Thousands of Settlers from Near and Far in Occupied Al-Khalil

Thousands of Settlers from Near and Far in Occupied Al-Khalil

The weekend of 25th and 26th of November 2016 in Al-Khalil, which Israel calls Hebron, brought thousands of extremist Jews and settlers from all over Israel and abroad to celebrate the week’s Torah study on Chayei Sara  (Life of Sarah),…

Non-violent action to resist the illegal confiscation of land in  Jordan Valley

Non-violent action to resist the illegal confiscation of land in Jordan Valley

On Nov 17, IWPS joined a convoy of around 15 cars carrying about 75 people including Palestinians, local media and Israelis activists, from the village of Ein Al-Baida in the north of the Jordan Valley to the hill of Tel…

In Solidarity with Bilal Kayed

In Solidarity with Bilal Kayed

The International Women’s Peace Service stands in solidarity with Bilal Kayed, and over 100 of his fellow prisoners in Israeli military prisons, in their hunger strike against the abusive and illegal practice of administrative detention.

Deir Istiya 2015; A year marked by house raids, kidnappings and military harassment of Palestinians

Deir Istiya 2015; A year marked by house raids, kidnappings and military harassment of Palestinians

“They dragged him into the bitter cold with no jacket, no socks and no shoes. I rushed outside and forced a jacket over him and socks and shoes on his feet. That is when I first noticed that my nephew had also been arrested.”

Um Fadi, mother of Ali Shamlawi, makes an emotional plea for her son.

Um Fadi, mother of Ali Shamlawi, makes an emotional plea for her son.

“Two years of my son’s life went by and instead of him dreaming like any other child, instead of dreaming of a future, he is dreaming of getting out of prison.”