Archive - jul 22, 2009

Prayers for Peacemakers, Wed., Jul. 22, 2009

PRAYERS FOR PEACEMAKERS, Wed., Jul. 22, 2009

Pray for the Anishnabe women and neighbours who are protecting a pristine aquifer near Elmvale, Ontario, from local government threats to establish Dump Site 41 over this water source. Police are threatening arrests.

Doug Pritchard
Christian Peacemaker Teams
Toronto, Canada

AT-TUWANI:Villagers nonviolently resist Israeli military delivery of nine Stop Work orders; Soldiers strike child, arrest adult

At-Tuwani, South Hebron Hills, Palestine – In the afternoon of 20 July 2009, Israeli soldiers and representatives from the Israeli District Coordinating Office (DCO) delivered stop work orders for seven Palestinian houses, one cave, and one cistern around the village of At-Tuwani.