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from 'Times of Israel'
24 05 20
from 'Times of Israel'

Israel and the Diaspora: A call for honesty

24 05 20

Israel’s new government has promised to advance annexation legislation as soon as this July, a move that would make it impossible to argue that Israel is not an apartheid state, formalising a situation in which two distinct groups live under two highly disparate systems of law within one state

from 'Ha'aretz '
11 05 20
from 'Ha'aretz '

Palestinians Under the Israeli Boot: A Formula for Tyranny in Cheap Makeup

11 05 20

The truth doesn’t always lie at the centerpoint of political debate. The truth wasn’t at the midpoint of the political debate in South Africa of the 1980s nor in the South in the United States of the 19th century

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from 'HuffPost'
07 04 20
from 'HuffPost'

Israel Had Never Issued A Press Credential To A Journalist From My Country. It Gave Me One.

07 04 20

As a Pakistani reporter covering U.S. foreign policy, I worried about writing on Palestine and Israel — until visiting gave me an empathy stronger than my fear.

from '+972 Magazine'
05 04 20
from '+972 Magazine'

Israel’s real coronavirus test lies in freeing Palestinians from its grip

05 04 20

The solidarity we demonstrate with Palestinians today will determine what kind of country we live in when the pandemic is over.

from 'Forensic Architecture'
26 02 20 The Beating of Faisal Al-Natsheh
from 'Forensic Architecture'

The Beating of Faisal Al-Natsheh

26 02 20

Investigation into an Israeli soldier’s confession to having beaten a Palestinian in occupied Hebron in 2014

from 'Washington Jewish Week'
05 02 20
from 'Washington Jewish Week'

Why I speak out - Washington Jewish Week

05 02 20

By Benzion Sanders I was one of the panelists at the Breaking the Silence event at Temple Sinai in Washington last month (“Israel and U.S. Jews must break their shared silence,” Voices, Dec. 12). I never thought that after sharing experiences from my IDF service with fellow Jews I would be accused of helping to …

from '+972 Magazine'
03 02 20
from '+972 Magazine'

Kushner can't see the occupation I helped carry out

03 02 20

As a former soldier, I enforced two separate legal systems for Israelis and Palestinians. The Trump plan wants to make this reality permanent.

from 'The Guardian'
23 11 19 ’Drunk on power and boredom’: Israeli ex-soldiers depict life in the military
from 'The Guardian'

'Drunk on power and boredom': Israeli ex-soldiers depict life in the military

23 11 19

In a controversial new photographic exhibition in Tel Aviv, Israeli former soldiers detail abuses they saw – and perpetrated

from 'The Guardian'
21 11 19 The US policy shift on Israeli settlements will not stop Palestinians persevering
from 'The Guardian'

The US policy shift on Israeli settlements will not stop Palestinians persevering

21 11 19

Surrounded by settlers and abandoned by the west, this latest setback will only strengthen support for the Palestinian cause

17 08 19

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17 08 19

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Number: 64180

Unit: Golani Brigade

Rank: Sergeant First Class

Place: Gaza strip

Period: Operation Cast Lead


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

They really feel like they own the place

There, I remember, it was settler kids between the ages of 6 to 8. A group...

Number: 4361

Rank: First Sergeant

Unit: Nachal Special Forces

Area: Hebron

There’s no such thing as “an illegal outpost”

In Asa’el the inspector (the Civil Administration’s infrastructure...

Number: 4320

Rank: Lieutenant

Unit: The Civil Administration

Area: Hebron area

If they resist even a bit, then you pin them to the wall

If he’s between the ages we like – fresh, between 20 and 30 – you...

Number: 4377

Rank: First Sergeant


Area: Hebron