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The WCLAC Bulletin - July 2017

WCLAC contributes to the upcoming universal periodical review for Israel – This year, WCLAC contributed to the Human Right’s Council’s Universal Periodical Review for Israel by submitting a report on...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - June 2017

WCLAC’s director, Ms.Randa Siniora, participates in special side-event on Violence Against Women: The Case of Palestinian Women Under Occupation – During the 35th session of the Human Rights Council...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - December 2016

In 2016 UN Resolutions promote the rights of Palestinian women and people: WCLAC contently welcomed the achievements made at the international level in 2016 to promote Palestinian women's and...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - April 2016

Palestinians commemorate Palestinian Prisoners’ Day – On 17 April 2016 Palestinians commemorated Palestinian Prisoners’ Day. Latest prison statistics, issued on 29 February 2016, show a total of 6204...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - September 2015

WCLAC submission to the UN on settler violence – On 2 September, WCLAC lodged a submission with two UN Special Rapporteurs providing an update on the situation on the ground relating to the impact of...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - January 2015

ICC Prosecutor opens a preliminary examination of the situation in Palestine – On 16 January 2015, the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Mrs. Fatou Bensouda, opened a preliminary...

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Women's Voices: Sana S. - Settler violence / Jerusalem women

On 26 November 2014, a woman from Silwan, in East Jerusalem, is attacked by a group of settlers who try to drag her into a vehicle. Sana lives with her husband and children in the East Jerusalem...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - December 2014

Testimony - On 10 December 2014, a group of settlers accompanied by Israeli soldiers attack a Palestinian home in the West Bank village of Al Mughayer. Halimeh lives with her husband and children in...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - November 2014

The New York Times: Minority life in Israel - My mother, Zakia, was so proud that my sister and I spoke better Hebrew than Arabic. Osman, my father, believed that by achieving the highest levels of...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - October 2014

Testimony – A woman describes being attacked by settlers during the Olive harvest - On 11 October 2014, a woman and her husband are attacked by a group of Israeli settlers as they harvested their...

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The war in Gaza (2014) – summary

[4 September 2014] – On 26 August an open-ended ceasefire came into effect bringing an end to the latest fighting in and around Gaza. During the previous 50 days of armed conflict 2,104 Palestinians...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - August 2014

Gaza: 50 days of conflict - On 26 August an open-ended ceasefire came into effect bringing an end to the latest fighting in and around Gaza ("Operation Protective Edge"). During the previous 50 days...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - July 2014

Gaza – On 8 July, Israeli forces commenced bombarding the Gaza Strip from land, sea and air. Ten days later ground forces moved into Gaza with the stated purpose of destroying tunnels and halting...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - June 2014

Tensions rise after the abduction of children – June was marked by a rise in Israeli military activity in the West Bank following the disappearance of three Israeli teenagers who were hitchhiking in...

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The WCLAC Bulletin - May 2014

Night raids in the West Bank continue – As part of WCLAC’s ongoing monitoring programme, women in the West Bank record the number of night raids that are conducted by the Israeli military into their...

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