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upcoming tour Hebron
upcoming tour

Hebron
  01 06 18

Visit the occupied center of Hebron: once a lively Palestinian market, now a ghost town.

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23 05 18 From our Facebook Page

From our Facebook Page

23 05 18

“So when I was a soldier, you need three things if you want to shoot someone: means, ability and intention… And now we see IDF snipers shooting at unarmed Palestinians when they’re 300 meters away from the fence. That’s a huge change from when I was a soldier, and I think that this is a red line that I personally thought we’re never going to cross.” Watch Nadav Weiman, a former soldier in an IDF sniper unit, talk to SkyNews about the IDF’s rules of engagement in the face of the recent deadly shootings in Gaza>> We, IDF soldiers, will not be used as pawns in the hands of an incompetent government, which sends us to fight in Gaza, time and again, instead of offering real solutions to the situation in Gaza and along its border with Israel. Join us this Friday, May 25, to read and hear testimonies from soldiers who served in Gaza and broke the silence>> https://goo.gl/w8UPUz

press 16 05 18
press

Area G: soldiers’ testimonies on the occupation of Gaza

16 05 18

Join us for a public reading of testimonies from soldiers who served in Gaza. Friday, 25.05.18 | Habima Square, Tel Aviv | 11:00

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video 17 04 18 A former soldier in a sniper unit on open fire regulations in Gaza
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A former soldier in a sniper unit on open fire regulations in Gaza

17 04 18

Nadav Weiman, a former sniper and the head of the education department in Breaking the Silence, talks about IDF's open-fire regulation in Gaza. Israeli TV, Channel 10, London & Kirshenbaum, April 2018

press 10 04 18 A former soldier in a sniper unit speaks about firing unarmed civilians
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A former soldier in a sniper unit speaks about firing unarmed civilians

10 04 18

Watch Nadav Weiman, a former combat soldier in the Nahal reconnaissance platoon’s sniper team, speak about firing at unarmed Palestinian civilians, and explain why the political echelon must take responsibility for what they sent us to do in the territories: "The IDF's open fire regulations when I was a sniper were means, intention, and ability. Then in [Operation] 'Protective Edge' after we threw fliers - everyone could be shot at. And today we see that open fire regulations are [applied to] unarmed demonstrators."

press 24 12 17 Ayelet Shaked’s Private Prosecutor
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Ayelet Shaked's Private Prosecutor

24 12 17

from 'Haaretz' 13 12 17 The State Attorney’s Office Virtual Reality
from 'Haaretz'

The State Attorney's Office Virtual Reality

13 12 17

The public's trust in the State Attorney's Office must be in tune with its performances. The investigation of Dean Issacharoff and branding him as a liar, undermines this trust.

23 05 18 From our Facebook Page

From our Facebook Page

23 05 18

“So when I was a soldier, you need three things if you want to shoot someone: means, ability and intention… And now we see IDF snipers shooting at unarmed Palestinians when they’re 300 meters away from the fence. That’s a huge change from when I was a soldier, and I think that this is a red line that I personally thought we’re never going to cross.” Watch Nadav Weiman, a former soldier in an IDF sniper unit, talk to SkyNews about the IDF’s rules of engagement in the face of the recent deadly shootings in Gaza>> We, IDF soldiers, will not be used as pawns in the hands of an incompetent government, which sends us to fight in Gaza, time and again, instead of offering real solutions to the situation in Gaza and along its border with Israel. Join us this Friday, May 25, to read and hear testimonies from soldiers who served in Gaza and broke the silence>> https://goo.gl/w8UPUz

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FAQs on Breaking the Silence, our goals, activities, stance on military refusal, and more
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Testimonies
testimony

Ultimately, they were all bombed

Take [the neighborhood of] Shuja’iyya – almost all the locations on...

Number: 3027

Rank: Lieutenant


Unit: Infantry


Area: Northern Gaza strip


Everyone – from the commander all the way down – took dumps in pots

At a certain point we entered a house that had working cooking gas. First...

Number: 3016

Rank: First Sergeant


Unit: Infantry


Area: Northern Gaza strip


Every five hours that the tank is idle, it’s better to ‘provoke’ the place

You locate ‘suspicious spots’ - one doesn’t need to be a genius to...

Number: 3025

Rank: First Sergeant


Unit: Armored Corps


Area: Khan Yunis area


They don't regret a single killing

On the way back, no one had any regrets. We were comparing who had fired...

Number: 331

Rank: First Sergeant


Unit: Engineering Corps


Area: Gaza strip