From the Electronic Intifada, with an interview with PSP Co-founder Bekah Wolf
Three Palestinians were shot and killed today by invading Israeli forces in the village of Beit Ommar near the occupied West Bank city of Hebron during a demonstration in solidarity with Palestinians in the Gaza Strip.
Seven Palestinians — including the three in Beit Ommar — were killed by Israeli occupation forces and civilians during protests across the West Bank in the last day.
In Beit Ommar, an Israeli sniper killed Hashem Abu Maria with live ammunition in the torso at around 3:15pm today.
Hashem Abu Maria “considered defending children’s rights as his purpose in life, not simply as a job,” says Defence for Children International-Palestine.
Abu Maria worked with Defence for Children International-Palestine (DCI-Palestine), leading its community mobilization unit.
DCI-Palestine stated in a press release that “Hashem served as the … Continue reading