Tagged: Displacement

Quick Facts: East Jerusalem Fact Sheets

Quick Facts: East Jerusalem

Since Israel’s establishment in 1948, the United Nations and international community have not recognized the sovereignty of any country to any part of Jerusalem in the absence of a permanent peace agreement in the region.

on June 16, 2024
Quick Facts: The Palestinian Nakba (“Catastrophe”) Fact Sheets
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Quick Facts: The Palestinian Nakba (“Catastrophe”)

The Palestinian “Nakba” (“catastrophe” in Arabic) refers to the mass expulsion of Palestinian Arabs from British Mandate Palestine during Israel’s creation (1947-49). The Nakba was not an unintended result of war. It was a deliberate and systematic act necessary for the creation of a Jewish majority state in historic Palestine, which was overwhelmingly Arab prior to 1948.

on April 5, 2023
Fact Sheet: Israel’s E1 Settlement

Fact Sheet: Israel’s E1 Settlement

on December 9, 2021
Palestinians Fear Eviction From Their Jerusalem Neighborhood To Make Way For A Park
Deborah Amos, Fatma Tanis, NPR

Palestinians Fear Eviction From Their Jerusalem Neighborhood To Make Way For A Park

"They want to demolish 17 houses in the al-Bustan neighborhood," says Fakhri Abu Diab, who worried that a long-dreaded plan to destroy and replace Palestinian homes with a new tourist site — a lush garden with a Bible theme — was now underway.

on July 22, 2021
Tax-Exempt U.S. Nonprofits Fuel Israeli Settler Push to Evict Palestinians
Alex Kane, The Intercept

Tax-Exempt U.S. Nonprofits Fuel Israeli Settler Push to Evict Palestinians

U.S. charities are funding Israeli settler organizations working to evict Palestinians from their East Jerusalem homes.

on May 14, 2021
Palestine: 2020 in Review Fact Sheets

Palestine: 2020 in Review

30: Total number of Palestinians killed by Israeli forces in the occupied Palestinian territories (the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and Gaza), according to the United Nations, including 27 who were shot with live ammunition. 9: Number of Palestinian children killed by Israeli forces in the occupied territories. 2,639: Total number of Palestinians injured by Israeli forces in the occupied territories, including 407 children.

on January 6, 2021
Quick Facts: Shimon Peres Fact Sheets
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Quick Facts: Shimon Peres

Shimon Peres

on September 28, 2016
Fact Sheet: Palestinian Refugees & The Right of Return Under International Law
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Fact Sheet: Palestinian Refugees & The Right of Return Under International Law

on September 5, 2012
In Their Own Words: Israeli Leaders on the Expulsion of Palestinians During Israel’s Establishment Fact Sheets
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In Their Own Words: Israeli Leaders on the Expulsion of Palestinians During Israel’s Establishment

"We must expel Arabs and take their places...and, if we have to use force-not to dispossess the Arabs of the Negev and Transjordan, but to guarantee our own right to settle in those places-then we have force at our disposal."

on May 9, 2007
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