Ahed Tamimi

Al Quds (TeleSUR) – Israel’s Ofer military court ruled Monday to deny 17-year-old Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi’s request for a public trial. Tamimi was taken from her home in Nabi Saleh in December 2017 and charged with assault and incitement for slapping two occupation soldiers in full gear. Tamimi’s trial has been heldContinue Reading

Ahed Tamimi

Jerusalem (TeleSUR) – More than 700 Jewish young people from the U.S. wrote letters of solidarity to Ahed Tamimi, the iconic Palestinian 17-year-old who was arrested by Israeli authorities last month and charged with 12 counts including assaulting an occupation soldier and stone throwing after a video of her slapping a soldier atContinue Reading

Ahed Tamimi

Cape Town (MEMO) – South Africans gathered late Wednesday in Johannesburg to commemorate the 17th birthday of Palestinian activist Ahed al-Tamimi who was detained by Israeli security forces last year. Organizers launched a photo exhibition, which will last for a month, to celebrate her life. Al-Tamimi was arrested after a video spread onContinue Reading