Following the 11th demolition of the Bedouin village of Al Arakib yesterday (January 31), a protest was held outside the Jewish National Fund building in Jerusalem today. A group of upwards of 100 people gathered in the cold and rain at 2pm today with the message, in Hebrew, Arabic and English: “There is no such thing as an unrecognized village, there are only government lies.” Here are some photos I shot:
"Uprooting People, Planting Trees"
"The Trees Refuse to be Enemies"
An indignant onlooker wrapped in an Israeli flag
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