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Haaretz: Bedouin in Remote Negev Villages Fend for Themselves During COVID-19 Pandemic

27.04.2020

Bedouin in Remote Negev Villages Fend for Themselves During COVID-19 PandemicHaaretz (English Version), David B. Green, 26.04.2020

Over phone interviews with numerous community members, NGOs and local representatives of the Bedouin community, David B. Green manages to capture the reality “on the ground” in the Bedouin villages and townships amid COVID-19 crisis. His article sheds light on how years of discrimination and marginalization has led the Bedouin population to fend for themselves.

Photo: Abu al-Qiʿān, ʿAtīr

Demolitions

24-06-20 - Bīr al-Ḥamām, an unrecognized village located north of route 25. Two houses were demolished by authorities.

18-06-20 - az-Zarnūg, an unrecognized village located near the Bedouin township of Šgīb as-Salām (Segev Shalom). Two houses and one animal pen were demolished by authorities.

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