the palestine
experience

THE CURRENT STATE OF

palestine

Generations in exile. Millions under occupation. 75 years of oppression. A life of daily struggle and inhumane treatment. 

restrictions on freedom of

movement

Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza face strict restrictions on their movement, affecting daily lives and access to basic services.

ILLEGAL SETTLEMENT

expansion

Israeli settlements in the West Bank, considered illegal under international law, result in land confiscations and displacement of Palestinian communities. 

PALESTINIAN HOME

DEMOLITIONS

Palestinian homes in the occupied territories have been demolished by Israeli authorities, leading to the displacement of families. 

PALESTINIAN MINORS'

DETENTION

Palestinian children are often arrested and detained by Israeli authorities, sometimes without proper legal procedures. 

Faris Odeh (December 1985 - 9 November 2000) standing alone in front a tank, with a stone in his hand and arm bent back to throw. Ten days later, on November 9, Odeh was again throwing stones at Karni when he was shot in the neck by Israeli troops. Odeh and the now famous image of him have since become symbols of the Palestinian resistance to the occupation

SUPPRESSION OF PROTESTS BY

USE OF FORCE

 Israel’s response to Palestinian protests has faced criticism for its use of excessive force, resulting in casualties.

DISCRIMINATORY

ISRAELI LAWS

Critics argue that Israel’s legal framework discriminates against Palestinian citizens, particularly Arab Israelis.

LIMITED

WATER ACCESS

Palestinians in the West Bank experience disparities in access to water resources, with many communities lacking reliable water sources.

RESTRICTED FREEDOM OF

EXPRESSION

There are concerns about restrictions on freedom of expression for Palestinians in the occupied territories.

PERMANENTLY DISPLACED PALESTINIAN

REFUGEES

The situation of Palestinian refugees and their right to return remains a contentious issue, with many living in refugee camps for generations.

Sources: United Nations, Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International.

know the

history

The occupation of Palestine didn’t happen overnight. It began years before its natives could know what was happening and is a process that continues until this day.

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