Freedom ​Now For Tel Rumeida and Shuhada Street

​Dismantle the Ghetto--Take the Settlers Out of Hebron

On Tuesday 19th of August,, 2014  a human rights defenders group, local families and residents who live in the Shuhada street vicinity of Hebron protested against the closing of the military checkpoint. They demanded freedom of movement, the right to education and an end to collective punishment. As large crowds gathered near the checkpoint, including men, women and children, the Israeli police and soldiers decided to open the checkpoint. People passed through chanting against collective punishment and the occupation.....

On September 22, 2015, day of the murder of palestinian Hadil, Marcel Leme, International Human Rights Observer, was leaving the city of Hebron in Palestine to return to Brazil. He was a few meters from the scene. His photos have been used by the international media and his name kept anonymous for security reasons, because it was still in territories controlled by Israel. Upon arriving in Brazil contacted the Blog Sanaúd-Voltaremos and presented the written and photographic report of his testimony.

The Checkpoint is Burning (click here)

by Badia Dweik 

Mondeweiss, August 30, 2014


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Picture is credit to Human Rights Defenders group