Reclaiming the Land: SFP launches its 2014 olive tree and thyme planting campaign

Reclaiming the land

SFP launches olive tree and thyme appeal

SFP Olive trees and thyme

Today SFP is launching an appeal for donations to fund the purchase of olive trees and thyme to reclaim stolen Palestinian land. The appeal forms part of SFP’s philosophy to support our fellow Palestinians not only to remain steadfast on their land but also to take back the land from the Occupiers.

Year on year the Occupation has stolen more and more Palestinian land. SFP and our volunteers say no more. We are taking proactive, non-violent action to reclaim the land and help build a free Palestinian State.

We kindly ask people locally and around the world to help us in this endeavour by donating whatever you can enabling us to purchase olive trees and thyme. The trees and herbs are planted with farmers with the support of SFP volunteers and help create a sustainable income for the local community as well supporting resistance to the illegal Occupation.

Olive trees are a symbol of Palestine and the Palestinian struggle. They support life across the land and the Israeli Occupation is systematically trying to destroy that history and legacy.

This year SFP is also expanding our annual appeal to include the purchase of thyme. Thyme is also integral to Palestine and particularly Palestinian women who grow the herb, providing the main ingredient to the delicious Palestinian tea served across the Middle East.

We would be very grateful for any donations you were able to make and our volunteers will plant in your name.

To find out how to donate please visit our ‘Donate’ page where you can donate to Palestinian or American bank accounts and via PayPal.

Thank you.

SFP Steering Committee

 

SfP حركة تضامن من اجل فلسطين حره تطلق ندائها من اجل حملة ” صامدون كشجر الزعتر والزيتون”

اليوم حركة تضامن sfp تطلق ندائها لكافة الاصدقاء من اجل تمويل شراء اشتال الزعتر والزيتون وذلك لاستصلاح الاراضي التي تعرضت للاعتداء من قبل المستوطنين والتي تتعرض للمصادرة من قبل الاحتلال الاسرائيلي .
هذا النداء يأتي ضمن رؤيه وفلسفه حركة تضامن في دعم صمود الفلسطينين وحثهم ومساعدتهم على استعاده الأرض الفلسطينية .
إن الاحتلال الإسرائيلي مستمر في مصادرة الأراضي وبناء المستوطنات , وهنا نقول كفى ,لا للمصادره لا للاعتداء وسنعمل من خلال المقاومة الشعبية اللاعنفيه لاستعادة الأرض وبناء دولتنا الفلسطينية .
إن هذا النداء لأصدقائنا المحليين والدوليين في كل مكان في العالم للتبرع من اجل مساعدتنا في شراء اشتال الزيتون والزعتر ,والذي سوف نقوم بزراعته واستصلاح الاراضي بجهود المتطوعين من نشطاء المقاومه الشعبيه في حركة تضامن sfp وبالتعاون مع المزارعين الفلسطينيين .
أشجار الزيتون هي رمز لفلسطين والنضال الفلسطيني لأنها تمثل الحياه والتاريخ والتراث والأرض والاحتلال الإسرائيلي يسعى وبشكل منهجي ودائم لتدمير هذا التاريخ والتراث .
SfP حركة تضامن شملت هذا العام اشتال الزعتر كعامل مساند للزيتون خاصة ان انتاج الزيتون غير ثابتا ويختلف من سنه لأخرى كما ان الزعتر والزيت (وجبه شعبيه فلسطينيه ) والزعتر له مذاق جيد مع الشاي وهو يباع بشكل كبير في العالم .كما ان الزعتر يمكن ان يساهم في مشاركه المراة الفلسطيتيه في الانتاج من خلال قطف الزعتر وتجفيفه وتسويقه مع العلم ان الزعتر يقطف ثلاث الى اربع مرات سنويا .
نحن دائما نود ان تكون معنا وتزرع معنا واذا لم تستطيع تبرع لنا وسوف نزرع باسمك ,
لمعرفة كيفية التبرع يرجى زيارة صفحة “تبرع” لدينا حيث يمكنك التبرع لحسابات مصرفية أمريكية وفلسطينية أو عن طريق PayPal.
شكرا لك.
اللجنة التوجيهية SFP

UPDATE: Detainee Ghassan Najjar’s family appeal to human rights organisations for visitation

On Monday 3 November Ghassan Najjar’s father submitted an appeal to the International Committee of the Red Cross to appeal to them to intervene to pressure Israeli authorities to allow him and his wife to visit Ghassan. Ghassan has been interned by Israel since he was kidnapped from his home by the Army on 27 August 2014.

