Statistics on House / Structure Demolitions – November 1947-March 2021

Posted April 26, 2021, by & filed under News.

ICAHD estimates that about 52,000 Palestinian homes were demolished in the Naqba (Source: Walid Khalidi, All that Remains: The Palestinian Villages Occupied and Depopulated by Israel in 1948. Washington DC: Institute for Palestine Studies, 2006) and another 56,500 in the Occupied Territory since 1967, based on information gleaned from the Israeli Ministry of Interior, the… Read more »

ICAHD UK Webinar – Demolition and Eviction Flash Points in East Jerusalem

Posted April 23, 2021, by & filed under News.

Wednesday 12th May 2021         5.00-6.15pm (UK time) with Jeff Halper interviewing residents from Silwan and Sheikh Jarrah   The campaign concerning house demolitions and displacement continues on both the activist and political levels. Israel’s ongoing intention to Judaize all of historic Palestine has been relentless even during the Coronavirus pandemic that has had a devastating… Read more »

Israel’s Demolition of Palestinian Homes: A Fact Sheet

Posted April 20, 2021, by & filed under News.

The extent of the destruction since 1948: at least 130,000 homes and other structures (farm buildings, reservoirs, mosques, community buildings, schools, etc.) In what became Israel during the Nakba of 1948 and in its wake: 52,000 homes, more than 530 entire villages, towns and urban areas.[i] The systematic demolition of Palestinian homes, mosques and other… Read more »

JNF, Do Not Evict the Sumain Family – History of the Campaign

Posted April 15, 2021, by & filed under News.

Israeli Supreme Court Stays Eviction of Palestinian Family from East Jerusalem Home (Press Release on 6 August 2020) Eviction of the Sumarin family from Silwan, occupied East Jerusalem, stayed after Israeli court declares it will hear their appeal Decision follows international campaign by Sumarin Coalition 69MPs had signed Early Day Motion 529, condemning the unjust… Read more »

JNF, Do Not Evict the Sumarin Family – Actions You Can Take

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Learn about the campaign through these recordings   Watch a Recording of a Joint Meeting with UK Parliamentarians hosted by Stop the JNF and Partners The Sumarin Family and Ethnic Cleansing in East Jerusalem – 27 October 2020 ICAHD UK is playing a prominent role in the campaign that calls on the Jewish National Fund… Read more »

Call for NSPCC to stop accepting donations from JCB – Coalition Partners

Posted April 13, 2021, by & filed under News.

Protecting Palestinian Families is a campaigning group whose particular focus is on the effect of Israel’s policy of destroying Palestinian homes and livelihoods on children and their families. This campaign group operates under the umbrella of Stop the Demolitions. In detailed correspondence with NSPCC officers and Trustees, compelling reasons for dropping JCB as a donor… Read more »

Call for NSPCC to stop accepting donations from JCB – Completed Actions

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Despite the cold, committed activists carefully participated in demonstrations on 6th April which focus on two of our campaigns within the UK. One calls for Britain’s largest children’s’ charity, the National Society of Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) to sever its tie with the Bamford family who manufacture JCB equipment used in the demolition… Read more »