Jake Pentland

05 May: Urgent appeal for funds – help overturn the unjust court ruling against the Negev Bedouins

Nuri al-Okbi

Dear friends

After a legal struggle lasting three years, the Be’er Sheba District Court rejected the appeal of Nuri al-Okbi, veteran activist for the rights of the Negev Bedouins. El-Okbi’s plea for recognition of ownership over the Al-Araqib lands, from which he and his family were evicted in 1951, was rejected out of hand by Judge Sarah Dovrat.

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