Since his kidnapping Ghassan was held in solitary confinement with no access to legal advice, his family or human rights organisations for nearly a month. He was then transferred to Megiddo prison, inside the ’48 borders in violation of international law, and his elderly mother and father have been denied visits with the Occupation citing unexplained “security” reasons. He is due to appear back in front of a military judge on 24 November, nearly 3 months since his kidnapping.

Palestinians are regularly denied permission to visit their interned family members. By transferring Palestinians to prisons inside the ’48 borders Israel is violating international law and ensuring limited access to their families. SFP members regularly attend the military courts to observe and provide support to interned Palestinians. Please click here for a recent account of a day in Salem Military Court.

We would kindly ask those that have not already done so to sign our petition calling for the release of SFP members Ghassan Najjar and Dr. Yousef Abdul Haq and share this with your friends. This petition will be submitted to the Chief Prosecutor prior to Ghassan’s next appearance in Court on 24 November, and therefore we need as many signatures as possible to add weight to the appeal. Please sign and share the petition by clicking here.

SFP calls on all Palestinians to rise up and bring all the Palestinian prisoners home. We also encourage people around the world to join our uprising and work to expose the international complicity with the Occupation and particularly internment of Palestinians. Please click here for details of how you can get involve in international campaigns.

من تاريخ 27-8 -2014 تم اعتقال غسان النجار من بيته في بورين ,وهو الان بانتظار المحاكمه .
عائلة الاسير غسان تنتظرالسماح لهم بزيارت ابنهم مثل كافة الاسرى الفلسطينيين, واليوم 3-11-2014 توجه والد غسان الى الصليب الاحمر لتقديم طلب لزيارة غسان في سجن مجدوا ولكنه تفاجأ حين قال له موظف الصليب ان الاحتلال لا يسمح له ولا لافراد عائلة غسان بزيارته والسبب هو المنع الامني دون أي تفصيل , ان والدة ووالد الاسير غسان وعائلته تناشد المؤسسات الحقوقيه العمل من اجل الضغط على الاحتلال الاسرائيلي السماح لهم بزياره ابنهم غسان في سجن مجدوا

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Organisers announce “Global Political Prisoner’s Day” – 12/12/14

Message from the organisers of the Global Political Prisoner’s Day:
Palestinian cartoonist Naji Salim al-Ali's Handala.

Palestinian cartoonist Naji Salim al-Ali’s Handala.

The people’s uprising is not a crime, it is universal justice
The unions, human rights activists, academics and students of Argentina have united with various groups worldwide, including Palestinian human rights organisations, (such as the Free Shireen Issawi Campaign) to call for a day of action for  Global Political Prisoner’s Day, on 12 December 2014.
On this day in 2013 ten Argentinian oil workers were convicted to prison sentences in a case, their supporters affirm, was a grave violation of human rights, including torture. The oil workers stood up for all workers to have better working conditions, setting up assemblies to decide how to fight.
Today Palestinians are imprisoned for challenging Israel’s apartheid state. They are imprisoned because they fight for the return of their stolen land which continues to be illegal annexed.
Palestinians, including children, are tried in military courts. The conviction rate, according to a 2013 US State Department Human Rights Report, is over 99%. Since 1967 700,000 Palestinians have been imprisoned; 42% of all Palestinian men have been jailed. Israel also practices Administrative Detention, imprisoning Palestinians without charge or trial in violation of international law. Many prisoners suffer from medical neglect.
On Wednesday 5 November a French Court rejected the ninth appeal of George Abdhala, who after 30 years imprisonment is the longest serving Political prisoner in Europe. The decision was not issued by the court but was announced by the Federation of Jewish organisations in France. Governmental political convenience also allows cleared prisoners to languish in Guantanamo Bay.
In Egypt thousands of political opponents have been imprisoned, some have been tortured to death. Three Al Jazeera journalists have also been detained. China is thought to have the most political prisoners in the world. In Tibet and East Turkestan people are arrested for peaceful protests. Worldwide people, too numerous to mention, risk their lives for the ideal of freedom, democracy and social and political justice.
People exercising their legal right to resist occupation, or who resort to democratic violence having exhausted all peaceful means, are political prisoners. They should therefore be treated with all the conventions and rights applicable to prisoners of war. There have always been some brave men and women who are prepared to risk their lives and liberty for their people’s freedom. It is unacceptable that those people should be detained without trail, kept in inhumane conditions and face torture or medical neglect.
We start this campaign for the independence and freedom of all oppressed people against those who disregard human value, rights and liberty. We call upon all who reject injustice in the world to participate on the 12 December, making it a day for political prisoners. We are aware that each country or organisation will have particular causes to which they are dedicated. They will bring their energies and resources to that cause but ideally will remain aware that an injury to one is an injury to all. We intend that this day will become an annual event until all prisoners are freedom.
Our message is:
  1. Global Political Prisoners Day must become an annual tradition to call for the release of all political prisoners until freedom.
  2. The international struggle for oppressed peoples everywhere should be enhanced. The people’s uprising is not a crime, it is universal justice
  3. People resisting the occupation of their land should be treated according to International conventions concerning prisoners of war when they are detained.

