Thursday, January 27, 2011

OPT/West Bank: Photo gallery - enduring the restrictions in the Jordan Valley

Source: International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

Since it occupied the valley in 1967, Israel has put in place a range of measures, including stringent restrictions on construction and movement. The measures hamper development, adversely affect livelihoods and generally make life very difficult for Palestinians living close to the 30 Israeli settlements in the valley.