: The situation in Yemen is worrying. Nevertheless, Norway still sells weapons to the parties. "I am shocked at the scale of the abuses perpetrated by warring parties," said UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in a recent report on children and armed conflict.
: The children of the Oslo agreements have become young adults. Despite the fact that violent clashes are part of everyday life, the air in Hebron vibrates more with emptiness and apathy than with blows and molots.
: It is becoming harder and harder to work with human rights in Israel, and more and more organizations are being attacked. "The consequences of occupying another country have become a taboo subject," said one of those trying to break the silence.
: Imad Abu Shamsiya filmed an Israeli soldier executing a Palestinian gunman in Hebron. Since then, the family has received several death threats. "We no longer dare to go out alone. But I do not regret what I did, "he says.
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