Blockades

  • One by One

    One by One

    A Palestinian man waits to be called to show his ID and permit to an Israeli soldier at the Kalandia checkpoint.

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    1pal_bckd_05_11

    Palestinians detained by the roadside wait to have their IDs and permits checked by an Israeli soldier.

  • Maybe, maybe not

    Maybe, maybe not

    Regardless of ID and permit, whether or not a Palestinian may pass through an area relies on the whim of the soldier guarding the passage.

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    1pal_klnda_05_12

    Palestinians must show IDs and permits when traveling from area to area.

  • Two Towers

    Two Towers

    An Israeli military watchtower and a mineret. Ramallah.

  • Kalandia checkpoint, Ramallah

    Kalandia checkpoint, Ramallah

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    1pal_bckd_05_15

    A Palestinian woman is apprehended by Israeli soldiers in in the West Bank for not having the proper permit to traverse the area.

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    1pal_abudis_05_07

    Climbing through a gate in the wall at Abu-Dis.

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    1pal_abudis_05_12

    The wall around East Jerusalem.

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    1pal_gza_erz_05_10

    A Palestinian woman shows her documents to an Israeli soldier so that she may enter the Gaza Strip and go home.

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    1pal_bthmchkpnt_05_24

    An Israeli soldier checks Palestinian IDs while Western tourists walk through the passage to Bethlehem.

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    1pal_bthmchkpnt_05_27

    A Palestinian woman shows an Israeli soldier her ID as she tries to exit Bethlehem.

  • The long walk home

    The long walk home

    A Palestinian farmer walks around the wall that separates his agricultural area from his home.

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    1pal_klnda_05_19

    Palestinians are required to carry IDs and have permits to travel from area to area. Palestinian men show their permits at Kalandia checkpoint, Ramallah.

  • Two Towers

    Two Towers

    An Israeli military watchtower and a mineret. Ramallah.

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    1pal_klnda_05_28

    A fence and barbed wire surround the 25 foot high segregation wall around Ramallah, the business capital of Palestiine.

  • Kalandia checkpoint, Ramallah

    Kalandia checkpoint, Ramallah

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    1pal_abudis_05_03

    Two Palestinian women walk along the wall at Abu-Dis. After ransportation stops on one side, Palestinians cross to the other side and find more transportation to continue their journey.

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    1pal_abudis_05_12

    The wall around East Jerusalem.

© S. Smith Patrick 2018