Rushdi Tamimi, 31, was shot by Israeli soldiers during a protest in Nabi Saleh on Saturday; he died today in a Ramallah hospital. 22-year-old Hamdi Falah died today after being shot four times by soldiers at a Hebron protest. In the past several days, Israeli forces have violently repressed demonstrations in East Jerusalem and the West Bank against the army's 'Operation Pillar of Defense.' Abir Kopty of the Popular Struggle Coordination Committee reported that protests held on Saturday and Sunday at Nabi Saleh, Ofer Military Prison, Hebron, Nablus, Jenin, and Bethlehem were put down through the use of tear gas, rubber…Read More... | 14 Comments
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR WEEKLY NEWSLETTERSubmit
- MOST READMOST COMMENTED24 HOURS|WEEK|MONTH
Activists protest the prolonged detention of anti #Prawer demonstrators at Be'er Sheva court http://t.co/WRpn4RFI1Y http://t.co/n6yLdKyhqn
And we're back.
We're having some technical difficulties. Hang in there and we'll be back before you can say...
Report: Israel to let Palestinians use some of their own land http://t.co/J7w2qlx2Ci by @MairavZ
New on +972: Druze youth likely headed to prison for conscientious objection http://t.co/y95jF1ZrQ2