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Israeli Soldiers Abduct 28 Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until morning hours Tuesday, at least twenty-eight Palestinians, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The soldiers invaded and ransacked dozens of homes across the West Bank, and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting their ID […]

December 11, 2018 10:42 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, Nablus, News Report, Qalqilia, Ramallah, Tubas, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Adalah: Israel Fails to Investigate, Initiate Prosecutions Relating to 2014 Offensive on Gaza

Adalah – The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel has submitted a report on the lack of Israeli domestic accountability mechanisms to UN Independent Commission of Inquiry examining 2018 protests in the Gaza Strip. The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court announced, late Wednesday, that significant progress has […]

December 11, 2018 5:59 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Opinion/Analysis 0

Many Palestinians Injured as Settlers Storm Joseph’s Tomb

Dozens of Palestinian youth suffered from tear-gas inhalation, predawn Monday, during violent confrontations which broke out after hundreds of Israeli settlers stormed Joseph’s Tomb, in the northern occupied West Bank city of Nablus. Ma’an reported that confrontations were triggered when Israeli settlers began performing Jewish religious rituals in Joseph’s Tomb, […]

December 11, 2018 5:40 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

169 Structures Demolished in East Jerusalem This Year

A family demolishes their own home in Silwan, December 8, 2018. Photo credit: Wadi Hilweh Information Center. POSTED BY: AHMAD JARADAT DECEMBER 11, 2018 Israeli authorities have demolished a total of 169 structures in East Jerusalem this year – a 20 percent increase compared to 2017. This month, Israeli authorities have demolished […]

December 11, 2018 5:29 AM Alternative Information Center Jerusalem, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

Palestinians Suffer Lack of Running Water due to Israeli Negligence in Fixing Pump Station

Thousands of Palestinian households, in the north of the West Bank, have been without running water for two weeks, now, due to Israel’s procrastination in fixing a water pumping station, a local official said on Monday. Omar Yamin, head of Jitt village council, east of the northern West Bank city […]

December 11, 2018 5:24 AM IMEMC News & Agencies News Report 0

India to Pull Out of $500m Israeli Missile Deal

The Indian defense ministry has announced plans to withdraw from a deal with Israeli army contractor Rafael, for the Spike Anti-Tank Guided Missile (ATGM). The deal was originally agreed upon in 2014, but the Indian defense ministry scrapped the deal in January of this year, reportedly planning to develop missiles […]

December 11, 2018 5:15 AM IMEMC News & Agencies International, International Politics, News Report 0

Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian Merchant At Erez Terminal

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday evening, a Palestinian merchant while crossing Beit Hanoun (Erez) Terminal, between the Gaza Strip and Israel, in the northern part of the coastal region. Media sources said the merchant managed to obtain a permit from Israel to leave the Gaza Strip and head to the […]

December 11, 2018 4:24 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian Medic Among Several Injured by Israeli Attack on Boat Protest

In Gaza Monday, hundreds of Palestinians gathered at the beach in the northern Gaza Strip and headed out to sea on fishing boats bearing signs, banners and Palestinian flags for the 19th weekly protest against the Israeli naval blockade on the coastal Strip. They were almost immediately met with gunfire […]

December 11, 2018 3:49 AM Celine Hagbard Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Non-violent action 0

Israeli Colonists Attack A Home, Many Cars, Near Nablus

Dozens of illegal Israeli colonists attacked, Monday, a Palestinian home in Huwwara town, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and hurled stones at cars near Huwwara military roadblock. Media sources in Nablus have reported that the illegal colonists surrounded a home in Huwwara, and hurled stones at […]

December 11, 2018 3:15 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0
Invasion of WAFA TV

Israeli Military Raids Office of WAFA News Agency in Ramallah; Fires Tear Gas (VIDEO)

A squadron of Israeli soldiers invaded the headquarters of the WAFA News Agency in Ramallah, on Monday, offering no reason or justification for the invasion. After storming the offices with guns drawn, and terrorizing the journalists who were working there, the soldiers went back downstairs and out of the building. […]

December 10, 2018 11:50 PM Celine Hagbard Human rights, Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Navy Abducts Two Palestinian Fishermen In Rafah

Israeli navy ships attacked, Monday, Palestinian fishing boats in Gaza territorial waters, near Rafah, in the southern part of the coastal region, and abducted two fishermen. Media sources in Gaza said the soldiers fired many live rounds at the boats, and used water cannons, while the fishermen were only four […]

December 10, 2018 1:15 PM IMEMC News Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Rafah 0

Israeli Soldiers Dismantle Small School Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, the Tahadi 13 smalls school, near the entrance of the Sammoa’ town, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and dismantled it. The schools, which provides education to boys and girls, from kindergarten up to the sixth grade. The cost of […]

December 10, 2018 12:28 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

PPS:“Israeli Soldiers Abduct 29 Palestinians In West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted,on Monday at dawn, 29 Palestinians from several parts of the occupied West Bank, including ten in Jerusalem. The PPS said the soldiers conducted very violent searches of dozens of homes, and stores, across the West Bank, causing property damage, […]

December 10, 2018 11:34 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, News Report, Ramallah, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Soldiers Injure Four Palestinians In Nablus

Dozens of Israeli soldiers accompanied, on Monday at dawn,several buses loaded with colonialist settlers into the northern West Bank city of Nablus to visit Joseph’s Tomb site, before clashing with local protesters,shooting four, and causing twenty to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Media sources said the invasion was carried […]

December 10, 2018 10:37 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, ten Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of occupied East Jerusalem, and moved them to a number of detention and interrogation facilities. The soldiers invaded and ransacked many homes in the al-‘Isawiya town, in the center of Jerusalem, and abducted seven Palestinians. […]

December 10, 2018 9:57 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0