Dispossession and Exploitation

Israel's Policy in the Jordan Valley, May 2011

Israel exploits the natural resources in the Jordan Valley more than in the rest of the West Bank and prevents Palestinians from using most of the area's land and water resources.

By Hook and by Crook

How to build an illegal settlement

The video illustrates the methods used to take over land of the Bil’in village for the settlement Modi’in Illit.

B'Tselem Human Rights Review

1 January 2009 to 30 April 2010

The report covers the 16-month period from January 2009 to April 2010 and surveys the events since the beginning of Operation Cast Lead.

Gaza: An Inside Look

Joint Project with Ynet News.Com, Jan. 2010

Following Operation Cast Lead, B'Tselem gathered 15 young volunteers in Gaza, gave them video cameras, and asked them to document everyday life around them. Here are the results

Lift siege on Gaza

Animation, December 2009

A short animated film, by Alon Simon, released by B'Tselem one year after Operation Cast Lead as part of a public campaign demanding that Israel lift its siege on the Gaza Strip.

Security forces’ violence harms us all

Animation, Nov. 2009

A short animated film, made by Alon Simon, launched as part of an internet campaign to illustrate the poisonous impact of the norms of violence common among soldiers in the Occupied Territories.

Means of Expulsion

Violence, Harassment and Lawlessness Toward Palestinians in the Southern Hebron Hills, July 2005

Israel's attempts to expel some one thousand Palestinians who have maintained the way of life of their ancestors in the southern Hebron hills.

One Big Prison

Freedom of Movement to and from the Gaza Strip, March 2005

Sience 2001, Israel has severely restricted freedom of movement to and from the Gaza Strip. These restrictions further strangled the Gaza Strip, so much so that the area resembles one gigantic prison.