Israeli forces raze Salhiya family home, violence continues in Negev and other stories

Today we look at the demolition of a Palestinian family’s home in Sheikh Jarrah, a strike by hundreds of social workers in Georgia, and more

January 19, 2022 by Peoples Dispatch

In today’s episode of the Daily Round-up we take a look at the demolition of the Palestinian Al-Salhiya family’s home by Israeli forces in Sheikh Jarrah, Occupied East Jerusalem; the strike by hundreds of government social workers in Georgia to demand better wages and working conditions; an open letter by 27 rights groups demanding the release of imprisoned Bahraini opposition activist Dr. Abduljalil al-Singace who has been on hunger strike for over 190 days; and the start of the trial of Swedish programmer and digital rights activist Ola Bini in Ecuador.