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

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from 'Times of Israel'
05 09 22
from 'Times of Israel'

The faceless mass: On being at the forefront of the IDF's bureaucratic violence

05 09 22

Hundreds of people came to see me at the reception window every day. Multiply that by weeks, months – and yet, I can’t remember a single face. They were a foreign mass – faceless, indistinguishable – whereas I, belying the euphemistic pretenses of the term “Civil Administration,” was part of a mechanism of military control.

from 'Haaretz'
04 08 22
from 'Haaretz'

Report: Israel's Civil Administration Eases Permits for Palestinians in Exchange for Intel

04 08 22

Former Israeli soldiers told an anti-occupation NGO that the Civil Administration fosters give-and-take relationships with certain Palestinians, dubbed 'interlocutors'

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from 'Haaretz'
04 08 22
from 'Haaretz'

Israeli Vets Say Denying Palestinians Permits Used to Suppress Hunger Strikes

04 08 22

Soldiers who served in the Civil Administration also told left-wing human rights monitor Breaking the Silence that West Bank settlers are directly involved in shaping its policy

from 'The Guardian'
04 08 22
from 'The Guardian'

‘The power we had was astonishing’: ex-soldiers on Israel’s government in the occupied territories

04 08 22

Newly published military testimonies highlight the bureaucratic power of Cogat’s ‘permit regime’ over Palestinians

from 'Jewish News'
03 08 22
from 'Jewish News'

‘We must fix this for the settlers, soldiers and the Palestinians’

03 08 22

Breaking The Silence attracts increasing numbers of diaspora Jews onto its 'occupation tour' in West Bank cities like Hebron. Jewish News joined one.

from 'i24NEWS'
02 08 22
from 'i24NEWS'

NGO: Israeli soldiers arbitrarily deny entry permits for West Bank Palestinians

02 08 22

Israeli soldiers serving in the Civil Administration in the West Bank would arbitrarily deny Palestinians permits to enter Israel, according to a Monday report by an NGO that cited former troops.

from 'Haaretz'
02 08 22
from 'Haaretz'

Opinion: Vanguard in Humiliating Palestinians

02 08 22

The humiliation factor... can be read within as well as between the lines of the booklet: in the broken Arabic spoken by the soldiers in the reception windows for Palestinians, the contemptuous treatment even of those as old as their grandfathers and grandmothers, in allocating water to settlers at the expense of a Palestinian community, in the wholesale revocation of movement permits. Humiliation of the other is an inseparable part of the bureaucratic violence.

from 'Haaretz'
17 07 22
from 'Haaretz'

Op-ed: How We Paid for our Sane Government

17 07 22

"We must not pay for our rights with the rights of another people. Because if we do, then we are not fighting for rights, but for privileges, and they too will be only temporary, devoured from the inside, a celebration of pseudo-democracy on the edge of the abyss."

from 'Our Newsletter'
03 01 22 Another victory, another crack in the wall of occupation
from 'Our Newsletter'

Another victory, another crack in the wall of occupation

03 01 22

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From our Facebook Page

04 04 22

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Testimonies
video We Just Arrived, Greeted Them And Entered video

We Just Arrived, Greeted Them And Entered

Number: 36570


Unit: Artillery Corps


Rank: First Sergeant


Period: 2002-2005


testimony

The Jewish community has an interest to recruit the army to its ranks

In a case when a Jewish kid throws a stone at the Arab houses below –...

Number: 4318

Rank: Captain


Area: Hebron


Around every such settlement there’s a circle, a radius of one kilometer

when you suddenly look at it, even zooming out, at the whole Samaria area,...

Number: 4323

Rank: First Sergeant


Unit: Nahal, 50th Battalion


Area: Nablus area


An easy way to explain it to the soldiers

When you say to a soldier, ‘let’s enter a house just to get to know...

Number: 4316

Rank: Captain


Area: Hebron


You come with force and grab someone, and you pin him to the wall, so of course he hates you

The random checks had an operational rationale that actually sent a message...

Number: 4317

Rank: Captain


Area: Hebron