation wall||27/3/2005|
|Israel did not ease restrictions on border crossings - Israeli violations threaten cease fire||IMEMC and Agencies -Israel is still using the border crossings in order to pressure the P.A, and demanded Israel to remove the restrictions imposed over the crossings. Israeli violations threat the cease fire, especially after repeated incidents of shootings towards the residents on military checkpoints were reported.
|Israeli Soldiers and Settlers Unleash against the Palestinians||IPC+WAFA- Israeli occupation forces continued on Friday the violation of cease fire in the West Bank cities and villages, atacking and wounding several people in a peaceful march against the Aparthied Wall. Israeli settlers intensified their attacks on citizens.||27/3/2005|
|Hell in Hebron: Hebron Hills||Am Johal - Submitted to the Palestine Monitor - Settlers from Sussia continuously attack Palestinian farmers and shepheards. Many, deprived of shelter and water and harassed by settlers and Occupation forces, have been forced to move from the land they have called home for centuries.
|Palestinian Woman’s Face Disfigured by Israeli Soldiers’ Attack on her way to Pray in Jerusalem||Palestine Monitor - Manal Musa Salem was attempting to reach the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem to pray when Israeli soldiers refused to let her pass the Shuafat Refugee Camp checkpoint and threw a stun grenade at her, severely disfiguring her face.
|A night raid in Bil`in||Ofra Katz - Machsom-Watch - "Army forces entered Bil`in last night around 2:10 a.m. This has become nearly routine procedure... They awakened the entire village, focusing on the southern part, in search of activists in anti-Fence demonstrations."||26/3/2005|
|Out of the settler frying pan into the settlement police fire||By International Solidarity Movement. Arrested for the crime of being beaten by the settlers.||25/3/2005|
|Settlers stone soldiers||Efrat Weiss - Ynetnews - Army forces disperse West Bank settlers who stoned Palestinians; later about 100 settlers targeted troops||26/3/2005|
|Settlers riot near Yitzhar ||JPost.com Staff - online - Not one settler was arrested after rioting in the Palestinian village of A-Sira A-Kabalia near the West Bank settlement of Yitzhar Friday night, although Israeli Army sources described the actions of about 20 settlers as "extremely harsh".
|Rice criticizes Israel over Ma`aleh Adumim expansion||JPost staff and AP - JP online - US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Israel`s plan to expand Ma`aleh Adumim was "at odds with American policy" and could threaten peace with the Palestinians, marking her sharpest attack of Israel since taking office, according to a newspaper report Friday.
|Settler woman attacks a child in Hebron ||Saed Bannoura, IMEMC & Agencies - A Palestinian medical source in Hebron reported that a settler woman of the illegal outpost of `Ramat Yeshai` in Hebron attacked and stoned a 9-year-old child, while the soldiers, present at the scene did not attempt to stop her.||25/3/2005|
|Five residents, including two children hurt in Bodrus ||Saed Bannoura –IMEMC & Agencies - Friday afternoon, Israeli soldiers invaded the village of Bodrus , west of the northern West Bank city of Ramallah and injured five residents, including two children. ||25/3/2005|
|Israel expropriates more land for settlements near Qalqilia||IMEMC and agencies - The Israeli civil administration in the northern West Bank area revealed plans to expropriate some 224 Dunams, (60 acres) in the village of Kufur Thulth and many other villages east of the West Bank city of Qalqilia.
|First Arab museum of the Holocaust||The first Holocaust museum in the world for the Arab public was inaugurated last week in Nazareth, the result of a private initiative of two residents of Um El Fahm||25/3/2005|
|Army and Border Patrol Ruin a Wedding in Bil`in||Ofra Katz - MachsomWatch - "Army and BP forces entered Bil`in this afternoon in the middle of a wedding party. They stopped the wedding and threatened to arrest the bridal couple as a punishment for the whole village."||25/3/2005|
|‘Israeli Border Guard dumped Palestinian boy in field’||Ali Waked and Efrat Weiss - Ynetnews - West Bank Palestinian town residents say Border Guard troops provoked local children, severely beat man during raid
|360 Palestinian child detainees in Israeli prisons||Saed Bannoura - IMEMC & Agencies - Palestinian Minister of detainees, Sufian Abu Zaida, said that there are currently 360 child detainees in Israeli prisons and detention camps; at least half of them are between the ages of 12-15.||25/3/2005|
|Good night Bil`in?||Ofra Katz - MachsomWatch - "I received a desperate phone call from a Bil`in resident...this is Budrus Syndrome all over again: night raids, shooting concussion grenades, tear gas and "rubber" bullets in order to terrorize the villagers and put a stop to their non-violent demonstrations, and break the spirit of demonstrators wherever they are.
