House Demolitions in Silwan and Ath Thuri

Posted 28th July 2012, by & filed under Demolitions, East Jerusalem, Home Demolitions, ICAHD Staff, OCHA.

*Demolition in Al-Abbasiya/Silwan in East Jerusalem: Early morning on June 15, 2010, bulldozers came to Aamer Siyam’s plot of land in the Al Abbasiya neighborhood of Silwan in East Jerusalem. During this operation 3 structures (1 barrack of approximately 100 sq.m. and 2 containers) were demolished and a fourth one, also a container, was confiscated… Read more »

ICAHD Supports Khulood Badawi

Posted 26th July 2012, by & filed under ICAHD Staff, Itay Ephstain, Jeff Halper, OCHA, UN.

In light of recent public attacks on our friend and colleague Khulood Badawi, a UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) employee, we make public our support of Khulood, that has been the target of a concreted campaign aimed at terminating her employment with OCHA. We firmly hold that Khulood has a manifested… Read more »