Friday, November 27, 2015

Israel/Palestine News


The Negev is wholly in the State of Israel, for the record.

AJ+ visited chef Rawia Bishara at her restaurant Tanoreen in Brooklyn.
She showed us how she makes her delicious hashweh to go with your turkey
this year! You can read more about chef Bishara's cooking in her highly
lauded cookbook “Olives, Lemons & Za'atar: The Best Middle Eastern
Home Cooking.”

Two Palestinian girls attack a man (who turns out to be a Palestinian from Bethlehem) before being shot by a security guard (one dies, the other is seriously wounded.)

A Palestinian family's home has been demolished in the South Hebron Hills.


Another demo occurs in Nabi Saleh.

 Nightly raids by the Israeli army in Tell, a village near Nablus, in occupied Palestine
An arrested man has to leave his family and his house for an unknown period of time.

Palestinian schoolchildren were prevented from accessing their school after Israeli forces covered [them] with teargas.

Some Israeli soldiers reportedly suffered from tear gas inhalation and one soldier was assisted by an ambulance.

Israeli forces then fired tear gas and foul-smelling skunk water into the surrounding Palestinian area.

Two Palestinian Americans are pulled from a plane for speaking Arabic.

David Sheen talks at three universities & responds to criticisms by Zionists in the audience.

Friday, November 20, 2015

Israel/Palestine News

Sami Abul Roos, a Palestinian living in a refugee camp, says regional
media used a random photo of him to depict one of the ISIS attackers in
Paris. And he's not the only person to have their photo confused. From
video journalist Noor Harazeen.

Israeli checkpoints are a Palestinian way of life, but now they can find a way around it.

People rallied outside of an AEI event where Israeli Prime Minister
Benjamin Netanyahu was being honored while on his visit to the nation's
capital, where he's asking the president for and increase in aid to

The IDF blocks a Palestinian road in the South Hebron Hills.

Activists love baby animals.

The Italian activist was arrested and repeatedly denied medical
assistance by the ambulance personnel during the arrest. The police
officers refusing the medics to approach or place Fresta on a stretcher
were identified by their first names, Nikolai and Ruslan.

An activist is stopped by police & the IDF outside a settlement in the West Bank.

Friday, November 13 2015 protest by the village of Nabi Saleh in the
occupied West Bank against the theft of their land and their spring by
the neighboring settlement Halamish, against the Israeli occupation and
against apartheid.

Two women activists are evicted again from their apartment by the IDF in Hebron.

Israeli forces shooting teargas directly at school-children in occupied al-Khalil (Hebron). Thursday, 12th November 2015

Friday, November 13, 2015

Israel/Palestine News


Clashes continue between Palestinian protesters and Israeli soldiers in
the occupied West Bank. We spoke to the protesters to find out what
motivates them to fight when they are so heavily outgunned.

Raw footage at clashes in the occupied West Bank of Israeli soldiers firing at Palestinians.

In Hebron, the IDF lets settlers invade Palestinian land.

Amid tear gas and gunfire, Palestinian protesters talk to AJ+'s Dena
Takruri about why they’re confronting Israeli soldiers in the occupied
West Bank.
Netanyahu to Meet With Obama, Appear at Center for American Progress

Journalist Max Blumenthal explains why presidential candidate Hilary
Clinton would preserve the status quo in the Israel/Palestine conflict
and why a progressive think tank invited the Israeli prime minister to
speak at their organization

Activists describes seeing Palestinian shot outside his window.

Issa Amro detained in his own yard by IDF.

Several videos of settlers & soldiers taking over Palestinian property.

A settler ambulance drives around Hebron.

The IDF guns down a seventy-something woman driving in a car.

Clashes between stone throwers and the Israeli army aren't new, but what
is it like for people who have grown up with this happening in their

Settlers hold a BBQ in Issawiya.

Friday, November 6, 2015

Israel/Palestine News


Activists film a squad on a raid in Issawiya East Jerusalem.

The person who is being apprehended by the border police in occupied
Jerusalem may have very well carried out a terror attack a few minutes
earlier [see link below]. The issue here, other than the violent arrest,
is the collusion and coordinating of versions among the Israeli police.
November 2nd, 2015.

Video of the attack which may have been carried out by the man apprehended in this video:

Activists are harassed by security guards from Nof Zion .

Meet a Palestinian woman risking her life to fight the Israeli occupation. Shot by video journalist Elia Ghorbiah in Palestine.

Infamous violent settler Anat Cohen hitting international in the face on November 2nd 2015 in occupied al-Khalil (Hebron).

On the 29th October Mahdi Mohtaseb was executed by Israeli forces at the
Salaymeh (160) checkpoint, near the Ibrahimi Mosque in the old city of
al-Khalil (Hebron). Mahdi, who is survived by five brothers, two
sisters, and many grieving family and loved ones, joins the daily rising
death toll of mostly Palestinian youths gunned down by Israeli forces
and Israeli settlers since October 1st.

Palestinians demonstrating outside the Ibrahim Mosque

are dispersed by the IDF.

Another demo takes place in Nabi Saleh.

Yazan Ikhlayel, 17, was at Aida refugee camp’s local community center
when Israeli forces stormed the camp. He was filming Israeli jeeps
rolling through one of the camp’s main roads shooting off tear gas from
his iPhone when a soldier began issuing a message to residents from one
of the jeep’s loud speakers