Displaying their defiance, locals rebuilt their tents yesterday evening.
Although Umm al-Hiran’s 700 Palestinian residents carry Israeli citizenship, Israel’s high court has approved their eviction to make way for a Jewish-only community.
Israel’s high court on upheld a law imposing stiff sanctions on those advocating boycotts of Israel or its colonial settlements in the occupied West Bank and Golan Heights.
Cindy and Craig Corrie say they are “disappointed, but not surprised” by ruling.
Israeli ruling provided a “novel” excuse for inflicting pain on detainees, according to a 2001 CIA memo.
California man requires round-the-clock care after being hit by tear gas canister five years ago.
“For 66 years we have been trying to return,” says refugee rights activist.
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