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Soldiers Kidnap Bus Driver Transporting Elders For Refusing To Order Them Out

Israeli soldiers stationed at Beit Iksa military roadblock, northwest of occupied East Jerusalem, kidnapped Saturday a bus driver transporting elderly Palestinians, after refusing to force them out of his bus to be inspected by the army. The head of Beit Iksa village council, north of occupied East Jerusalem, Sa’ada Khatib, […]

October 22, 2016 12:00 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Army Opens Fire On Farmers, Navy Attacks Fishers, In Gaza

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Saturday morning, on several Palestinian farmers in their own lands, east of Gaza city, while navy shops fired on fishers, northwest of Gaza. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers, stationed on military towers around the Nahal Oz military base, across the border fence east of the Sheja’eyya […]

October 22, 2016 11:22 AM IMEMC News Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Israeli Colonists Bulldoze Palestinian Lands Near Nablus

A group of extremist Israeli colonists invaded, Saturday, Palestinian lands close to Elon Moreh colony that was illegally built on Palestinian property, and started bulldozing large areas. Ghassan Daghlas, the Palestinian Authority official in charge of monitoring Israeli settlement policies in the occupied territories, said the settlers bulldozed and uprooted large […]

October 22, 2016 10:32 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Weekly Protest Held In Kufur Qaddoum

Dozens of Palestinians, and international peace activists, held the weekly nonviolent pretest in Kufur Qaddoum town, in the northern West Bank district of Qalqilia, against the illegal Israeli Annexation Wall and colonies, and the continued closure of the town’s main road, in addition to the escalating Israeli violations. The protesters […]

October 22, 2016 4:55 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Qalqilia, The Wall, West Bank 0

Illegal Israeli Colonists Attack The Weekly Protest In Bil’in

On Friday, several extremist Israeli colonists, taking position on a small hill behind the Annexation Wall, attacked the weekly nonviolent protest against the Israeli wall and colonies, in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah. Dozens of Palestinians, accompanied by Israeli and international peace activists, marched from […]

October 22, 2016 3:55 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah, The Wall, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Injure One Palestinian In Central Gaza

Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Friday afternoon, one Palestinian east of the al-Boreij refugee camp, in central Gaza, after the army attacked protesters marching in Palestinian lands across the border fence. Dr. Ashraf al-Qedra, the spokesperson of the Health Ministry in Gaza, said a man, in his fifties, was […]

October 21, 2016 9:23 PM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Illegal Settlers Seize Palestinian-owned Lands in Jordan Valley

Israeli settlers, on Thursday, reportedly took over a Palestinian-owned area of land in al-Humma region of the northern Jordan Valley, and laid down an infrastructure, according to a local official. M’otaz Bsharat, in charge of the settlement file in the Jordan Valley, said that settlers from the illegal Israeli settlements […]

October 21, 2016 3:41 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jordan Valley, News Report 0

UNRWA Statement on Killing of Four Palestinian Refugees in Syria

via Christopher Gunness, UNRWA. [Jerusalem, 21 October, 2016] Four Palestine refugees were killed on the night of 18 October as they attempted to leave the Khan Eshieh Palestine refugee camp, south of the Syrian capital, Damascus, to which access has been highly restricted. Nofeh Mohammed Jarad, who was in her […]

October 21, 2016 2:34 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, International, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0
Jerusalem: Construction Works Ongoing in Abu Ghneim Mount Settlement Photo by: Mohammed Elayan

PCHR Weekly Report: Palestinian woman killed, 6 civilians wounded by Israeli forces this week

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 13 – 19 October 2016, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. A Palestinian woman was shot dead at Za’tarah […]

October 21, 2016 1:22 PM PCHR Gaza Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Three Palestinians, Injure Several Others, Near Jenin

Several armored Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Friday at dawn, Qabatia town, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, kidnapped three Palestinians, and injured many others during ensuing clashes. Mustafa Kamil, the head of the Jenin office of the Palestinian Red Crescent Society, said many Palestinians suffered the […]

October 21, 2016 1:18 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire On Farmers In Southern Gaza, Navy Attacks Fishers In Northern Gaza

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Friday morning, targeting Palestinian farmers in their own lands, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, while navy ships opened fire on fishers in northern Gaza. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers, stationed on military towers across the border fence, fired many […]

October 21, 2016 11:49 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0
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Army Kidnaps Three Palestinians In Bethlehem, Jenin And Ramallah

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Friday at dawn, three Palestinians in the West Bank districts of Bethlehem, Jenin and Ramallah, searched homes and kidnapped three Palestinians.  The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded the al-Walaja village, searched a few homes, and kidnapped Bassel […]

October 21, 2016 11:03 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0