Non-violent & violent protest in Bil’in, Palestine

Tear gas fills our eyes, as a barrage of stones bounces off the soldier’s shields. It’s the weekly protest at Bil’in, a village where the Israeli Wall has taken large sections of land from Palestinian locals, and the event has just turned violent.

Tear gas grenade and alcohol swabs: the soldier and the doctor
'Weapon of choice'. Left, an Israeli solider holding a tear gas grenade; Right, a Palestinian doctor holding alcohol swabs.

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