Jaffa in Solidarity with Gaza 27/04/2018

Jaffa in Solidarity with Gaza 27/04/2018

About 50 Palestinian and Israeli-Jewish allies staged a vigil on Friday evening in Jaffa’s historic clock tower square. Demonstrated protested the ongoing killing of Palestinian demonstrators in the Friday Great Return March that have been ongoing for a month. The Great Return March is a grassroots-organized weekly demonstration against the decade-long siege of the Gaza…

Nabi Saleh 20.04.2018

Nabi Saleh 20/04/2018

On a Friday afternoon, a battalion of Israeli soldiers were using Nabi Saleh as a training ground, practicing several attack scenarios. When the locals confronted the soldiers, demanding the intruders leave their village, the soldiers began to fire barrages of tear gas, rubber-coated steel bullets and live ammunition. In an attempt to target photographers who…

Jaffa in Solidarity with Gaza 13/04/2018

Jaffa in Solidarity with Gaza 13/04/2018

About 50 people gathered in Jaffa’s historic Clock Tower Square in a vigil organized by local Palestinian activists. Protesters called for an end to the decade-long siege of the Gaza Strip by Israel, and condemned the continued targeting of unarmed protesters by Israeli snipers. Since 30 March, which marked the first “Great Return March” in…

Nabi Saleh 13/04/2018 - FW7A7253

Nabi Saleh 13/04/2018

On Friday afternoon, youth from Nabi Saleh and surrounding villages confronted Israeli troops that congregated around the main entrance to the village. The convergence of Israeli troops around the village is aimed to provoke and intimidate Palestinian residents and those who drive on this thoroughfare from Ramallah. The youth attempted to repel the soldiers with…

Nabi Saleh 06/04/2018

Nabi Saleh 06/04/2018

On “Friday of the Tires,” as nicknamed by Palestinians, the Israeli military invaded the West Bank community of Nabi Saleh in the late afternoon. At the same time, thousands of Palestinians were burning tires near the de-facto border with Israel, demanding an end to the decade-long siege and their right to return to their homeland.…

Jaffa in Solidarity with Gaza

Jaffa in Solidarity with Gaza

About two dozen activists from Jaffa organized a vigil in solidarity with Gazans, following the Great Return March and its deadly suppression by the Israeli army. On March 30, which is also Land Day, thousands of Palestinians in besieged Gaza staged a peaceful march demanding Israel honour the Palestinian right of return after 70 years…

Photo exhibition of Ahed Tamimi in an apartheid detention facility in South Africa

Photo exhibition of Ahed Tamimi in an apartheid detention facility in South Africa

An photo exhibition putting the spotlight on Ahed Tamimi and other Palestinian child prisoners will open tonight at the women’s jail in Constitution Hill, Johannesburg, South Africa. This exhibition features images I have taken over the years in Nabi Saleh. For more information on the event: Campaign Launch: Celebrating Ahed Tamimi’s Life The exhibition will…

Protest in solidarity with Palestinian political prisoners

About 100 Israelis staged a demonstration in front of Hasharon prison in solidarity with Palestinian political prisoners. Hasharon prison is where Israel is currently detaining 16 years old Ahed Tamini and her mother Nariman, in addition to approximately 50 other Palestinian women. Among the protesters were former European Parliament member Luisa Morgantini and Palestinian member…