Arutz-7 Photo Exclusive: Homesh Cleared by Force
The Jews who returned to Homesh awoke Wednesday to a mass of black-clad riot police who proceeded to forcibly remove them from the community.
By Ezra HaLevi
First Publish: 3/29/2007, 1:17 PM
A column of Border Police approach Homesh
Activists are in the middle of morning prayers
Forces along the perimeter are outfitted with riot gear
Though batons were not used, the removal was not free of injuries
Children, traumatized from their expulsion less than two years ago, are distracted with games during the evacuation
Others say Psalms
Some did not pack their bags or tents
Police did not adhere to the laws requiring female officers for the evacuation of female activists
A blank name tag skirts the law requiring an identification tag
"We'll be back!"
About a hundred activists run to the adjacent hills and valleys, returning to Homesh after nightfall
"This year in Homesh"
Click here for photos and video footage from the first day back in Homesh.
Click here for photos from the second day back in Homesh.
(Photos: Elyashiv Livyatan)