15/11/14: SFP reclaim land in Khirbet Hamam

On Saturday 15 November SFP planted tree samplings in Khirbet Hamam, north of Tulkarem. The village is surrounded by illegal Jewish-only colonies, built on villagers land.

The village is the site of ancient ruins and of great historical importance to Palestine. The villagers are regularly harassed by the illegal settlers, who are seeking to steal more land and force villagers from their ancestral lands. The settlers regularly attack villagers as they attend to their animals and throw stones and curse at them.

SFP stands firm with the villagers of Khirbet Hamam and supports them in remaining on their land and reclaiming stolen land back from the Jewish terrorists. SFP has launched a campaign to request donations to buy more olive trees and herbs to plant the land and reclaim it from the settlers. To find out how to donate and more about the campaign please click here.

حركة تضامن من اجل فلسطين حرة sfp تشارك المؤسسات نشاطهم التطوعي لدعم صمود المزراعين
السبت -15-11-2014- شارك نشطاء المقاومه الشعبيه من حركة تضامن sfp مع مؤسسات الشراكه من اجل التنميه نشاط تطوعي في خربه الحمام والتي تقع أقصى شمال محافظة طولكرم، وتبعد عن قرية النزلة الشرقية مسافة 4 كيلومتر، تحدها من الجنوب بلدة كفر راعي التابعة لمحافظة جنين، ومن الشمال الشرقي بلدة يعبد ايضاً من جنين، وقد استولى الاحتلال الاسرائيلي على أراضيها ليقيم من الشمال الغربي “مستوطنة حرميش”، ومن الشرق” مستوطنة دوتان”.
فيها منطقة رومانية قديمة تسمى ” خربة الحمام ” وهي مبنى قديم جداً لم يتبق منه سوى حجارته المنتشرة.
عدد منازل الخربة ثمانية، وعدد سكانها 70 نسمة، وهم يتبعون لعائلة واحدة وهي ” الجالولي ” بقي على وجودهم فيها قرابة إل 50 عاماً، هم لاجئون من قيساريا داخل الــ 48.
وقد تحدث الأهالي عن معاناتهم في الخربة وقالوا نحن لا ننام الليل، خوفاً على أولادنا ومواشينا وبيوتنا من اعتداءات المستوطنين ، موضحين انه سبق وان قام المستوطنون بوضع السم للمواشي ونفوق أعداد منها، عدا عن هدمهم لبعض البركسات التي توضع فيها المواشي، ورمي الحجارة على منازلنا .
وأوضحوا انه بين الحين والآخر يحضر المستوطنون على شكل مجموعات، ويؤدون طقوساً دينية بين منازل الخربة، وبشكل يستفز الأهالي، عدا عن رمي الحجارة على السكان وشتمهم
هذا وقد شمل العمل التطوعي زراعة اشتال متنوعة وتنظيف المكان ورسم على الجدران ونشاطات ترفيهية للأطفال .
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08/11/14: Tearing down the Wall – 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, Palestine says “Tear down the Wall”

On Saturday 8 November activists set fire to a military tower and checkpoint just east of Nablus city and sprayed graffitti. Activists said:

From Berlin to Palestine tearing down the Walls.

The action marked the 25th anniversary of East Berliners tearing down the Wall that had separated families and Germans for decades. The Apartheid Wall that imprisons Palestinians in the West Bank area of Palestine and divides them from historical Palestine and their capital city is much longer than the Berlin Wall, condemned by the world. 10 years ago the International Criminal Court (ICJ) ruled in their advisory opinion that the Wall should be taken down and was illegal. The ICJ further stated States should not legitimise the Wall and work towards its removal.

