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Army Invades Many Homes Barta’a And Toura, Near Jenin

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday at dawn, many homes in Barta’a town, and Toura village, in the northern West Bank governorate of Jenin, violently searched homes, causing excessive damage, and interrogated many Palestinians. Media sources in Jenin said a large military force invaded Barta’a town, before breaking into […]

March 17, 2018 10:58 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Invade Homes In Azzoun

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday at dawn, the town of ‘Azzoun, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, and isolated a neighborhood before storming and violently searching ten homes. The soldiers surrounded and isolated al-Mintar neighborhood, and conducted violent searches of ten homes, causing excessive damage. […]

March 17, 2018 10:29 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Qalqilia, West Bank 0

Weekly Procession Against The Annexation Wall, Colonies, Held In Bil’in

On Friday, dozens of Palestinians, accompanied by Israeli and international peace activists, held the weekly nonviolent procession against the illegal Israeli Annexation Wall and colonies, in Bil’in village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah. The Protesters marched while chanting for liberation and independence, for the occupied Palestinian […]

March 17, 2018 5:41 AM IMEMC News Human rights, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah, The Wall, West Bank 0

Israeli Army and Police Raid Home of Palestinian Man Suspected in Hit and Run Incident

Israeli forces raided the home of a young Palestinian man suspected of killing two Israeli soldiers and injuring two others, with his car, at an Israeli military checkpoint near Jenin, northern West Bank, on Friday evening, according to local sources. The incident took place near Mevo Dotan illegal Israeli colony, […]

March 17, 2018 4:46 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jenin, News Report, Palestinian attacks, West Bank 0

Updated: Army Injures Twenty-Five Palestinians In Gaza

On Friday, Israeli soldiers attacked Palestinian protesters on their lands near the border fence in the northern and eastern parts of the besieged Gaza Strip, and injured at least twenty-five, including eleven who were shot with live fire, while dozens suffered the effects of teargas inhalation. The WAFA Palestinian News […]

March 17, 2018 3:34 AM IMEMC News Beit Hanoun, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report, Non-violent action 0

Undercover Israeli Soldiers Kidnap A Man In Bethlehem

Undercover Israeli soldiers infiltrated, Friday, into the Manger Square area, in the center of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and kidnapped a young Palestinian man, before withdrawing towards military roadblock #300, north of Bethlehem. Media sources in Bethlehem said the undercover soldiers drove a civilian car with Palestinian license […]

March 17, 2018 2:58 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Injures Many Palestinians In Kufur Qaddoum

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly procession in Kufur Qaddoum town, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, and injured many Palestinians. The Popular Committee against the Annexation Wall and Colonies in Kufur Qaddoum said the soldiers, in large numbers, assaulted the protesters and fired many rubber-coated steel […]

March 17, 2018 2:38 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report, Non-violent action, Qalqilia, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Injure Sixteen Palestinians In Al-Biereh

Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, sixteen Palestinians near the northern entrance of the al-Biereh city, in the Ramallah and al-Biereh governorate, in central West Bank. The soldiers attacked many Palestinian protesters, and fired dozens of live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs and concussion grenades at them. Medical sources said the […]

March 17, 2018 2:20 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israel Detains 1,319 Palestinians, 274 Children through January and February: Report

Israeli forces detained over 1,000 Palestinians, including 274 children, during the months of January and February, according to Palestinian prisoners rights group Addameer. Addameer released a statement on Wednesday, citing a joint report by the Prisoners and Liberties Affairs Association, Palestinian Prisoner Club, Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association, […]

March 16, 2018 8:17 PM IMEMC News & Agencies News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eight Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until Friday at dawn, eight Palestinians, including the head of the Jerusalem office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS), in several parts of the occupied West Bank, after the army invaded many communities and violently searched homes. In Jenin, in northern West Bank, the soldiers invaded […]

March 16, 2018 10:12 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Abducts A Patient At Erez Crossing

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday evening, a Palestinian patient from the besieged Gaza Strip, at the Erez Crossing, near Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the coastal region. Media sources said the patient, identified as Naim Kotkot, filed a permit application, asking to be allowed to leave Gaza and […]

March 16, 2018 9:20 AM IMEMC News Beit Hanoun, Gaza Strip, Human rights, Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Injure 38 Palestinians Near Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers injured, on Thursday evening, 38 Palestinians in the al-‘Ezariyya town, east of occupied East Jerusalem. The soldiers invaded the town, attacked many Palestinians who protested the invasion, and fired gas bombs, concussion grenades and rubber-coated steel bullets. The Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS) said its medics rushed to […]

March 16, 2018 8:42 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (07 – 14 March 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), for the week of 07 – 14 March, 2018. Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against peaceful protests in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, while two Palestinian civilians were killed in Nablus and Hebron. 28 Palestinian […]

March 15, 2018 8:32 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Siege, Human rights, Internal Unrest, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, Refugees/Immigration 0

Soldiers Who Killed Unarmed Palestinian Boy Could Be Acquitted

Two Israeli soldiers who killed an unarmed Palestinian boy in 2013 could be acquitted, Israeli newspaper Haaretz revealed on Wednesday. The two soldiers, a squad commander and a member of a squad, opened fire in 2013, at 16-year-old Samir Awad, in the vicinity of the Apartheid Wall near the village of Badras, in […]

March 15, 2018 8:12 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

Olive and Grape Trees to be Uprooted to Pave Settler-only Road near Bethlehem

Israeli authorities reportedly issued notices, on Wednesday, informing Palestinian residents of the southern occupied West Bank town of al-Khader, in the Bethlehem district, of their intentions to uproot olive trees in order to pave a settler-only road in the area. Official Palestinian Authority (PA)-owned WAFA news agency reported, according to […]

March 15, 2018 7:59 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Bethlehem, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0