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A joyous, but risky first swim

Posted in In the News by Solveig Hansen on 2011/07/31
Palestinian and Israeli women swimming together

Palestinian and Israeli women together at the beach in Tel Aviv, after a group of Israeli women had brought them illegally into Israel

Women’s solidarity across borders when a group of Israeli women snuck some of their Palestinian counterparts from West Bank into Israel for a day of fun. Many of the Palestinian women had never seen the sea before.

Read the whole article in the New York Times: Where Politics Are Complex, Simple Joys at the Beach

Keep swimming, ladies! :-)

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