Browning, Mary

Mary Browning
1 July 2011News

Rainsoaked ride highlights Palestinian plight.

The Llanidloes-As Sawiya Friendship Association (LASFA) group was formed about two years ago. As Sawiya is a village of approximately 3,000 people in Salfit province, right in the middle of the West Bank, Palestine. It is dominated on all its surrounding hills by illegal Israeli settlements, from which comes the continual threat of settler violence.

LASFA aims to provide support for this village through publicising its situation, financial contributions to community projects, and…