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.”