Israeli civilians visit soldiers deployed in southern Israel near the Gaza Strip during conflict with Hamas, November 19, 2012. International peace efforts continue to stop the fighting. UPI/Mati Milstein
A Palestinian activist flees from tear gas fired by Israeli troops during a protest in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh one week after local resident Mustafa Tamimi was killed by soldiers. Photographed for a solo exhibit on women activists that will open in the U.S. in early summer.
Jewish settlers celebrate the Purim holiday under heavy Israeli military guard on 20 March in the divided West Bank city of Hebron. In this photo, the city’s Israeli police commander watches a settler drink from a bottle of wine.
Former U.S. president Jimmy Carter and the Elders visited East Jerusalem where they were deeply concerned to see the extent of settlement expansion into Palestinian areas. Click here for the full gallery.