|Update on Imprisoned Objectors in Israel – 24 March 2005||Sergeiy Sandler, Oshra Bar and Dror Mizrachi – New Profile - Eyal Brami – the first prisoner among the signatories of the new High School Seniors` Letter – sentenced to 28 days in prison. Nimrod Regev imprisoned for refusing to be stationed in the Occupied Territories
CO ***** released from prison but due to be imprisoned again soon. CO Jonathan Ben-Artzi – Supreme Court appeal hearing and Recommended Action
|Border Patrol Drama in Bil`in||Ofra Katz - MachsmomWatch - "Since 6:30 p.m., an outlandish chase has been taking place by the army`s "humanitarian hotline", the Ramallah DCO and high-ranking army officers, after the kidnapping of a 12-year old child (or arrest, as the army put it). The child is mentally disturbed following a serious head wound and medical past."
|"The army not knowing from its left or right..."||Ofra Katz - MachsomWatch - "On Tuesday, 22.3.05, Dina Goor and I went to Giv`at Zeev Police Station with the brother of the man from Bil`in whose house was burnt by a BorderPatrolman, since the house owner himself has no permit to enter Israel. "||23/3/2005|
|A letter of a Palestinian ||A MachsomWatcher Tami Shellef received the following letter from a Palestinian woman, after a meeting at a checkpoint||22/3/2005|
|Maa`leh Edomim Expansion map||The Boston Globe - Despite `road map` Israel approves expansion of West Bank settlement - the detailed expansion map||24/3/2005|
|Israeli Army arrests 4 Palestinians ahead of leaving Tul-Karim ||IMEMC and Agencies - Few hours before the handover of Tul Karem took place, army troops conducted raids in the Tul Karm and Nur al-Shams refugee camps, arresting four Palestinians.||23/3/2005|
|Palestinians attempting to stop Israeli confiscation of their olive trees||Palestine News Network - received from Bili`in village: "A private Israeli company working near the village of Bil’in, in the western Ramallah area, is in the process of uprooting over 80 olive trees from the villagers’ land now located on the Israeli side of the Apartheid Wall."
| Army invades Dahiat Al-Barid ||IMEMC and Agencies - Tuesday morning, Israeli soldiers invaded Dahiat Al-Barid, north of Jerusalem and started marking the lands to erect the separation wall in the area. ||23/3/2005|
|A Message from the People of Bethlehem to the Occupation soldiers||"We in the Bethlehem community have come to you today with a message on behalf of our people..."||23/3/2005|
|Hawara Checkpoint, last Saturday||Hava Halevi - Mahsomwatch||23/3/2005|
|Breaking the Silence: Seeds of Hate||Chen Kotas-Bar - nrg/Maariv - A seasoned soldier is shocked by a collective punishment carried out only a few days ago in the West Bank.||23/3/2005|
|Israel to Expand Largest West Bank Settlement||Greg Myre - The NYT - Israel publicly confirmed plans to build 3.500 new housing units in the largest Jewish settlement in the West Bank. ||23/3/2005|
|Israeli photographs show extensive new illegal settlements||Eric Silver - The Independent - Palestinian officials and Israeli peace campaigners accused Ariel Sharon`s government of undermining peace efforts by expanding West Bank settlements even as it hands control of Arab towns to the Palestinian security services||21/3/2005|
|A Village (about to be) Divided: The separation of Beit Hanina from Beit Hanina||Hanini - Free Palestine - Background: Blocked roads and travel restrictions in Northern Municipal Jerusalem
|New evidence of Israeli West Bank expansion ||Chris McGreal - The Guardian - Aerial photographs by Israel`s defence ministry have provided fresh
evidence that the government is continuing its rapid expansion of
Jewish settlements in the West Bank despite public statements to the
|Legal Advisor turned down the appeal against new settlers` road in Hebron||Hebron Rehabilitaion Committee - press release - The Israeli Legal Advisor turned down the appeal against the supposed settlement road in Tel Rumaida area in Hebron||21/3/2005|
| Israeli Occupation Forces arrested 170 citizens since last January.||Wafa, Gaza - Ministry of Prisoners` Affairs (MPA)reported that random Israeli arrest operations are still going on, despite the fact that all Palestinian factions have agreed upon a period of calm.
