|The Caterpillar Connection|
The Israeli government uses Caterpillar bulldozers in the perpetration of massive human rights abuses against the Palestinian people. Since 1967, over 7,000 home demolitions have occurred across the occupied territories, leaving some 50,000 Palestinians homeless.
|Property Destruction and Land Confiscation in Palestine|
Since 1967, Israel has confiscated almost 750,000 acres of land from the 1.5 million acres comprising the West Bank and Gaza Strip. The Israeli government has confiscated large areas of Palestinian land in East Jerusalem and designated them areas for exclusive Jewish use.
|Palestine: A Journal of Loss |
This month was a busy one for Israeli bulldozer operators in the Hebron district.... Targets last month included a Palestinian cemetary in Beit Meersam and two Bedouin wells in Aramadin....