Two brothers from Al-Khalil
Gasim and Waleed are two brothers who were born, and have grown up in the Old City of al-Khalil (Hebron). They are from a big family, with five brothers and three sisters. We spoke with them about what their life has been like, what their hopes are and what they see as important to create change.
G: â€śI left my school when I was 12 years old. I left my school because when you are born in the Old City of Hebron, in the middle of Israeli settlements, and the military itâ€™s difficult to live. When I left my school I worked, to help myself and my family. It was my choiceâ€¦
I know a lot of people who have left school because they canâ€™t see a future for themselves.
Actually, leaving was good for me. I would like to study, but when I left my school I learnt a lot of things, and I have had lots of experiencesâ€¦ Read more