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Israeli Violations

The Forgotten Hebron

    According to the 1995 Taba Agreement, Palestinians Hebron City is divided into areas H-1 and H-2, due to the presence of Israeli colonists within the city boundary; see

Reports

Base Data Report for the “Monitoring of Israeli Colonizing Activities” Project

    This report highlights the basic datum and figures for the base year of the project. It was compiled from the analysis of satellite images 1999, aerial photos, up-to-date

Settlers Attacks

Jid Oneim Settlers Attack Beit Foreek Villagers in Nablus

    Despite the holiness of olive trees in Palestine and despite the fact that olive picking season is a season of cooperative work among Palestinians, Jewish colonists poisoned the

Reports

Tourism in the West Bank

  Current Situation For decades Israeli tourist agencies have had a monopoly on archeological and historical sites on the West Bank. After the Palestinians were granted some sort of independence,

Demolition

Israeli Occupation Forces Re-Occupy Shu’afat Camp and Destroy Three Houses

  The demolishing of Palestinian houses is considered one of the main pillars of Israeli policies in occupied Palestinian cities and villages. Such policy is being used especially in Jerusalem

Reports

The Second Intermediary Report for the “Monitoring Israeli Colonizing Activities” Project

  May -July 2000 This report highlights the events concerning colonizing activities in the West Bank and Gaza that occurred between the months of May and July. The report describes

Settlement Expansion

Otniel settlement Expanding At The Expense Of Yatta village

    The settlement of Otniel was established in 1983 when Likud was in power under Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir. It is situated on a mountaintop some 3 kilometers west

Israeli Violations

A Dangerous Precedent in Qatanna Village

    The village of Qatanna is a Palestinian village located 12 kilometers northwest of Jerusalem.Currently, its population is around 9000 with additional 7000 who live outside the village. The

New Israeli Settlements

An Attempt to Establish a New Jewish settlement on the Land of Abu Dis

  Jewish settlers from the ''Elad'' Brigade and others attacked the land of the town of Abu Dis near Jerusalem on June 7, 2000. Under the protection of the Israeli

Settlement Expansion

Construction of New Buildings in She’ari Tekva settlement Built on the Land of Azzoun Alatmah Village – Salfit Governorate

    Azzoun Alatmah at a Glance:  Azzoun Alatmah is located 15 km to the west of Salfit City (Salfit Governorate). Its population is about 1,500 most of them are

Settlement Expansion

Construction of New Buildings in Rafafa settlement Built on the Land of Haris Village – Salfit Governorate

  Haris at a Glance: Haris is located 8 km northwest of Salfit City (Salfit Governorate). Its population is about 4,000 most of them are working in agriculture, particularly olive

Settlement Expansion

The Expansion of Qadumim settlement Established on the Land of Kufr Qaddum Village – Qalqilya Governorate

  Kufr Qaddum at a Glance: Kufr Qaddum village is located 20 km east of Qalqilya City (Qalqilya Governorate). Its population is about 5,000 most of them are working in

Settlement Expansion

The Expansion of Tapuah settlement Established on the Land of Yasuf Village – Salfit Governorate

  Yasuf at a Glance: Yasuf village is located 5 km northeast of Salfit City (Salfit Governorate). It is also located about 15 km to the south of Nablus City. Its

Israeli Violations

Forty Five Heads of Shami Goats are Killed by the Israelis in Tubas Governorate

    On December, 3, 1998, forty-five heads of shami goats, which belong to a Palestinian farmer in 'Ein El-Bayda (Figure 1), were killed as a result of eating Sefsan

Military Orders

Four Houses Threatened with Demolition in An Nu’man Village in Bethlehem District

    The District of Bethlehem is located in the southern part of the West Bank, south of Jerusalem. It has an area of approximately 600 square kilometers. In 1997

Demolition

Another House Demolition in Al Walaja

  Al Walaja is a village lying about 4 kilometers northwest of Bethlehem. The village used to be farther west but Israeli forces completely destroyed it after the 1948 war.

Reports

The First Intermediary Report for the “Monitoring Israeli Colonizing Activities” Project

  February – April 2000 This report highlights the events concerning colonizing activities in the West Bank and Gaza Strip that occurred between the months of February and April. The report

Settlement Expansion

Kisan Village Threatened by settlement Expansion

    Kisan, a small village in the Bethlehem district, is located about nine kilometers from the southeastern part of Bethlehem City and embraces a built-up area of 52 dunums.

Reports

The First Intermediary Report for the “Monitoring Israeli Colonizing Activities” Project

    February – April 2000 This report highlights the events concerning colonizing activities in the West Bank and Gaza Strip that occurred between the months of February and April. The

Settlers Attacks

المستوطنون الاسرائيليون يستولون على أربع محال تجارية في البلدة القديمة في الخليل

      أقدمت مجموعة من المستوطنين، في الأول من نيسان 2009 على الاستيلاء على أربعة محال تجارية في البلدة القديمة من مدينة الخليل جنوب الضفة الغربية. وأفاد أصحاب المحال

Demolition

Israeli Occupation Forces Demolishes Three Houses in Al Essawiyah Village

    A large Israeli military force demolished three houses in Al  Essawiyah village at 1:00 AM on April 18th, 2000. The demolished houses  were owned by three Palestinian families

Military Orders

Twenty Three Houses Threatened With Demolition in Hebron District

    The Hebron District is located in the southernmost portion  of the West Bank, 36 km south of Jerusalem City. The 1997 population census data  estimated the total population

Bypass Roads

Schemes for a Bypass Road Threaten Dura Al Qar’s Agricultural and Archaeological Valley

    Dura Al Qar' is a village lying 4 kilometers northeast of the  twin cities Ramallah-El Bireh. Its population is around 1600 people, most of  whom are farmers. Dura

New Israeli Settlements

New Colonial Activity in Kafr Qadoom Village – Qalqilyia District

    Location: The village of Kafr Qadoom is located 20 kilometers to the  northern east of the city of Qalqilia. It is also located 12 kilometers to the  west

New Israeli Settlements

New Colonial Activity in Deir Ballut Village – Salfit District

    Location: The village of Deir Ballut is located to 15 kilometers to the  west of the city of Salfit. It is also located 33 kilometers southwest of the