|IOF Arrests 4 Little Children in East Jerusalem||WAFA - Head of Jabaa` Rural Council said that Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) arrested on Sunday four children in Jabaa` village, north-east Jerusalem||21/3/2005|
|The Occupation Blitz on Tulkarem Unabated ||The International Press Center (IPC)- Israeli occupation forces continued its closure of Alar town, north of Tulkarem, isolating it from the outer world for the second day in row as the Israeli settlers cruelly beat up an elderly woman and a peace activist. More raids, house-searches and arrests in other villages
|PA to investigate the Greek Orthodox Church` Jerusalem bargain||IMEMC & Agencies - Christian leaders also called for immediate measures to end the full monopoly of non-Palestinian monks on the Patriarchate and its properties||20/3/2005|
|Greek Orthodox Church sold an Old City square in Jerusalem to Jewish investors||IMEMC & Agencies - The square includes restaurants, shops and two hotels||19/3/2005|
|The everyday of the occupation||Reports by the International Solidarity activists from the South Hebron Hills||21/3/2005|
|In Budrus: `Army photographed 10-year-olds`||Efrat Weiss - YNET News - Palestinians say children were taken out of their homes and photographed on the streets in the middle of the night by soldiers. Israeli army raids Palestinian village of Budrus after local residents cause severe damage to West Bank security fence||20/3/2005|
|Beit Hanina - a ghetto under construction||Khaled Odetalah - a sociologist and a spokesperson for Beit Hanina residents - "A history of injustice, continuous land confiscation, and the wall (1967-2005)"||20/3/2005|
|Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) wounded a citizenin Anabta and arrested another in Tulkarem City||WAFA - Isreli occupation forces shot dead an 18 yeals old Palestinian in Anata and arrested a 17 years old in Tul Karem||17/3/2005|
|Breaking the Silence: “Petah-Tikvah does not know Hebron” ||Chen Kotas-Bar - nrg/Maariv - Excerpts from the diary of a soldier on occupation duty in Hebron||17/3/2005|
| `Shministim` letter||A letter by a group of Israeli high school students: "We the undersigned, Israeli girls and boys, believing in the values of democracy, humanism and pluralism, hereby declare that we shall refuse to take part in the occupation and repression policy adopted by the Government of Israel."||16/3/2005|
|Hundreds Participate in PPC`s Anti Wall Protest||PPC - Palestinian protesters marching in Ramallah call for Just Peace and condemn Israel`s unilateral actions||16/3/2005|
|Trial of Rami Mustafa today||Ta`ayush - "Rami Mustafa from Budrus was arrested right after a demonstration against the separation fence"||16/3/2005|
|Women`s protest in Bil`in village against the Apartheid Wall||Keren - Indymedia - First women`s demonstration against the Separation Wall in Bili`n village near Ramallah. Border Police shot tear gas at demonstartors||14/3/2005|
|The women of Bil`in say "no more!"||"Two days after the men of the Bil`in came out in protest of the
construction of Israel`s separation wall, the women held their own
demonstration today." From an International Solidarity Mailing||14/3/2005|
|False Arrest and Brutal Interrogation of Peace Activist Muhammad Tanji||Windows Israeli-Palestinian Friendship Center-Indymedia -Call for Action:Join the Israeli and International Committee to Free Muhammad Tanji ||14/3/2005|
|Sign a petition in support of young refusniks||"We, the undersigned, wish to bring our support and admiration for the 250 youth who sent a letter to the Prime Minister this week, in which they declared their refusal to serve the policy of occupation in the Occupied Territories..."||19/3/2005|
|The Price of an Orange||For Rachel Corrie and Tom Hurndall. By Starhawk. "I am writing this as we approach the anniversary of two murders. And I find myself thinking about an orange, a ghost orange, growing on a branch on a ghost tree that no longer stands.."
