Salvaging September: an ICAHD Statement Regarding the Palestinian Statehood Initiative at the UN

Posted 28th July 2012, by & filed under BDS, ICAHD Staff, Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian authority, PLO/PA’s September initiative, United Nations.

The Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD) has been one of the leading critical Israeli peace and human rights organizations struggling for Palestinian rights during its more than 14 years of existence. ICAHD activists resist the demolition of Palestinian homes, both inside Israel and in the Occupied Territory, and together with our Palestinian and International… Read more »

Human Rights Council Receives Report on Beit Arabiya Demolition

Posted 26th June 2012, by & filed under beit arabiya, Demolitions, human rights council, Itay Epshtain, report, salim Shawamreh, United Nations.

UN Human Rights Council received a report on the recurrent demolition of Beit Arabiya, the home of Salim and Arabiya Shawamreh and their seven children in the West Bank town of Anata, illuminating the ongoing displacement of Palestinians living under prolonged occupation.     The United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) will convene this coming… Read more »