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Report from IWPS/Trial of Israeli Soldier


Report from IWPS/Trial of Israeli Soldier adjourned/Response to defamatory article in Israel Insider

1/Residents of Az-Zawiya Steadfast in their Resistance to the Apartheid Wall_report 2/Israeli soldier on trial over killing of peace activist_ISM in the news 3/Response to defamatory article in Israel Insider

1/Residents of Az-Zawiya Steadfast in their Resistance to the Apartheid Wall, by IWPS

[Az-Zawiya, Salfit] Today over 400 villagers of Az Zawiya came out to protest for the third day in a row against the building of the wall which will cut them off from their land and their livelihoods. Az Zawiya, is one of three villages that will be surrounded by the wall, effectually creating an enclave that will include Rafat, Deir Ballut and Az Zawiya. Villagers participated in a peaceful march to their land where the bulldozers were working. The non-violent march was dispersed using tens of canisters of tear gas and sound bombs aimed at people. The air was full of smoke and gas for several hours. The soldiers were also using batons and hit and injured at least one elderly villager.

For the full report, click and paste the following link: http://www.palsolidarity.org/reports/writings/9Jun04_02_55_05TulkaremIWPS.htm

2/Israeli soldier on trial over killing of peace activist, by Majeda El Batsh - ASHKELON, Israel

For a report on yesterday hearing, please go to:

http://www.middle-east-online.com/english/?id=10236

3/Response to defamatory article in Israel Insider

Yesterday, the Israel Insider published an article in response to the defamatory piece by Bruce Ticker published on June 1, 2004.

You can find it under the title "In defense of Rachel Corrie" on the home page of the Israel Insider website:

http://web.israelinsider.com/bin/en.jsp?enPage=HomePage

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