This is the sight that greets the family when they get up every morning.
Missing from the photo is the locked, iron gate. Whenever a family member wants to go out for business, household or school purposes, they have to call the IDF authorities to arrange for the gate to be opened. "If it wasn't so tragic, it would be absurd," says Smith. "Everything is being done to placate the settlers."
Elisheva Smith has documented many images of the Occupation over the years.
A selection of her photos can be viewed at: www.pbase.com/galleries