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Colonialist Settlers Write Racist Graffiti, Attempt To Invade Homes, Near Jerusalem

A group of fanatic Israeli colonizers invaded, on Monday at dawn, the town of Hizma, northeast of occupied East Jerusalem, and wrote racist graffiti on cars and walls, in addition to puncturing tires of many cars, and attempted to break into homes. Samar Salah, the head of Hizma Municipality, said […]

March 19, 2018 11:03 AM IMEMC News Gaza City, Gaza Strip, International News, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Fires Gas Bombs At A School Near Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers attacked, on Monday morning, many schoolchildren with gas bombs, in a secondary school in Teqoua’ town, east of the West Bank city of Bethlehem. Media sources said the soldiers fired at least ten gas bombs into the school, an issue that forced the administration to close all its […]

March 19, 2018 10:33 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Updated: Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, thirteen Palestinians, including children, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. Dozens of soldiers invaded Hizma town, northeast of occupied East Jerusalem, searched many homes, and abducted five Palestinians, including a child, only 10 years of age. The abducted […]

March 19, 2018 10:04 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli Politics, Jenin, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0
Military at Beit Ummar village (image from Palestine Solidarity Project)

Palestinian Killed by Police in Jerusalem following Fatal Stabbing of Israeli

A Palestinian man, 28-year-old Abed al-Rahman Bani Fadel,  was fatally shot by Israeli police, in the Old City of Jerusalem, after he allegedly stabbed and killed an Israeli security guard. The Israeli security guard, Adiel Coleman,  from the illegal Israeli settlement Kochav Hashachar, was critically wounded Saturday afternoon when he was […]

March 18, 2018 7:53 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Hamas Positions Targeted by Israeli Airstrikes after Bomb Detonation on Gaza Border

Israeli airforce fighters struck a series of targets in Gaza, on Saturday night, in retaliation for a bomb detonated near the border the same day, reports the Israeli military spokesperson. In a series of posts to their official twitter account, military officials claim to have targeted Hamas outposts in the […]

March 18, 2018 7:44 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Palestinian Demolish His Home To Avoid Excessive Fines In Jerusalem

The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic), in occupied Jerusalem, has reported that a Palestinian citizen of the town had to demolish his own home, Saturday, to avoid excessively high fines by the City Council, under the pretext of being built without a permit. Silwanic stated that the city […]

March 18, 2018 2:04 PM IMEMC News Human rights, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Nineteen Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, nineteen Palestinians, including children, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem. Media sources in Jerusalem, said the soldiers invaded and ransacked many homes in the al-‘Isawiya town, in the city, and abducted four children, identified as Mohammad Yousef Obeid, […]

March 18, 2018 1:03 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Nablus, News Report, Ramallah, Salfit 0

Israeli Army Invades Palestinian Lands In Khan Younis

After firing at least eleven missiles overnight into Palestinian lands east of Gaza city, several Israeli army vehicles and tanks invaded, on Monday morning, agricultural lands in Abasan village, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the coastal region. Media sources said the Israeli tanks, and armored bulldozers, […]

March 18, 2018 8:49 AM IMEMC News Beit Lahia, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Israel Names The Two Soldiers Killed In The West Bank

On Saturday at night, March 17, 2018, the Israeli army cleared for publication the names of the two soldiers who were killed in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, on Friday. The two have been identified as Lieutenant Ziv Daus, 21, from Azur town near Tel Aviv, and […]

March 18, 2018 8:10 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israel Plans Collective Punishment Against Village of Alleged Palestinian Attacker

The Israeli army announced Saturday that it plans to recommend that the Israeli government split the village of Barta’a in two, after a vehicular collision on Friday that resulted in the deaths of two Israeli soldiers. Palestinian family members of the alleged attacker contend that it was a car accident, […]

March 18, 2018 2:36 AM IMEMC News Human rights, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, The Wall, West Bank 0
Fence between Gaza and Israel

One Wounded in Israeli Military Attack on Gaza following Roadside Bomb Explosion

The Israeli military reported, Saturday, that their troops stationed at the Gaza border fired a number of tank shells into an area east of Gaza City, injuring one Palestinian.  The attack followed the explosion of an improvised device near the border, The tank shells targeted an area that Israel suspected […]

March 17, 2018 11:40 PM IMEMC News Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Dozens of Palestinians Injured in Weekly Protests for Jerusalem

(Photo: Palestinians celebrate a young man’s birthday while protesting the Israeli occupation in al-BIreh, March 16, 2018. Hamza Shalash for WAFA.) POSTED BY: AHMAD JARADAT MARCH 17, 2018 Marking 100 days since US President Donald Trump ordered the State Department to relocate the Embassy to Jerusalem, Palestinian political parties and civil society movements held […]

March 17, 2018 10:13 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine 0

Fifteen Years Since Her Death, Rachel Corrie Is Not Forgotten

by Mumin Ghurab Friday, 15 years ago, 23-year-old American peace activist Rachel Corrie was killed by an Israeli bulldozer that was preparing to demolish a Palestinian home in the Gaza Strip. Corrie has since become an icon of global solidarity with the people of Palestine. Born on April 10, 1979 […]

March 17, 2018 10:06 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, International, Israeli attacks, News Report, Non-violent action 0

Protesting Administrative Detention, Detainee Continues Hunger Strike For 4th Day

The Palestinian Detainees’ Committee has reported, Saturday, that a detainee from Nablus, in northern West Bank, is ongoing with a hunger strike, for the fourth day, protesting being held under arbitrary Administrative Detention orders, without charges. The Committee said that Mos’ab al-Hindi, from the northern West Bank city of Nablus, […]

March 17, 2018 1:40 PM IMEMC News Human rights, Nablus, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Gunmen Assassinate A Palestinian Security Officer In Lebanon

Unknown gunmen assassinated, on Saturday at dawn, the deputy head of the Palestinian security force in the Mia Mia refugee camp, near Sidon (Saida) in Lebanon. Lebanese media sources said Mohammad Abu Mogheisib was assassinated in the refugee camp and added that armed Palestinian factions have also deployed their fighters […]

March 17, 2018 1:06 PM IMEMC News Arab World, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0