Slippery Slope

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Military and Security Forces: January 13, 2013

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Israel does not allow a 6 year and 8 month old child to accompany his mother, a Palestinian resident of the Gaza Strip, on a visit to the West Bank, citing his age.

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Closed Society: January 2, 2013

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Israel recently renewed restictions on the freedom of movement of foreign nationals who reside and work in the West Bank, and is not allowing them to enter Israel, including East Jerusalem. (Haaretz)

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January 2nd, 2013 at 11:42 am

Closed Society: March 25, 2012

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Israel has forbid three female and two male hairdressers from leaving the Gaza strip to attend a business fair in Tulkarem, because “Gaza residents are forbidden to enter Israel but for exceptional humanitarian reasons”, this although last month Israel allowed 87 traders to leave Gaza.


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March 25th, 2012 at 9:58 pm

Military and Security Forces: February 29, 2012

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For over six years Israel has been preventing Palestinian human rights activist Shawan Jabarin from travelling abroad, without providing any cause for the travel ban, and without arresting or prosecuting him.

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February 29th, 2012 at 8:35 pm