ICAHD and other Israeli Peace Groups Call for the Cancellation of a Planned Muslim Quarter New Settlement

Posted 6th August 2012, by & filed under Advocacy, ICAHD Staff, Jerusalem, Old City, Petition, Settlements.

ICAHD and other Israeli Peace Groups call for the cancellation of a planned Muslim Quarter new settlement Another illegal act in East Jerusalem undertaken by the Israeli Government and the Municipality of Jerusalem has recently been uncovered: a plan to build a new Jewish settlement in the Muslim Quarter of the Old City near Herod’s… Read more »

One Village, Two Buildings and a Top Floor: Thoughts for Human Rights Day

Posted 29th July 2012, by & filed under Bedouins, Demolitions, East Jerusalem, Home Demolitions, ICAHD Staff, International community, Old City.

“All human beings are born with equal and inalienable rights and fundamental freedoms” – Universal Declaration of Human Rights       While the vast destruction in Gaza seems to be on hold, the incremental destruction of Palestine continues apace. Just the last few days have seen a large number of demolitions in Israel and… Read more »