Israel’s Wall (2002- ), also called the West Bank barrier, is a wall Israel is building in the West Bank, 0 to 22 km from from the Israeli border, taking in choice bits of the West Bank. Some call it a security fence, others call it an apartheid wall.
Banksy calls it:
“the world’s most invasive and degrading structure.”
It is part wall, part fence. Out in the countryside it is mostly a wire fence with razor wire, a ditch and electronic sensors. In town and city it is mostly a concrete wall up to 8 metres high, with graffiti and watchtowers. Pope Francis stopped at the wall in Bethlehem to pray. Barack Obama did not.
Compared to the Berlin Wall, it…
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