Palestine

Army Shoots Dead 16 Year Old Palestinian in Budrus

Sameer Awwad (16) was shot today with 3 live bullets at the West Bank village of Budrus, west of Ramallah. Awwad is the fourth to be killed near the Barrier in five days.

Protests on the Last Friday of Ramadan Call to Dismantle Israel's Occupation

Weekly demonstrations brought together dozens of Palestinian, Israeli and international activists to protest the Wall, settlement expansion and the ongoing occupation. 

Hundreds Protest in Solidarity with Hunger Striking Prisoners

Throughout the West Bank, hundreds protests to support of over 1500 Palestinian political prisoners who are on hunger strike in Israeli prisons. 

Palestinian Freedom Riders On Their Way to Jerusalem Violently Arrested on Israeli Settler Bus

Palestinians who boarded a segregated Israeli bus in the occupied West Bank to travel to East Jerusalem were arrested for taking action reminiscent of the Civil Rights Movement's Freedom Rides

Palestinian Freedom Riders to Challenge Segregation By Riding Settler Buses to Jerusalem

On Tuesday, November 15th, 2011, Palestinian activists will reenact the US Civil Rights Movement's Freedom Rides to the American South by boarding segregated Israeli public transportation in the West Bank to travel to occupied East Jerusalem.

Popular Committees to Launch a Documenting and Intervention Campaign Against Settler Attacks

The popular committees will inaugurate the Refusing to Die in Silence project to allow for quick intervention in cases of settler attacks on Palestinians.

Palestinians to March on Jerusalem from Four Directions

Palestinians will march on Jerusalem from all cardinal directions in a coordinated protest organized by the Olive-Revolution movement on the last Friday of Ramadan.

Teen Critically Injured as Israel Cracks Down on Nakba Demos

17 year-old was critically injured from live fire in East Jerusalem. An American protester suffered serious head injury after being hit by a tear-gas projectile shot directly at him from close range.