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Israel inaugurates Gilo ‘300’ terminal in Bethlehem

On November 15, 2005, while the Palestinians were commemorating the seventeenth anniversary of the Palestinian declaration of independence, the Israeli authorities inaugurated terminal '300' in the northern entrance of Bethlehem

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الحواجز والنقاط العسكرية: تشديد للحصار الإسرائيلي وإغلاق للطرق في قطاع غزة

      الطرق وأهميتها:   تعتبر الطرق في قطاع غزة هي الوسيلة الوحيدة للمواصلات في محافظات غزة حيث لا يوجد خطوط سكك حديدية أو نقل بحري أو جوي حتى

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Oppression at its Peek

What is it with the Israeli government that makes them so atrocious when dealing with Palestinians? The list is long but their actions are no longer tolerable as they bring

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New crossing point on lands of As Sawahra As Sharqiya

During the past three and a half years, Israel has constructed more than 750 barriers in the West Bank dividing it into small cantons. All main and secondary roads connecting

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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

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Israel Bottleneck Visitors to Palestinian Territories … ‘ Another Israeli Act of Desperation …’

Welcome to the State of Israel … under this statement/ announcement Israel is adding yet another obstruction to prohibit foreigners from entering the Palestinian Territories as if the 84 permanent military

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A New EREZ at the segregated Mazmuria -Bethlehem governorate –

  Location and historical background Mazmuria is a small village located on a hill to the south of Jerusalem. It lies next to Al-Nu'man village a few hundred meters north

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Humiliation at the Israeli military Checkpoints

  The Israeli occupation forces have been obstructing vehicular and pedestrian travel in most parts of the West Bank and by all means. They have erected a large number of

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The Israeli Checkpoints in the Northern Districts of the West Bank !!!

  For the past two and a half years, the Israeli Occupation Forces erected more than 169 checkpoints and roadblocks all through the main and secondary roads of the West

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The withdrawal of the Israeli Occupation Forces out of Area A from Bethlehem District

  On the second of July, 2003, the Israeli army declared its withdrawal out of area A from Bethlehem district. This act should be clarified as the re-introduction of the

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The Map accepted, the Road blocked !

  The government of Israel recently accepted the 'Road Map' which calls for normalizing the Palestinian daily life and providing more facilities for the movement in the West Bank in

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Israel Blocks The Roads At The Main Entrance Of Bethlehem City Near ARIJ

On the 15th of October 2002 at 1:30 pm the Israeli bulldozers under the protection of Israeli occupation forces started to block the roads at the northern entrance of Bethlehem

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The Growing Hardships of Traveling in the West Bank

  Zahi lives in Sa'ir, a town in Al Khalil (Hebron) district. He is a fieldworker for a human rights organization based in Ramallah. His job entails monitoring the human

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Israeli Military Force Invade Area”A” in Bethlehem

    In the Oslo Accords the West Bank and Gaza Strip were divided between Palestinian National Authority (PNA) and Israeli control. The West Bank was divided into Areas A,

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Isolation Policy Implemented By Israeli Army in the Occupied Territories … The Case of Ramallah and Al Bireh Districts

  The Land Research Center (LRC) has been exposing the attempts carried out by the forces of Israeli occupation to mince the Palestinian territories into a number of isolated and

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The Hardships Resulting From Blockading Villages In Ramallah District

  Rantis is a Palestinian village located 9 km northwest of Ramallah city. Rantis has suffered much under the Israeli occupation. On two occasions since 1967, the village has been

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Isolation Policy Implemented By Israeli Army in the Occupied Territories

    Introduction: Jerusalem is considered to be the epic center of Palestinian polity, culture, economic and spirituality. Such significance came as Jerusalem is at the heart and the capital

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Moving Checkpoints Eastwards – settlements Effectively Annexed

  Israel ushered in the year 2001 by redrawing the 1949 Armistice Line. In seven locations in the West Bank, checkpoints have been moved several kilometers eastwards; ostensibly for security

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Relocating Checkpoints in the West Bank

    Twenty kilometers west of Jerusalem lies the No Man's land, which is a 50-km2 area that separated Israel from the West Bank before the 1967 war. On the

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Approaching the Millenium, a New Israeli Military Checkpoint (Erez 2) at the Northern Entrance of Bethlehem City

  Bethlehem is historically an area of religious importance, especially to the Christian  faith. It is most famously known as the birthplace of Jesus Christ. The rich history  has attracted