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Maps prove it: the Judaization of East Jerusalem gathers steam
April 6, 2022

Maya Horodniceanu and Nir Hasson report in Haaretz on 6 April 2022: The days when construction in East Jerusalem opened news broadcasts and rocked U.S.-Israeli relations may have passed, but on the ground Jerusalem keeps on morphing: Jewish neighborhoods are being built or planned beyond the Green Line in places like Har Homa, Givat Hamatos, […]


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Clashes as IDF maps for demolition home of Palestinian who killed soldier
October 3, 2018

Times of Israel reports, “Palestinian protesters clashed violently with security forces overnight Tuesday as the army surveyed the family home of a Palestinian who killed an IDF soldier, ahead of its demolition. Israel Defense Forces units arrived in the al-Am’ari refugee camp near Ramallah to map the home of Islam Yousef Abu Hamid, who killed Ronen […]


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We don't need to show title deeds – just the maps
November 17, 2013

We don’t need to argue about Balfour or show title deeds to prove we exist. We simply need to show the historical maps of Palestine says historian Salman Abu Sitta, who has made this his life’s work. He has had no help or interest from the Palestinian leadership, about which he is scathing. “In the absence of true representation of Palestinians, the Israeli regime has gone wild. It removed every mask from its face. It became openly racist”.


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Expanding Israel in maps
June 21, 2013

Despite innumerable diplomatic and political reproaches and votes of censure from EU, UN and even US bodies, Israeli encroachment on, and seizure of, Palestinian land has been continuous since 1967 with two breaks: the withdrawal from Gaza, 2005, and the Oslo Accords which made the small enclaves of Areas A and B off-limits to Israelis.


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Timelines and Maps
March 24, 2009

Page last updated 29 Oct 2015 Introduction We offer this series of timelines and maps in order to support this ORIGINS OF AND BACKGROUND TO THE CONFLICT section. Do let us know if you come across others that would be worth linking to.   Timelines 1. Chronology from November 1947 to 2006 This chronology, from Avi […]


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The Conflict In Maps
March 23, 2009

Many thanks to our friends at ICAHD for these fascinating and enlightening maps which really throw light on the details of the infrastructure of the occupation.


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Maps of the occupation
March 12, 2009

Page last updated 23 Oct 2015 Introduction Israel occupied the West Bank, including Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip, as well as the Syrian Golan Heights, in June 1967. Occupations by definition are temporary, yet Israel remains in this “temporary” state after 48 years and counting… Maps provide a graphic introduction to the fragmentation and disruption of […]


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A Joyless Holiday in the South Hebron Hills Amid an Israeli Army Training Exercise
July 17, 2022

Gideon Levy and Alex Levac report in Haaretz Jul 16, 2022 One afternoon this week, an elderly man leaning on a cane climbed the long dirt path that leads to his West Bank home. The sun was broiling hot, and the man proceeded lethargically, stopping from time to time to rest in the shade of […]


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Hamas accuses Palestinian Authority of torturing, abusing political prisoners
July 7, 2022

Ahmad Melhem reports in Al-Monitor on 2 July 2022: Hamas accused security forces in the West Bank of escalating “political detention crimes based on political opinions or resistance to the occupation.” In a statement released June 14, Hamas said the arrests were coupled with “atrocious torture and inhuman treatment denigrating detainees and their families.” Hamas […]


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The Israeli left has broken the Nakba taboo. Will the right of return be next?
June 26, 2022

Ben Reiff writes in +972 June 23, 2022 The depopulated Palestinian village of Mi’ar lies some 17 kilometers east of Acre in the north of Israel. It doesn’t appear on modern maps, and there are no road signs to direct you to all that remains of the village today: two cemeteries, the larger one surrounded […]


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