|U.K. cameraman killing case closed||IDF attorney tells family two-year internal probe had not uncovered proof of wrongdoing and IDF soldiers would not be put on trial
By Hanan Greenberg, YNET
|Nablus rocked by clash||Omar Karmi, Palestine Report||9/3/2005|
|Israeli military commander threatens At-Tuwani shepherds||By Kim Lamberty, CPT. At-Tuwani
|Kofi Annan`s Visit this coming Monday and Tuesday||Angela Godfrey - Protest letter to Kofi Annan who will be here next week and WILL NOT BE VISITING THE WALL. Neither is there any agenda so far for him to be briefed by anyone about the Wall ||12/3/2005|
|Hebron: Who is responsible?||Christy Bischoff, Christian Peacemaker Teams||11/3/2005|
| Budrus tears down the Wall! ||For immediate release, by the International Solidarity||11/3/2005|
|`Hebron: the curfew continues ...` ||Hebron: settlers, soldiers continue to harass Palestinians: Fadil Atawna, al-Ayyam, 10 March 2005||11/3/2005|
|Israeli military orders to seize 26 dunams of land in Dahyet Al-Bareed||Al-Quds- Israeli Supreme court expands its body to nine judges to look into appeals against the Wall in Al-Ram, Dahyet Al-Bareed and the villages of Shuqba and Boudrus – and more news||10/3/2005|
|IOF demolishes apartment building and all of its contents in Nablus ||B`tselem Testimony: Randa Kababji, Mother of four describes how her home was demolished by the IOF (together with a whole building) claiming wanted activists are inside, Nablus, January 2005 ||9/3/2005|
|Hundreds of Palestinians non-violently protest the impending theft of their land ||Palestine Monitor||5/3/2005|
|“Verifying killing to the very end”||In the IDF maybe they deny it, but kill-verifying is a procedure to which all combat soldiers are educated. Breaking the Silence. Chen Kotas-Bar, nrg/Maariv 8 March 2005
|Jayyous - the stealing of the lands and olive trees||A detailed map of the land theft||8/3/2005|
|Non-Violent Protest against the Apartheid Wall construction on Palestinian land||Palestine Monitor - Hundreds of Palestinians non-violently protest the impending theft of their land and property by the Apartheid Wall and illegal settlement expansion in west Ramallah region
|JAYYOUS – Full Circle||Angela Godfrey-Goldstein. News from Within
|Israeli settlers occupy a Palestinian village...nonviolently?||Justin Alexander, Christian Peacemaker Teams. "Qawawis, 3 miles from CPT`s base in at-Tuwani, was abandoned 3 years
ago because of harassment from settlers in the nearby Avigal outpost
(which is illegal even in the eyes of the Israeli government). Last
week, encouraged by CPT`s presence, the village was re-inhabited by
its four families (50 people in total)..."||5/3/2005|
|How the `Peace Process` looks in the Gaza Strip||PCHR* Weekly Report: On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories - 24 Feb.- 02 Mar. 2005
|Israelis come to At-Tuwani||Art Gish, the Christian Peacemaker Teams
|A boy is telling of the death of his friend.|| Testimony reported by B`tselem, together with statistics on Palestinian civilian casualties||4/3/2005|
|“Every Hebrew Mother Should Know”||Participants in the Officer Training Course go into action in a village in the Occupied Territories and find themselves attaching eight-year-old children to an electricity pole with handcuffs, for as long as half a day. Breaking the silence. Chen Kotas-Bar, NRG/Maariv, 1 March 2005||5/3/2005|
|The Wall and the Checkpoint||Sam Bahour - El Bireh, Occupied Palestine||4/3/2005|
|Why do they do it?||Mansour from Beit Sourik tries to explain what happens when a peaceful and non-violent Palestinian demonstration against the wall is met with the brutality of the Occupation forces||4/3/2005|
|Palestinian Youth Arrested in Nonviolent Demonstration against the Apartheid Wall||Neta Golan reports from the occupied Palestinian Territory||4/3/2005|
|Israeli Soldier Sentenced Only to Four Months for the Deliberate Killing of an Innocent Palestinian||Palestine Monitor - One of the harshest sentences given to an Israeli soldier during the Second Intifada||3/3/2005|
|Curfew and closure in Salem, Nablus District||ISM Media - Urgent News dispatch||3/3/2005|
|Israel renews Wall construction in Salfit district ||ISM Media - Call for ACTION||3/3/2005|
|Full report about the children murdered and wounded in Beituniya ||Aya Kaniuk, MachsomWatch||2/3/2005|
|Towards a More Secure Future: UN Agencies Operating in the Occupied Palestinian Territory Call for Action in Improving the Situation of Palestinian Women||Source: United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)||8/3/2005|
|Beit Surik update. Whose violence?||The military court decided yesterday to detain the mayor of Beit Surik until the end of the proceedings against him despite protest from his Israeli neighbors in Mevaseret Zion. Kandil is being accused of attacking Israeli border Policeman Shachar Yizchaki much to the disbelief of all who know him.. Yizchaki, an officer in the Border Police, who claims that the mayor attacked him, is well known for his methods of dealing with protesters.
|For the "crime" of solidarity with Palestinians||How an ISM activist was almost expelled. ||8/3/2005|
|The Vision of a Blind Woman||
Sami Abu Salem - writing from Occupied Gaza||9/3/2005|
|Demand the Return of Gaza Students to Birzeit University||ISM - In November 2004, four Birzeit University students from Gaza were
forcibly removed from their studies in the West Bank and illegally
deported to the Gaza Strip by the Israeli occupation Army.||9/3/2005|
|How do we get our strength?||Mansour - Meeting Abu Ali has helped me realize one of the strengths of the Palestinian people, how our parents and the generations before them support their children.
