From funerals to more protests: A week in photos – August 22-28

This week: mourning three young men killed by Israeli forces, opposing the PA’s cooperation with Israel, Bedouins from al-Arakib appear in court, distributing food to poor Israelis, opposing police harassment in Tel Aviv, marching for animal rights and protesting the occupation in West Bank villages.

Relatives of of Jihad Aslan mourn during his funeral at Qalandiya Refugee Camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah, August 26, 2013. In the early hours of August 26, an undercover unit of the Israeli border police entered the refugee camp and tried to arrest a wanted Palestinian man, but the force was discovered by the residents, who clashed with the soldiers. During the clashes, three Palestinians were shot to death: Yunis Jahjouh, 22, Rubeen Abed Fares, 30, and Jihad Aslan, 20. According to Palestinian medics, 19 others were injured. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)
Relatives of of Jihad Aslan mourn during his funeral at Qalandiya Refugee Camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah, August 26, 2013. In the early hours of August 26, an undercover unit of the Israeli border police entered the refugee camp and tried to arrest a wanted Palestinian man, but the force was discovered by the residents, who clashed with the soldiers. During the clashes, three Palestinians were shot to death: Yunis Jahjouh, 22, Rubeen Abed Fares, 30, and Jihad Aslan, 20. According to Palestinian medics, 19 others were injured. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)

 

During the funeral for three Palestinians killed by Israeli forces, members of the Al Aqsa Brigades shoot in the air as they stand in the graveyard in the Qalandiya Refugee Camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah August 26, 2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)
During the funeral for three Palestinians killed by Israeli forces, members of the Al Aqsa Brigades shoot in the air as they stand in the graveyard in the Qalandiya Refugee Camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah August 26, 2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)

 

Palestnian youth climb on the Israeli wall and throw stones at Israeli army, during clashes following a funeral in Qalandiya Refugee Camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah August 26, 2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)
Palestnian youth climb on the Israeli wall and throw stones at Israeli army, during clashes following a funeral in Qalandiya Refugee Camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah August 26, 2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)

 

Activists protest the killing of three Palestinian youth, shot to death by the Israeli army during a raid in the Qalandiya refugee camp two days previous, Jaffa, August 28, 2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)
Activists protest the killing of three Palestinian youth, shot to death by the Israeli army during a raid in the Qalandiya refugee camp two days previous, Jaffa, August 28, 2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)

 

Palestinians protest the Palestinian Authority’s prevention of armed resistance against Israel, Ramallah, West Bank, August 28, 2013. The PA coordinates security issues and continues negotiating with Israel despite the recent killings of Palestinian youth by Israeli forces. (photo: Ahmad Al-Bazz/Activestills.org)
Palestinians protest the Palestinian Authority’s prevention of armed resistance against Israel, Ramallah, West Bank, August 28, 2013. The PA coordinates security issues and continues negotiating with Israel despite the recent killings of Palestinian youth by Israeli forces. (photo: Ahmad Al-Bazz/Activestills.org)

 

Sheik Sayah Aturi, a resident of the unrecognized Bedouin village of Al Arakib, sits in a Beer Sheva court, before a hearing, August 27, 2013. Four residents of Al Arakib were arrested following a demolition of the village, as they were trying to rebuild a tent demolished by the Israeli authorities. The police claim there were illegally squatting on their own land. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)
Sheik Sayah Aturi, a resident of the unrecognized Bedouin village of Al Arakib, sits in a Beer Sheva court, before a hearing, August 27, 2013. Four residents of Al Arakib were arrested following a demolition of the village, as they were trying to rebuild a tent demolished by the Israeli authorities. The police claim there were illegally squatting on their own land. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)

 

A volunteer organizes bags with food products during a food distribution for poor families ahead of the Jewish holiday marking the new year, South Tel Aviv, 28.8.2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)
A volunteer organizes bags with food products during a food distribution for poor families ahead of the Jewish holiday marking the new year, South Tel Aviv, 28.8.2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)

 

Police try to close down the Albi coffee shop, while activists are standing ground, August 27, 2013. (photo: Yotam Ronen/Activestills.org)
Police try to close down the Albi coffee shop, while activists are standing ground, August 27, 2013. (photo: Yotam Ronen/Activestills.org)

 

Israeli animal rights activists take part in a protest for animal liberation, in center Tel Aviv, August 24, 2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)
Israeli animal rights activists take part in a protest for animal liberation, in center Tel Aviv, August 24, 2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)

 

Palestinian youth, one of them wearing a Guy Fawkes mask, take cover during the weekly protest against the Israeli occupation in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh, August 23, 2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)
Palestinian youth, one of them wearing a Guy Fawkes mask, take cover during the weekly protest against the Israeli occupation in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh, August 23, 2013. (photo: Oren Ziv/Activestills.org)

 

Youth suffering from tear gas shot by Israeli soldiers take cover during the weekly demonstration in Kfer Qaddum, a West Bank village located east of Qalqiliya, August 23, 2013. Kfer Qaddum started to organize regular demonstrations in July 2011, protesting the blocking of the main road east of the village which used to link it to Nablus. (photo: Yotam Ronen/Activestills.org)
Youth suffering from tear gas shot by Israeli soldiers take cover during the weekly demonstration in Kfer Qaddum, a West Bank village located east of Qalqiliya, August 23, 2013. Kfer Qaddum started to organize regular demonstrations in July 2011, protesting the blocking of the main road east of the village which used to link it to Nablus. (photo: Yotam Ronen/Activestills.org)

 

An old man wears a gas mask inside the village mosque after Israeli army shot tear gas during Friday noon prayers on August 23, 2013 in Kfer Qaddum, a West Bank village located east of Qalqiliya. (photo: Yotam Ronen/Activestills.org)
An old man wears a gas mask inside the village mosque after Israeli army shot tear gas during Friday noon prayers on August 23, 2013 in Kfer Qaddum, a West Bank village located east of Qalqiliya. (photo: Yotam Ronen/Activestills.org)