SFP is clear that it will not wait another 10 years for the World to bring down the Walls that seek to imprison and divide them. We call on people around the World to help us tear down the Wall and end Apartheid.

في ذكرى مرور ربع قرن على هدم الجدار في برلين قام نشطاء المقاومة الشعبية بالتوجه الى إحدى الحواجز العسكريه الاسرائيليه –بيت فوريك – شرق نابلس.

حيث قاموا بكتابه شعارات تطالب بهدم كافه اشكال الفصل العنصري   مثل (من برلين الى فلسطين فلنهدم جدار الفصل العنصري ) ومن ثم قاموا بحرق البرج ,ويذكر ان الحاجز لا زال مستمرا باعاقة المواطنين الفلسطينيين بالدخول والخروج من نابلس .

جدار برلين: كان جدارا طويلا يفصل شطري برلين الشرقي والغربي والمناطق المحيطة في ألمانيا الشرقية. كان الغرض منه تحجيم المرور بين برلين الغربية وألمانيا الشرقية. بدأ بناءه في 13 أغسطس 1961 وجرى تحصينه على مدار السنين، ولكن تم فتحه في 9 نوفمبر 1989 وهدم بعد ذلك بشكل شبه كامل.

حركة تضامن من اجل فلسطين حره sfp تطالب في هذه الذكرى, كافه المؤسسات والجمعيات والشخصيات المحبه للسلام والعداله في العالم , العمل من اجل دعم الفلسطينيين في أزاله هذا الجدار الذي يعطل ويدمر كافة اشكال الحياه لدى الشعب الفلسطيني ويدمر كافة أشكال الحل في المنطقه

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07/11/14: SFP and Nablus face the Occupation in solidarity with Al Quds

Following noon prayers on Friday 7 November SFP and the youth of Nablus simultaneously marched on Huwwara checkpoint, just south of Nablus, and Beit Furik checkpoint, to the east of the city.  The Israeli Army opened fire on the demonstrators with live ammunition, rubber coated steel bullets and tear gas. Four youth were hit with live bullets and transferred to Rafidia hospital for treatment.

The march was organised in support of occupied Jerusalem (Al Quds) and the Al Asqa compound, home to the Dome of the Rock and Al Aqsa Mosque, the third holiest site in Islam. The Compound has come under sustained attack from Jewish terrorists, supported by the Israeli Army. Israel regularly attacks the holy Compound and restricts Palestinians from worshipping.

SFP calls on people of all faiths and denominations around the World to join the Palestinians struggle for freedom and the protection of the holy city of Jerusalem from Apartheid Israel. We encourage people to join the Palestinian call for boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) and to actively world to highlight those companies and Government’s that facilitate and support the illegal Occupation of Palestine.

 

اليوم الجمعه 7-11-2014 (مسيرات على جاجز حواره وعلى حاجز بيت فوريك )

اليوم الجمعه انطلقت بعد صلاه الظهر العديد من المسيرات في الضفه الغربيه وعلى نقاط التماس مع الاحتلال الاسرائيلي .ففي نابلس توجه النشطاء حاجز حوراه وعلى حاجز بيت فوريك

معبرين عن تضامنهم مع اخوتهم واهلهم في القدس ومؤكدين على رفضهم لكافة الاستفزازت التي تتم من قبل المستوطنين الذين يقتحمون الاقصى تحت حماية جنود الاحتلال وايضا ضد أي محاولات تقسيم الاقصى مكانيا او زمانيا , وقد واجه الجنود الإسرائيليون المتظاهرون بالرصاص الحي والأعيره المطاطيه مما ادى الى اصابه العشرات بالغاز واصابة اربعه شباب بالرصاص الحي تم نقلهم الى مشفى رفيديا …نشطاء المقاومه الشعبيه سوف يستمرون بالانشطه والفعاليات المقاومه للاحتلال عبر المقاومه الشعبيه من اجل بناء دولة فلسطين الحره

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A mother’s pain – a message from the mother of detainee Shireen Issawi

Below is a message from the mother of detainee Shireen Issawi, Laila Issawi. Laila visited her daughter on 3 November 2014. Despite her physical and mental anguish Laila was able to share her experience with us. Please share Laila’s message widely.

