Palestine

Manal Shaqair feminist & WHRD from Palestine

“The absence of law and community support increases the violence against women and what exacerbates the violence against Palestinian women is being under the occupation of Israeli colonial rule. Because Israel sees women as a demographical threat and systematically practices violence against them.”

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Lucy Talgieh, is a Palestinian woman human rights defender and peace activist. She is also a council member for the City of Bethlehem, where she lives and works. FEMENA’s Director, Sussan Tahmasebi, talked with Lucy about the situation in Palestine, following the deadly violence that erupted after Israeli settlers attempted to forcibly remove Palestinian residents of Sheikh Jarrah from their homes.

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