Posted November 29, 2019, by & filed under Jeff Halper, News .

Some Thoughts by Jeff Halper, ICAHD Founder (28 November 2019) The Trump Administration’s recent reversal of policy, now declaring unilaterally that Israeli settlements are not “inconsistent with international law” demonstrates nothing more dramatic than the bankruptcy of American foreign policy — though in fact that previous American governments took virtually the same position. They may… Read more »

Posted November 28, 2019, by & filed under News .

Bristol Friends: Please Join us this Saturday at ARC 27 Broad St, Brostol BS1 2HG for a talk by ICAHD UK’s Director Daphna Baram, hosted by Kairos community, Bristol: Demolition and Displacement in Occupied Palestinian Territory – What Can the International Community Do? Saturday 30 November 2019 at 3.00pm ARC 27 Broad Street, Bristol BS1… Read more »

Posted November 3, 2019, by & filed under Monthly Demolition Report, News .

During the month of October 2019, at least 49 structures were demolished in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) by Israeli forces, displacing at least 80 people- including 41 children- and affecting a further 218 people (according to OCHA oPT). All the demolitions and confiscations were carried out on grounds of lacking an Israeli-issued… Read more »

Posted October 3, 2019, by & filed under Monthly Demolition Report, News .

During the month of September 2019, at least 47 structures were demolished in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) by Israeli forces, displacing at least 78 people- including 16 children- and affecting a further 1,096 people (according to OCHA oPT). All the demolitions and confiscations were carried out on grounds of lacking an Israeli-issued… Read more »

Posted October 1, 2019, by & filed under News .

Get Your Tickets Here   ICAHD UK are proud to announce that our latest Laughing for Palestine event will open the Leeds Palestine Film Festival. Headlined by the wonderful Gavin Webster, the evening will feature Gary Sansome, Isma Almas and Seymour Mace and will be MC’ed by our very own Daphna Baram. Promising to be… Read more »

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A Lecture by Prof. Salmon Abu Sitta 7pm at Showroom 5, 15 Paternoster Row, Sheffield S1 2BX Join the Sheffield Solidarity Campaign for this lecture by Prof Abu Sitta, the esteemed author of ‘The Atlas of Palestine 1917-1966’ and the highly praised memoir of ‘Mapping My Return’. For further information, and details on a national… Read more »

Posted September 30, 2019, by & filed under Jeff Halper, News .

By Jeff Halper (18 September 2019)   A few quick take-aways from yesterday’s election in Israel: 1. Netanyahu is out. His only hope of avoiding prison was to get immunity from the Parliament, and without a majority of 61 (the Likud/right bloc got only 55-56) that is impossible. Either the Likud will go into a… Read more »

Posted September 26, 2019, by & filed under News .

Rosemary Garsed presents Rudina Jaber with a gift from New Zealand   New Zealand teacher Rosemary Garsed’s life has been turned upside down since visiting Palestine In June 2016 Rosemary joined a pilgrimage group to Jordan/Palestine/Israel with members of her church. She was so challenged by issues she encountered she returned to Amman to spend… Read more »

Posted September 17, 2019, by & filed under News .

By Jeff Halper, Founder of ICAHD 14 September 2019 I’ve been struggling to find something profound, insightful, even mildly interesting about Israel’s elections, including the (yawn) drama around Netanyahu’s announcement that after the elections he will annex the Jordan Valley, followed by all the settlements, but – he emphasized – without giving one Palestinian Israeli… Read more »

Posted September 8, 2019, by & filed under News .

A report by ICAHD Executive Committee member Patrick Darnes 8th September 2019 On the 2nd & 3rd September Deborah and myself joined the protests against the Government-backed Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) Arms Fair which takes place every two years and is currently located at the Excel Exhibition Centre in East London. We were… Read more »