Yesterday I went to visit my daughter Shireen, and I suffered from this visit in a way that I will not forget. Usually, when I visit her, it comforts me, and makes me forget my physical exhaustion, but this time it really wrecked me. Shireen was ill and looked thin and exhausted, as if she had been sick for a long time, and when I asked her how she was doing, she told me: ‘Since the day of the trial I have been feeling very cold, and started having pain and shivers in my whole body, and caught a cold. Until now, I am still in the same condition”. May God bring you health, my daughter. I had not sat there for half an hour, and then a servicewoman came and said: “The visit is over.” 

I asked her why only half an hour, while we always visit 45 minutes, and she answered that she is being punished. I told her that we always visit her for 45 minutes while she is being punished. She said: “This is the law”, so I didn’t answer her and we left. On the way home, all the time I was thinking about my daughter, and about who is looking after her while she is living in an isolation cell that is cold and damp.

When we arrived home I felt dizzy, and had a headache, and when I checked my blood sugar I found it severely elevated, up to 465, so I took an injection of insulin and sat on my bed, as I couldn’t sleep from thinking about my daughter, may God protect her.

The message of Shireen to those who are struggling for the rights of the political prisoners, was that she is calling upon you to continue on this road, for the sake of the sick prisoners in the Ramleh hospital, and for the prisoners who are on a hunger strike, and that their cause must be reactivated, and she calls upon you to stay true to the service of the motherland and the political prisoners.”

This message was shared with SFP by SFP members and the Human Rights Defenders grouphttps://www.facebook.com/pages/Human-Rights-Defenders-المدافعون-عن-حقوق-الانسان/705136872867221
Free Shireen Issawi campaign: https://www.facebook.com/freeshireenissawi
Palestinian lawyers, Shireen and Shadi Issawi and Amjad Al Safadi were arrested on 6 March 2014.  Shireen’s brother, Medhat Issawi, the office manager for the legal firm where all the lawyers work was arrested six days later on 12 March.  Shadi was swiftly released on bail but Shireen and Medhat remain imprisoned. Shireen has been held in isolation since 5 August 2014 and her health is failing.
SFP calls on all Palestinians to rise up and bring all the Palestinian prisoners home. We also encourage people around the world to join our uprising and work to expose the international complicity with the Occupation and particularly internment of Palestinians. Please click here for details of how you can get involve in international campaigns.
Shireen Issawi

03/11/14: Israeli Army continues its policy of ethnic cleansing in Khirbet al-Tawil

On Monday 3 November a large force of the Israeli Army entered Khirbet al-Tawil, just south of Nablus, and demolished homes and agricultural buildings. This is not the first time the Army has targeted the ancient village, home to Palestinians for hundreds of years. In recent months the Army has consistently attacked and demolished homes and structures in the village trying to force villagers from their ancestral lands.

The homes, belonging to Bahaa Maroof, Bani Fadil and Osama Bani Fadil, and shelters for animals were vital for the stability of the village. The villagers had recently raised money renovate the homes and structures. Last month the Army destroyed electricity pylons, and with Winter months approaching the safety of the villagers is in peril.

SFP is working to support villages such as Khirbet al-Tawil remain steadfast on their land and rebuild where the Occupation demolishes. If you would like to donate to SFP to help us support more villages please click here.

 

اليوم الاثنين 3-11-2014  : قامت  آليات الاحتلال الاسرائيلي  بهدم ابنية وشبكة المياه  في خربة الطويل شرق نابلس يزيد عمرها عن مائة عام. حيث حضرت قوه كبيره من جيش الاحتلال  الاسرائيلي ترافقها  الاليات الضخمة حيث قامت  بعمليات الهدم للبيوت ولشبكة المياه في منطقة تقع وسط خربة الطويل . يذكر ان هذه البيوت القديمة تعود للمزارعين بهاء معروف بني فضل مسكن ,واسامه انس بني فضل وهي  عبارة عن منازل عمرها اكثر من مائة عام  وتتكون  من غرفة واحدة يستخدمها الرعاة والمزارعين المتواجدين في خربة الطويل, وتم مؤخرا جمع اموال لترميمها. ونحن اليوم على ابواب فصل الشتاء حيث لا  يوجد اماكن بديله لهم  مما يعني  مزيدا من المعاناة للأهالي الذين تم هدم بيوتهم

