Rawna and Issa Khouriya live in Jifna where they have a guesthouse. I stayed there on Sunday evening. The town is about half Christian. Rawna and Issa have 2 children and the oldest is now studying in Germany.
Life under Jordanian rule was much eas… Continue reading
There is so much to write about. Staying at Claire’s has been good. There are other travellers also. We linger over breakfast and discuss the issues as well as their lives back in their home countries.
Yesterday, I walked to the House of Hope to … Continue reading
Doctor from Chili painting on the wall..
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The journey to Israel went well and entered without incident. Since my flight got to Ben Gurion airport in the evening, I had booked a night in a hostel. There I lmet fellow travellers yet of the ones I met, I was the only one going to the West Bank. T… Continue reading
Monitoring agricultural gates is one of the daily tasks of ecumenical accompaniers in the Tulkarm-Qalqiliya region. These gates are one of the many contact points where actions and decisions of individual Israeli soldiers affect the economic well-being… Continue reading