Posted 25th May 2014, by & filed under Uncategorised .

  Amira Haas Officer tells Knesset committee method used to reduce illegal construction, Palestinian population in Area C; Habayit Hayehudi MK urges crack-down on international groups who assist construction. Military training in live-fire zones in the West Bank is used as a way of reducing the number of Palestinians living nearby, and serves as an… Read more »

Posted 29th April 2014, by & filed under Uncategorised .

  Israeli Supreme Court Seeks Participation for Palestinians in Area C Planning   Jerusalem, April 28th   The Supreme Court gave an interim decision today in response to an appeal brought by Rabbis For Human Rights, ICAHD, JLAC, St. Yves and the Palestinian village of Ad-Dirat-Al-Rfai’ya requesting that planning authority be returned to Palestinians living in Area… Read more »

Posted 27th April 2014, by & filed under Uncategorised .

High Court to rule whether Palestinians are denied building rights Amira Hass Villagers and human rights groups say the Civil Administration discriminates against local residents but approves plans to expand settlements. Palestinians in Area C of the West Bank are not discriminated against regarding planning and building rights and the Civil Administration promotes various plans… Read more »

Posted 24th April 2014, by & filed under Uncategorised .

PRESS RELEASE: April 24, 2014   ICAHD JOINS APPEAL TO ISRAELI SUPREME COURT AGAINST MILITARY PLANNING IN AREA C OF THE WEST BANK   ICAHD, in conjunction with Rabbis for Human Rights/Shomrei Mishpat, The Jerusalem Legal Aid and Human Rights Center, and The Society of Saint Yves, The Catholic Center for Human Rights, and together… Read more »

Posted 17th April 2014, by & filed under Uncategorised .

REMINDER – SIGN UP FOR ICAHD’S 2014 REBUILDING CAMP  3 – 18 August 2014, near Jerusalem. Join with Palestinians and Israelis who refuse to be enemies in a powerful act of non-violent resistance: rebuilding a demolished Palestinian home. Participate in an extensive travel and educational program on the conflict and meet local activists. Strengthen your involvement in the global justice… Read more »

Posted 15th April 2014, by & filed under Uncategorised .

  Middle East: Russian roulette or conflict resolution?   ICAHD Finland has long monitored the arms trade between Finland and Israel, especially in the area of drones. Below is an article by Bruno Jantti, the head of ICAHD Finland, and the Israeli historian and political analyst Ilan Pappe, that appeared recently in Le Monde Diplomatique.    … Read more »

Posted 12th April 2014, by & filed under Jeff Halper .

An open letter to J Street: Let’s talk Jeff Halper It’s time to bite the bullet. We of the critical (non/anti/post-Zionist) Israeli peace camp understand why a liberal Zionist organization like J Street could never consider, let alone accept, the end of the two-state solution. You say it yourselves: the end of the two-state solution… Read more »

Posted 31st March 2014, by & filed under Uncategorised .

  Nothing short of a war crime The killing of Salim Shawamreh’s nephew Yusuf continue to make waves, especially in its absolute impunity. Following is a Ha’aretz editorial from Friday, march 28, which describes the killing as a war crime _________ The IDF cannot simply shrug off the death of Yusef a-Shawamreh. Last week, 14-year-old Yusef… Read more »

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    Analysis: Demolishing homes, demolishing peace Jeff Halper The “Judaization” of Jerusalem and the West Bank continues apace, despite (and in fact because of) the so-called “Kerry initiative.” Over the past few months the Israeli government has intensified its campaign of demolitions in Jerusalem, in the strategic E1 area between Jerusalem and the Maale… Read more »