Demolition orders target human rights defenders in An Nabi Saleh

Posted 28th July 2012, by & filed under Civil administration, Demolitions, First Intifada, Home Demolitions, ICAHD Staff, Ramallah.

The Israeli Civil Administration issued eight demolition orders against homes in the village of An Nabi Salih (Ramallah District) on Thursday 10 June 2010. The demolitions will affect more than 40 people, and at least 25 are at risk of displacement.   An Nabi Salih was targeted during the 1st intifada for demolitions, with 4… Read more »

A Call for an Escalation of Nonviolence

Posted 24th July 2012, by & filed under Amos Gvirtz, First Intifada, Ideas, Israeli Peace Movement, Nonviolence.

The bloody struggle has continued between Israel and the Palestinians for about two years. The many hundreds of victims on both sides, and the even greater number of injured, are merely the most conspicuous part of the terrible suffering that the war has brought. No one knows if either side will eventually achieve its aims… Read more »