Pictures courtesy of SFP contacts in Aqraba local Council

Pictures courtesy of SFP contacts in Aqraba local Council


Pictures courtesy of SFP contacts in Aqraba local Council

Pictures courtesy of SFP contacts in Aqraba local Council


Pictures courtesy of SFP contacts in Aqraba local Council

Pictures courtesy of SFP contacts in Aqraba local Council


Pictures courtesy of SFP contacts in Aqraba local Council

Pictures courtesy of SFP contacts in Aqraba local Council

01/10/14: Refugees of Al Fara’ camp under attack

In the early hours of Wednesday morning the Israeli Army attacked Al Fara’ Refugee camp as the residents slept. The soldiers broke into home, ransacking and destroying property. They also kidnapped 25 year old Zakaria Mahmoud Abadi, after shooting towards him and beating him on his back and head. He was taken away in an Army ambulance with his head bleeding severely, and his condition is unknown.
The Army broke into the home of Zakaria’s father, Abu Qasim, arresting and attacking his son while also destroying the contents of their home. They also desotroyed the car of Jamal Al Zaidan.
The brave youth of the camp tried to defend against the attack and were met with volleys of tear gas, rubber coated steel bullets and sound bombs. As the invading soldiers withdrew the camp was strewn with debri from their attack and the blood of Zakaria.
The Army regularly attack the camp, destroying property and kidnapping residents. There is currently near 7,000 Palestinians being held in Israeli Apartheid prisons in violation of international law. SFP asks people around the world to stand with the Palestinian people and join their struggle to end the Occupation and free Palestinian political prisoners. SFP members Ghassan Najjar and Dr. Yousef Abdul Haq are just two being held without charge by Apartheid Israel. To find out how you can help, please click here.
N.B. This report and pictures were provided by Al Fara Refugee Camp Committee.
قوات اسرائليه معززه تقتحم مخيم الفارعه فجر يوم الاربعاء الموافق 1 / 10 / 2014 حيث قام الجنود باقتحام بعض المنازل عرف منها منزل السيد فاروق ابو الحسن حيث خلفوا ورائهم دمار كبير وتخريب في محتويات واثاث المنزل وكذلك تم اقتحام منزل السيد محمود العبادي ابو قاسم واعتقال الشاب ( زكريا محمود العبادي 25 عام ) بعد ان قاموا باطلاق الرصاص المعدني عليه حيث اصيب باصابت في ظهره وراسه وبعدها قاموا بالاعتداء عليه بالضرب المبرح مما تسبب بحدوث نزيف في وجهه واقتادوه بمركبة اسعاف تابعه للجيش الى جه غير معروفه كما تم تحطيم زجاج سيارة السيد جمال الزيدان وقد دارت مواجهات عنيفه بين شبان المخيم والجنود الاسرائلين الذين قاموا بالرد على الحجاره باطلاق الاعيره الناريه والمطاطيه وقنابل الغاز والقنابل الصوتيه الحريه للمعتقلين والاحتلال حتما الى زوال صور لبعض الدمار الذي احدثه الجنود في بوت المخيم والدماء التي نزفت من الشاب المعتقل
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29/09/14: Israeli Army cuts electricity to Aqraba homes

At approximately 6am on Monday morning, bulldozers accompanied by the Israeli Army demolished 60 electricity pylons, providing electricity to homes in Aqraba village, just south east of Nablus city. The electricity grid was part of an initiative to support the villagers by the Belgium Government in 2004.

Aqraba, which borders the Jordan Valley area of Palestine, is constantly attacked by the Israel Army. Earlier in the year the Army destroyed several homes and the local mosque, claiming they were built without permission.

Much of the Jordan Valley, and bordering villages are designated Area C under the Oslo Accords. This gives Israel full military and civil control. As such Israel as implemented a policy of ethnic cleansing, attempting to force out residents by demolishing their homes, destroying vital infrastructure and constant intimidation and attacks.

اقدمت جرافات وآليات الاحتلال الاسرائيلي  الساعه السادسه صباحا من يوم الاثنين بهدم واقتلاع ما يقارب 60 عامود كهرباء على امتداد 3كم  في منطقة خربة الطويل –عقربا  مما ادى ذلك الى حرمان الاهالي من ابسط الحقوق الانسانيه وهي الكهرباء ,علما بان هذه الشبكه انشئت بدعم من بلجيكا عام 2004 .
الجدير بالذكر ان منطقة خربة الطويل تتعرض دائما لعمليات هدم وتدمير للبيوت وخطوط المياه بهدف تهجير السكان في المنطقه.

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