Patrick O. Strickland – Independent Journalist

AJE: Palestinians in Israel strike over home demolitions

Palestinians in Israel have launched a general strike across the country in response to recent home demolitions. (Photo: Patrick Strickland)

My latest story at Al Jazeera English reports on the general strike and protests launched by Palestinian citizens of Israel following a pair of home demolitions by Israeli authorities in Palestinian villages in the Galilee and central regions of the country.

Protesters decry Israel’s policy of “interior colonization,” which they say is intensifying following the re-election of hardline Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Click here to read the whole story.

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