Imagine waiting at a checkpoint for hours every day, just to go to work or school. The violation of human rights under occupation may be more visible in cases such as settler violence, killing, or house demolition, it includes routine, mundane hampering of Palestinians’ right to run their daily lives. Qalandiya Checkpoint is a prominent example of this routine.!! “Eyes Wide Open”:
22 year old Mustafa Aslan suffered from bullet wounds by Israeli Forces that he received last week on June 20, in Qalandia Refugee camp. Today, Mustafa has died from these injuries. May he rest in peace.
West Bank, occupied Palestine: The Union of Palestinian Women’s Committees (UPWC) has called for a march on Saturday, March 8, International Women’s Day, beginning in Qalandiya refugee camp, and marching toward the apartheid barrier wall.
This picture is amazing. This water it the crappiest water you’ll ever smell in your life. Sewage water. I’ve never heard about a ‘democracy’ that actually uses sewage water against peaceful protesters. Have you?
Israeli troops advance into the Qalandiya refugee camp on the outskirts of Ramallah during clashes with Palestinians prior to Mahmoud Abbas’ United Nations speech demanding an independent Palestinian state.
Israeli soldiers gather at the checkpoint area. — Palestinian youths clashed with Israeli soldiers at Qalandiya checkpoint on the same day that rallies were organised in support of the Palestinian bid for statehood recognition at the United Nations. Palestinian Territory. 21st September 2011