Aug 2014 / Combatants for Peace crowd funding campaign – Please support us !
We see horrifying images of violence coming from the Middle East these past weeks, and a seemingly unending cycle of hatred and conflict – with both sides stuck in a narrative with no way out.  We are a group of former combatants that are not waiting for our governments – we are actively doing it [...]
Zohar Shapira (Tel Aviv)
“At first I was running after children throwing stones. 12 years later I was shooting above children heads at their homes.” Photography by Dubi Roman Zohar Shapira, 40, is a teacher living in Tel Aviv. He served 15 years in the Israeli military, and for some of this time was a member of Israel’s top commando unit. [...]
Hillel Bardin (Jerusalem)
My father was born in 1898 in Ukraine.  As a child he lived through terrible pogroms in which Jews were killed and attacked, without the police giving any protection.  This, and his knowledge of Jewish history, convinced him that Jews could not be safe as a minority in someone else’s land; he immigrated to Palestina [...]
Tzahi Avinoam
(Translated by Yahav Zohar) My name is Tzahi Avinoam. I was born in Ashkelon to a traditional working class Mizrahi [Jews from muslim countries] family. at the age of six, in 1984 we moved to Nissanit, a settlement in the Gaza Strip. My parents’ motives for moving were ideological as well as economic. The settlement [...]
Learning for Peace
Combatants for Peace invites you to “Studying for Peace” events that are maintained once a month. These are lecture and discussion meetings for CFP’s members and are open to the public. In the meeting we host public and intelectual figures, that are related to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, for an hour lecture. We wish to allow [...]
In-House Meetings
CFP defines two main obstacles blocking the road to peace between the Israeli and Palestinian peoples:  fear and ignorance. In order to fight the stereotyping and de-humanization inflicted by both sides on the other, we work to bring together as many people as possible from both sides so that they can gain a new perspective, [...]
Non-violence project
The aim of the Non-Violence project is to equip the representatives of the local bi national groups with better knowledge and a more profound understanding of non-violence principles, so that they can teach the members of their own groups, and implement these principles in the field. A Seminar will mark the opening of a process, [...]

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Nablus Tour, June 28, 2013
Renovating the School at Hirbet Tweill Pt. 2 שיפוץ בית הספר היסודי בח'רבת טוואייל, שלב ב'
Demonstreation at Maasara, Photos by Nirit Haviv 46 שנה לכיבוש השטחים - צעדה והפגנה משותפות
Studying for Peace
Renovating the School at Hirbet Twayel Pt. 1
Ben's Workshops
Tour to the area South of Nablus
CFP Memorial Ceremony 2013
Protest in Anabta מחאה בענבתא