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Restrictions on Movement

Restricting movement is one of the main tools Israel employs to enforce its regime of occupation. Israel imposes restrictions on the movement of Palestinians within the West Bank, and travel between it and the Gaza Strip, into East Jerusalem, Israel, and abroad. When travel permits are required by Israel, they are given through a lengthy, non-transparent and arbitrary bureaucratic process. These conditions result in a life of constant uncertainty for Palestinians, making it difficult to perform simple tasks and plan their lives, and obstructs the development of a stable economy. 

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Hebron: Israeli soldier injures Palestinian, 16, in the head during settler march

On 11 November 2017, at around 10:30 A.M., held a procession from the settlement of Admot Yishai, in the neighborhood of Tal Rumeidah (in Area H2 of Hebron), to the Tomb of Otniel Ben Knaz. The tomb is located near a-Shuhadaa Street in the center of…
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Arrested Development

A decade after construction began on the Separation Barrier, the harm to adjacent Palestinian communities is clear. With some two-thirds of the barrier completed, it has crippled agriculture along its route. By isolating communities from each other…

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