Under occupation, Palestinian human rights are being violated with
unlawful acts of violence being committed by the Israeli government,
army and settlers. Due to the lack of adequate UN presence, the
presence of international activists is needed to support Palestinian
nonviolent resistance. International activists are witnesses to
and reporters of the daily suffering of the Palestinian population.
Palestinian activists try to work or protest alone, they face Israeli
violence and humiliation in the form of bombings, shootings, beatings,
house demolitions, denial of access to food and water, long-term
arrests without trial, permanent injuries and murder.
do we take action?
International Solidarity Movement (ISM) is a Palestinian-led movement
of Palestinian and International activists who support the Palestinian
struggle for freedom and an end to Israeli occupation.
utilize nonviolent direct-action methods of resistance to confront
and challenge the illegal Israeli occupation forces and policies.
call for an immediate compliance and implementation of all United
Nations (UN) resolutions pertaining to the end of Occupation and
the Right of Return.
support the Palestinian right to resist the occupation, as provided
for by international law via legitimate armed struggle.
call for immediate international intervention to protect the Palestinian
people and to ensure Israel’s compliance with international
What work do we do?
International activist presence helps preserve the dignity of
the Palestinian people, and reduces the violence and persecution
Palestinians face from the Israeli army and settlers. International
activists engage in various forms of nonviolent, direct action resistance.
and report the humiliation and injustices Palestinians face daily.
Palestinians breaking 24 hour curfews to access food and water.
children to schools and patients to hospitals during curfew times.
Assist Palestinian farmers to work their lands.
Palestinians attempting to get through roadblocks, on foot or
food, water and medical supplies to isolated areas and communities
homes from demolition.
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