Protesting the expulsion of Asylum seekers, Tel Aviv

Israeli activists staged a “die-in” at the main railway station in Tel Aviv to protest the expulsion of African Asylum seekers to a “third country.” Recently, such expulsions have resulted in the killing of asylum seekers in Sudan, Libya and elsewhere. The activists are demanding to grant asylum seekers status and allow them to remain…

Protest against the deportations of asylum seekers 02/05/2015

Recently, Israel has confirmed that it now forces African asylum seekers to leave the country heading to a “third country” in Africa. Some of those already deported have been put in harm’s way back in their country of origin, and several have been killed. Israeli activists gathered in Tel Aviv to protest the forced deportations…

Free Gaza demonstration, Tel Aviv, 29.4.2015

Heeding the call from Gaza for show of solidarity, Israeli activists gathered in Rothchild Boulevard in Tel Aviv in order to express solidarity with the Palestinians in Gaza and call the Israeli government to lift the siege. If you like my work, please also ‘like’ my facebook page.              …

2014: A year in photos

Jaffa-based activists welcome Samer al-‘Issawi, the former political prisoner and hunger striker, recently released from Israeli prison. ‘Issawi was received at the city’s historic clock tower square, where activists staged daily vigils calling for his release over an extended period of time. Update: during the summertime Israeli assault on Gaza, Samer Issawi was rearrested and…