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Palestinian Teen in Viral Photo to Appear in Israeli Court

The 16-year-old Palestinian teenager who was taken into custody by Israeli soldiers last week, in a photo that went viral on social media, was presented to an Israeli military court on Monday. Fawzi Muhammad al-Juneidi, 16, from the southern occupied West Bank city of Hebron was detained by 23 Israeli […]

December 13, 2017 3:31 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Hebron, Internal Unrest, International Politics, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Elderly Woman Dies Of Heart Attack After Soldiers Hurled Concussion Grenades At Homes

Palestinian medical sources have confirmed, late on Tuesday at night, that an elderly Palestinian woman was killed after Israeli soldiers invaded a town near Jericho, and fired concussion grenades, many striking homes, causing her to suffer a heart attack. The sources said that dozens of soldiers invaded Zubeidat town, north […]

December 13, 2017 3:30 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jericho, News Report, West Bank 0

Lieberman Calls for Boycott on Arabs in Israel

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman has called for boycotting Arab citizens in Israel, for organizing protests against US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Lieberman told Israeli TV Channel 2: “We have to boycott Um Al-Fahm and Wadi Ara [Israeli cities with a majority of Arab residents] in […]

December 13, 2017 2:56 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

3 Palestinian Lawyers Released from Administrative Detention, Khader Adnan Redetained, Launches Immediate Hunger Strike

Three Palestinian lawyers were ordered released by an Israeli occupation court on Monday, 11 December after being held for a week in the Petah Tikva interrogation center. Khaled Zabarqa, Iyad Misk and Firas al-Sabbah were ordered to house imprisonment for one week and a travel ban was imposed on the three lawyers. Prior to their […]

December 13, 2017 2:43 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Gaza Fishing Zone Decreased to Six Nautical Miles

The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) has condemned an Israeli decision to once again decrease the fishing area to 6 nautical miles, off the area from the Gaza Valley to Rafah City in the south. According to the Israeli decision, Palestinian fishermen in the Gaza Strip are banned from […]

December 13, 2017 2:22 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Student, Injure Many Others, In Kadoorie University In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, Tuesday, one student and caused dozens to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, after the army fired many gas bombs and rubber-coated steel bullets at students, protesting in the Palestine Technical University – Kadoorie, al-‘Arroub branch, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron. The soldiers […]

December 13, 2017 1:50 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Injures 40 Students In Kadoorie University, Near Tulkarem

Israeli soldiers shot, Tuesday, at least 40 Palestinians, after attacking students protesting in Palestine Technical University – Kadoorie, west of Tulkarem, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian Red Crescent said the soldiers shot ten students with rubber-coated steel bullets, some of them in the head, […]

December 13, 2017 1:26 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians, Including A Child, In Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday evening, the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, and the towns of Sa’ir and Halhoul, in the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron, and abducted four Palestinians, including a child and two siblings. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers abducted Mohammad Halayqa, and his brother Abdul-Mahdi, while […]

December 13, 2017 1:04 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Army Assassinates Two Fighters In Northern Gaza

An Israeli army drone fired, on Tuesday at noon, a missile at a Motorcycle in Beit Lahia, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip, killing two resistance fighters, and wounding several bystanders. The two Palestinians have been identified as Mustafa Mofeed al-Sultan, 29, from Beit Lahia, and Hussein Ghazi […]

December 13, 2017 12:47 AM IMEMC News Beit Lahia, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

EU Research Collaboration With Israeli Police in Tatters After Belgian University Exit

The prestigious Catholic University of Leuven in Belgium has announced its withdrawal from a controversial EU-funded research cooperation project with the Israeli police and the Israeli Ministry of Public Security. The Catholic University of Leuven in Belgium has announced its withdrawal from a controversial EU-funded research cooperation project with the […]

December 12, 2017 5:23 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Boycott Movement, International, News Report, Non-violent action 0

UPDATE: Ten Students Injured during Tulkarem University Protests

At least ten Palestinians were injured on Tuesday, during renewed clashes between Israeli forces and students at the campus of Palestine Technical University, in Tulkarem, northwest of the West Bank, according to local sources. Israeli soldiers, stationed at a military base adjacent to the campus, clashed with students who were […]

December 12, 2017 5:05 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Internal Unrest, Israeli attacks, Israeli Politics, Jerusalem, News Report, Tulkarem 0

Bethlehem Mayor Responds to Israeli Report on Christmas

The mayor of Bethlehem, lawyer Anton Salman, on Monday, made comments about an Israeli report which portrayed Bethlehem city as if it were simply celebrating Christmas and separating itself from the Palestinian struggle, and the ongoing political situation, while there are protests and clashes currently ongoing in all Palestinian cities,  […]

December 12, 2017 4:53 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Bethlehem, Holy sites, International Politics, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Update: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct 22 Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, since Monday evening until Tuesday at dawn, 22 Palestinians in several parts of the occupied West Bank, bringing the number of abducted Palestinians since the U.S. President made his illegal recognition of occupied Jerusalem as the unified capital of […]

December 12, 2017 11:40 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, Nablus, News Report, Ramallah, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Report: “Israeli Soldiers Killed Four Palestinians, Injured 1778, Since Wednesday”

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that Israeli soldiers have killed four Palestinians, and injured 1178 others, since Monday evening, after the U.S. President Donald Trump made his illegal recognition of occupied Jerusalem as the unified capital of Israel. The Ministry stated that the soldiers have injured 1396 in the […]

December 12, 2017 10:39 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, West Bank 0

Israeli Army Fires Missiles Into Southern and Northern Gaza

The Israeli army fired, on Monday evening, tank shells and missiles into what was described as a “monitoring post” run by the al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, in southern Gaza, and many missiles into Palestinian lands, in northern Gaza. The army claimed, “it was retaliating” to shells fired […]

December 12, 2017 5:28 AM IMEMC News Beit Hanoun, Beit Lahia, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report, Rafah 0