Peace demonstrators arrived on November 2006 to a military camp, between the Carni and Erez crossings, near Gaza Strip, serving as a parking lot for some 100 armored personal carriers (APC), tanks and Caterpillar's D9 armored bulldozers. While some activists climbed on the D9 bulldozers to occupy them, others displayed dummies soaked in blood and photos of Palestinian victims on and around the armored vehicles (Photo: Al Ittihad)

New report: Heavy engineering machine and the Israeli occupation

Who Profits Research Center published a new report: “Facts on the Ground: Heavy Engineering Machinery and the Israeli Occupation,” which describes in depth how construction machinery became a vital component of the occupation mechanism Since the early days of the 1967 occupation, Israel has used heavy construction machinery in order to strengthen its hold over the Palestinian territories…

Palestinian, Israeli and international peace protesters break into Rami Levi supermarket in the Sha'ar Binyamin settlement near Jerusalem, to protest against the Israeli occupation and call for a boycott of Israeli settlements, October 2012 (Photo: Activestills)

Israel ends export to the European Union of dairy and poultry products from settlements

Israel was to end its export of poultry and dairy produce to the European Union from settlements considered illegal by the international community and the Israeli peace camp, Israeli and European officials said on Sunday. The restrictions stem from directives issued by the European Commission in February and affect chicken and milk products from settlements…