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Military and Security Forces: March 5, 2013

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IDF forces confiscated a goat and two kids from a Palestinian herder, Kamel Mahamrah, in the South Hebron Hills. In addition, Mahamreh’s donkey has also disappeared. An IDF spokesperson has stated that the herder entered “a closed firing zone in an attempt to steal ammunition”, even though the fate of the area is still under dispute in the High Court of Justice, and even though the herder himself was not arrested or interrogated. (Haaretz via

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

Closed Society: 1 April, 2011

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Settlers in the Hebron Hills have made it known they intend to move their herds into fields beloning to Palestinians, where they claim “ownership is unclear”. They claim, furthermore, that Arab shepherds accompanied by Left-wing activists have been entering their pastures.


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April 1st, 2011 at 11:09 pm