82. Working Retreat - April 2005
Dr. Tayseer Maray of The Golan for Development (left) with Ecumenical Accompaniers Arne EssÃ©n of Norway (left) and Lydia Gall of Sweden.
Ecumenical Accompaniers Anna BurÃ©n (left) and Lydia Gall (both from Sweden) looking on as a Torah scroll is unrolled.
Ecumenical Accompaniers Arne EssÃ©n of Norway (left) and Rie Seifert of Denmark at the Women in Black demonstration.
Ecumenical Accompaniers supporting Women in Black at their weekly Friday demonstration.
Gila Svirsky of Women in Black, the Israeli Women's Coalition for Peace, and a member of the EAPPI's Local Reference Group, talked about the Israeli peace movement.
Rabbi Arik Ascherman, director of Rabbis for Human Rights, talked about the group's work and the meaning of Shabbat.
Rabbi Ehud Bandel, president of the Masorti Movement and the founding director of Rabbis for Human Rights.
The accompaniers walking through the village of Majdal Shams, one of five Syrian villages still left in the Golan Heights from the 139 that existed prior to the 1967 war.