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Free Ahed: Jewish High School Students Speak Out

Event in Westgate

Embassy of Israel in Washington, D.C.


Organized by : IfNotNow DC

“If I am not for myself who will be for me? But if I am only for myself, what am I? If not now, when?”

Activities Westgate / Description

On January 31st, Ahed Tamimi, a 16-year-old Palestinian girl will be put on trial for twelve counts of assault against Israeli soldiers — that day is also her 17th birthday.

Ahed was detained after armed soldiers raided her house in the middle of the night, just days after her 15-year-old cousin was shot by an Israeli soldier with a rubber bullet at close range, and had to undergo surgery to remove part of his skull. Multiple Israeli... Read more

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