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Digging deep into the Palestinian Territories

   Photo 1: Wadi Shubash-Metulla- Jenin: Israeli large hammers and bulldozers leveling the land and uprooting trees for Wall construction purposes, Photo courtesy of LRC.:   Wadi Shubash-Metulla- Jenin: Israeli


Israeli Law in Occupied Jerusalem, “Building is Prohibited: Demolition is Allowed “

  Introduction '' Building is Prohibited but Demolition is Allowed '' is not just a slogan held dearly by the Jerusalem Municipality, it is also a daily-executed program. The occupation of Jerusalem


A battle of will … ! Beit Surik, Qattanah & Beddo Villages: An Agricultural Triangle Under Israeli Attack

The three Palestinian villages: Beit Surik, Qattanah and Beddo are located some 12 to 16 Km northwest of Jerusalem. The villages form an agricultural triangle with an overall area that


Mas-ha: A village robbed by the Segregation Wall

Photo 1: Mas-ha- Salfit: Danger of Death: Electric barbed wires around the village as part of the Wall path, Photo courtesy of LRC. Location and population Mas-ha, a Palestinian village


The Segregation Wall Plan in Hebron Governorate

    Introduction Israel intensified its colonial activities following the 1967 war to control over more Palestinian lands under security tricks and justifications. In 1981, Began government started to declare


Construction of Separation Wall is under way
Devastation of agricultural lands in the villages of Bardallah and Ein Al Baida-Tubas district

  Location and population The village of Bardallah and Ein Al Baida are located in the northeastern corner of the West Bank. They are affiliated to the district of Tubas.


Impact of Segregation Wall on people and land of Deit Al Ghusun town, Tulkarem district

  Location and population Deir Al Ghusun, a Palestinian town located 8 km to the north of Tulkarem city. It houses a population of 10000 inhabitants and is comprised of

Israeli Violations

War against trees and sheep

    Location:- The village of Deir Ballut is located 17 km to the west of the city of Salfit and 45 km to the south west of Nablus. See


Land Grab continues in Bethlehem District

    Khallet Beit Sakariya, is a Palestinian village located southwest of Bethlehem city. It is inhabited by Palestinians for hundreds of years but today it only houses a population

Israeli Violations

Walls: Today’s Fashion in Israel

In cooperation with PCHRGAZA   Land confiscation has been Israel's most destructive policy against the Palestinian agriculture sector. Thousands of fertile lands are lost daily for the construction or expansion


Installation of Wall blocks at Bethlehem Northern entrance

    ''Cutting the umbilical cord between Bethlehem and Jerusalem'' On the 2nd of March 2004, (since 3 days) the Israeli authorities started to install eight meters high concrete partitions

Separation Plans

Wall removal or play of route

Residents of East Baqa (Esh sharqiya) are trapped between the two Segregation Walls that are part of phase I and built at the eastern and western sides of Baqa vilage

Quarterly Report

Expenditure of Israel settlement Activities for the First Quarter of 2004

The Israeli colonizing activities in the West Bank and Gaza has always been an impediment to achieving legitimate peace between the Palestinians and the Israelis. The Israeli settlements illegal status


The Israeli campaign of house demolition in Occupied Jerusalem during the year 2003

  A Palestinian family on the rubble of their destroyed house   Introduction: Israel escalated its policy of house demolition in Jerusalem district during the 2003. The number of demolished


Another act of Israel’s brutal policy in Burqin Village, Jenin Governorate.

    Location and population Burqin village is located 4 km to the west of the city of Jenin. The village has a population of 5574 citizens. The village total


For the safety of Israeli settlers on roads !!

  Location and population Beit Ummer town is located 12 km to the north of Hebron city. To the east of the town is Jerusalem-Hebron main road, also called Road

Military Orders

Israeli Wall constructed … Palestinian houses demolished

    Location and population: The village of Faro'un is located 5 km to the south of Tulkarem city. It has the population of 3000 people. The total village area


To Pullout from Gaza !!! A Daring Step or Just a Tactical One

The Gaza Strip has an area of 365 Km2 and a total Palestinian population of 1.4 million Palestinians of which around 900 thousand (64% of the population) are refugees, a


Bethlehem 59 !!!

This is the number of all forms of barriers that restrain Bethlehem district. The district which lay on 608 Km2 (235 M2) and accommodates 170,000 Palestinians, was confined by the


Israeli Settlers Annex More Lands in Tequ’ town

  Tequ' isa Palestinian small townLocated 9 Km southeast of Bethlehem, it has a population of 8000 inhabitants and spread over approximately 90 Km2 of land eastward to the edges


Wipeout of Palestinian Houses in Al-Khader Village

    On February 12, 2004, the Israeli bulldozers raided Al-Khader village in Bethlehem district at approximately 8:00 am under extensive security cover provided by the Israeli occupation forces -IOF-.

Israeli Violations

Jericho: a new peninsula

Jericho is one of the most interesting archeological sites in Palestine and is considered to be the oldest city in today's world. It was called Tell Es-Sultan, according to the

Military Orders

Israel’s systematic war against historical Palestinian buildings

Introduction: Nablus is a historical city dated back to the Canaanites. Historians consider it as one of the World's oldest cities as it existed for more than 6000 years. It


Impact of Segregation Wall on Silat Al Harithiya town

  Location and population: the town of Silat Al Harithiya is located 8 km to the southwest of Jenin city. Its population is estimated at 10000 people, mostly working in

Israeli Violations

Daily suffering of Al Mawasi residents

Location: Al-Mawasi is a narrow strip of coastal land located to the southwest of Gaza Strip along the Mediterranean coast from the north of Deir El Balah to the Egyptian