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Welcome to Bir Nabala

The town of Bir Nabala, next to Jerusalem, is trapped in an enclave of the Separation Barrier. A residential suburb of East Jerusalem since the 1970s, Bir Nabala enjoyed relative prosperi...
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Serious neglect of neighborhoods cut off by Separation Barrier: 3 month without regular running water

Update: In early June 2014, Hagihon water company, the Jerusalem Municipality, the Water Authority and the Ministry of National Infrastructures filed responses to the Court. The Jerusale...
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Jerusalem municipality demolishes houses in Beit Hanina, 2008

Israel's discriminatory policy in East Jerusalem extends to many aspects of life, including planning and building. The municipality demolished a residential building in the Beit-Hanina ne...
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Policeman head-butts Palestinians in Silwan, 2008

On Wednesday, 5 November 2008, in the Bustan section of the Silwan neighborhood in East Jerusalem, the Jerusalem Municipality demolished one house and an addition that had been built onto...
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Police officers assault boys in Jerusalem, 2006

 Plain-clothed police officers assaulted two children, ages 15 and 11, who were on their way home in the neighborhood of Abu Tor in East Jerusalem . The officers beat the two boys and too...
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2 Aug. '09: Two Palestinian families evicted from Sheikh Jarah; settlers move into their homes

On 2 August 2009, the police evicted two Palestinian families from their houses in the Sheikh Jarah neighborhood of East Jerusalem : the extended Hanun family, 17 members who lived in thr...
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The a-Sheikh Jarah neighborhood of East Jerusalem: Police arrest two brothers, 13 and 15, and assault their mother

On Tuesday, 5 September 2017, the police evicted the Shamasneh family from its home in the a-Sheikh Jarah neighborhood of East Jerusalem, allowing settlers to move in. A few days later, o...
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Demolition of home, neighborhood of al ‘Esawiyah, East Jerusalem, 15 August 2017

In Jerusalem, where the municipality does whatever is in its power to keep Palestinians from building lawfully, Israeli authorities demolished a two-story building in the neighborhood of ...
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Israeli police assault and arrest two Palestinian teens, fire sponge rounds and throw stun grenades in East Jerusalem neighborhood

On the afternoon of 7 November 2017, at around 4:00 P.M., Israeli Border Police officers were writing traffic tickets in the neighborhood of Batan al-Hawa, which is part of the village of...
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Civil Administration Demolished Two Classrooms at the School in Abu a-Nawar, 4 Feb. 2018

This morning, 4 Feb. 2018, at about 5:00 AM, Civil Administration officials and security forces arrived in the Abu a-Nawar community and demolished two buildings at the community’s school...