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How dispossession happens: the takeover of Palestinian water springs by Israeli settlers | March 2012 - Mission de Palestine en France

How dispossession happens : the takeover of Palestinian water springs by Israeli settlers | March 2012

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In recent years, Israeli settler activity in the West Bank has significantly impaired Palestinian access to, and use of, a growing number of water springs. Springs are the single largest source of water for irrigation in the West Bank and an important coping mechanism for communities not connected to a water network, or poorly supplied, to meet domestic and livelihood needs. The main methods used by settlers to that end have been intimidation and threats, and the erection of fences around the targeted areas. This phenomenon comes in the context of Israel’s longstanding policy of settling its civilian population in the occupied Palestinian territory, in violation of international humanitarian law.



http://www.ochaopt.org/documents/ocha_opt_springs_report_march_2012_english.pdf



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