|Palestinian women `suffer doubly`||BBC News Online - Both Israel and the Palestinian Authority have been told to end the suffering of Palestinian women in a report by Amnesty
|Praying in Hebron a security nightmare for Palestinians||Samih Chahine - Agence France Presse - "Stop. Walk forward. Lift
your shirt. ID card". Such are the orders Israeli soldiers bark
out to Muslims herded through frightening security checks to pray
at the Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron.
|Symbol of Land Calls for Peace ||MIFTAH - "For centuries, the olive tree has dotted the stony Palestinian hillsides, feeding generations and representing the livelihood of a nation."||30/3/2005|
|Yom al Ard in Bethlehem ||Juliette G. - bethlehemghetto.blogspot - description of the Land Day demonstration||30/3/2005|
|Palestinian Hillside Poisoned, Likely By Maon and Havat Maon ||Operation Dove - Palestinian shepherds of At-Tuwani discovered that the hillside next to Havat Maon outpost was covered in tiny green poison pellets, affecting more than 20 dunam of grazing land
|Nahaleen residents served with evacuation warnings||Shihad - Bethelehem Bloggers - Last night the Israeli occupation forces served evacuation warnings to the residents of the village of Nahaleen. The targeted area is uninhabited but planted with olive trees.||22/3/2005|
|New Website Features Voices from the Bethlehem Ghetto||Bethlehem - Occupied Palestine - A new web portal launched these days features voices from one of the most famous newly born ghettos - Bethlehem.
|Poison Pellets spread on hillside where Palestinian sheep graze||The Christian Peacemaker Team reports from At-Tuwani, South Hebron Hills||22/3/2005|
|No surprise; Palestinian photographer wins the most sad photo prize ||IMEMC - "The photo captured by the Palestinian TV producer Abdul-Rahman Al-Humran, shows three young girls weeping in sorrow for their brother, who was shot dead by Israeli soldiers in the city of Rafah in Gaza"||19/3/2005|
|Wadi Al Salqa: A prison within a prison||Yasser Baraka - Middle East Times - "The truce does not exist here. No one can guarantee his own safety," 69-year-old Fahmi Abu Mugheiseeb said, as he sat in his house in Wadi Al Salqa, a small isolated village southeast of the central Gaza Strip town of Deir Al Balah.
|Children of Bil`in protest the Wall||ISM - The children of Bil`in had their own demonstration (March 20) to protest against the theft of their village`s land by the Wall and the construction of Israeli settlements.||22/3/2005|
|Settlers attack shepherds near At-Tuwani||OM - A group of about 100 women, children and armed settler men verbally attacked Palestinians from the village, shouting at and spitting on the Palestinians||22/3/2005|
|Campaign to free Palestinian mother prisoner Manal and her son Nour||Addameer - Prisoners` Support and Human Rights Association launched a campaign demanding the immediate release of Palestinian female prisoner Manal Naji Mahmoud Ghanim, 29 years old from Tulkarem, and her child Nour, 1 and a half years old, imprisoned since 17 April 2003.||22/3/2005|
|Life of the homeless in Rafah||Link to www.rafahtoday.org . The home of these people was demolished in the fall 2003. More than 24000 Palestinians have been made homeless by Israeli house demolitions.. Rafah has been especially badly affected (UN/OCHA).||19/3/2005|
|Thousands of settlers rally against disengagement||Saed Bannoura -IMEMC||18/3/2005|
|Israeli Forces Hand Over Jericho to the Palestinians ||Miftah||17/3/2005|
|Funeral in Budrus||A funeral in Budrus led to an army incursion and the injury and arrest of several villagers. Budrus is apparently being punished for its residents` resistance to the Separation Wall. Ofra Katz - Mahsomwatch||18/3/2005|
|Settlers` harassment at Tulth is getting worse ||Settlers from El-Matan and Maale-Shomron destroy olive trees and a well and bar a Palestinian farmer from his own land - Ofra Katz - Mahsomwatch ||18/3/2005|
|Diary||Saree Makdisi. "It was on the way up to Qalandya, on the edge of metropolitan Jerusalem, that I got my first glimpse of the separation barrier. "
|“Nablus: incursions into Balata and Askar camps and continuation of the siege on Iraq Burin” ||Rumal Shahur al-Suwayti, al-Hayat al-Jadida, 23 February 2005 ||2/3/2005|
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