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Israeli Soldiers Abduct Bethlehem University’s Dean Of Students

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, the Dean of Students of Bethlehem University from his home in the Saff Street, in the center of Bethlehem city. The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers stormed and ransacked the home of Mahmud Mohammad Hammad, 47, and abducted him. It added […]

April 24, 2018 8:46 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli MK: Tamimi ‘Should Have Gotten Bullet, at Least in Knee’

Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian teenager famed for slapping an Israeli soldier on camera, should have been shot, at least in the knee, Deputy Knesset Speaker Bezalel Smotrich wrote on Twitter, Saturday. “In my opinion, she should have gotten a bullet, at least in the kneecap,” he wrote. “That would have put her […]

April 24, 2018 8:05 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

Germany Not to Move Embassy to Jerusalem, says Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has issued a public statement assuring that the country will not relocate its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Her comments were made during an interview with Israeli TV on Sunday, maintaining Germany’s official rejection of a unilateral recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. […]

April 24, 2018 7:55 AM IMEMC News & Agencies International, International Politics, News Report 0

Administrative Detainees Boycott Courts for 68th Day

500 Palestinian detainees held in Israeli prisons under administrative detention (without charge or trial) are continuing their open-ended boycott of Israeli military courts for the 68th consecutive day.   The detainees staged the strike in protest of their illegal detention, as well as due to the increasing use of administrative […]

April 24, 2018 7:41 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

West Bank Students Attacked by Israeli Forces

A number of students, on Monday, suffered from suffocation due to inhaling tear gas fired at them by Israeli forces, near their school in al-Lubban, to the north of Nablus in the West Bank, according to Ghassan Dughlas, who monitors settlements’ activities in the northern West Bank. He said that […]

April 24, 2018 7:15 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Settlement Investment Top Israeli Priority

Facts on the ground show that Israel’s investment in the occupied West Bank is much more than the one inside the occupied 1948 borders. Within this context, the Israeli government allocated NIS 417,000,000 for developing settlements, in the Dead Sea area, in order to attract more settlers, expand the settlements […]

April 24, 2018 6:54 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, Israeli Politics, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Injure Dozens Near Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday evening, Abu Dis town, southeast of occupied East Jerusalem, and fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets and gas bombs, causing scores on injuries, including some who were shot with live bullets. Media sources in Abu Dis said the soldiers attacked dozens of Palestinians who […]

April 23, 2018 11:10 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Army To Displace Five Families During “Military Training” In Northern Plains

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at night, Hamsa al-Foqa Bedouin village in the West Bank’s Northern Plains and handed five families military orders informing them of intentions for hold live fire training in their area, and ordering them to leave on scheduled dates. The soldiers ordered the families of Yasser, […]

April 23, 2018 10:33 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jordan Valley, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Injure One Palestinian, Abduct Four Teenagers, In Central Gaza

Israeli soldiers shot, on Monday evening, one Palestinian east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and abducted four teenage boys, east of the al-Boreij refugee camp, in central Gaza. Media sources said the soldiers, stationed across the border fence, east of Khuza’a town, east of […]

April 23, 2018 9:58 PM IMEMC News Deir al-Balah, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Updated: Israeli Colonizers Puncture Tires, Write Racist Graffiti in West Bank Neighborhoods

A group if illegal Israeli colonizers invaded, on Monday at dawn, Beit Iksa village, surrounded by the Wall northwest of occupied Jerusalem, punctured tires of many Palestinian cars and wrote racist graffiti. Mohammad Abdul-Aziz Awadallah, a member of Beit Iksa Local Council, said the assailants carried their attack out in […]

April 23, 2018 9:20 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian Teen Dies From Wounds Suffered On April 1st In Gaza

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that a Palestinian teenager died, Monday, from very serious wounds he suffered, on April 1st, after Israeli soldiers shot him during a nonviolent protest near the border fence, in Khuza’a village, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. The […]

April 23, 2018 10:42 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report, Rafah 0

Updated: Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty-Three Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, at least twenty-three Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including nine who were abducted in Jerusalem. The Jenin office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS), in northern West Bank, said the soldiers stormed and ransacked many homes […]

April 23, 2018 9:57 AM IMEMC News Beit Lahia, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, News Report, Salfit, West Bank 0

Palestinian Dies From Serious Wounds Suffered Friday

The Palestinian medical sources have reported, on Sunday at night, that a young man died from serious wounds he suffered, Friday, in Rafah, in the southern part of the coastal region. The Ministry said the Palestinian, identified as Abdullah Mohammad Shamali, 20, from al-Barazil neighborhood, in Rafah. Abdullah shot in […]

April 23, 2018 5:52 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Rafah 0

Army Injures Three Palestinians In Southern Gaza

Israeli soldiers shot, Sunday, three young Palestinian men with live fire, east of Khan Younis, and Gaza city, after the army attacked nonviolent protesters in the two areas. Medical sources at Nasser Hospital in Khan Yunis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, said the soldiers shot two Palestinians […]

April 22, 2018 10:40 PM IMEMC News Deir al-Balah, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Qassam Fighter Killed In Tunnel Accident In Central Gaza

The Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, has reported that one of its fighters was killed, Sunday, when a siege-busting tunnel collapsed on him near the border in Deir al-Balah, in central Gaza. The Brigades identified the fighter as Tha’er Nayef az-Zare’ey, 30, from Deir al-Balah. His corpse was […]

April 22, 2018 9:58 PM IMEMC News Deir al-Balah, Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, News Report 0