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Army Abducts A Palestinian Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday evening, a young Palestinian man, from his home in Beit Awwa town, west of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded the town, and broke into the home of Bakr Rajeh Masalma, 30, before violently searching the property, and […]

June 28, 2017 7:56 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Injures A Palestinian, Abducts Another, Near Ramallah

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday afternoon, the village of al-Mogheer, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, searched many homes before abducting one Palestinian. The soldiers also shot and injured one Palestinian and handed demolition orders targeting a number of homes. The soldiers invaded the village […]

June 28, 2017 7:25 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Report: PA Barring Travel for Gaza Medical Patients

As the humanitarian situation in the besieged Gaza Strip continues to raise alarms, reports emerged on Monday that the occupied West Bank-based Palestinian Authority (PA) has been preventing Palestinians in the coastal enclave from leaving the territory for medical treatment. Palestinians in Gaza have provided testimonies to Israeli daily Haaretz, […]

June 28, 2017 4:49 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Israeli Politics, News Report, Palestinian Politics, Refugees/Immigration 0

Mexico Uses Israeli Spyware to Target Lawyers, Journalists and Activists

“We have an alliance between the Mexican government and the Trump administration against the Mexican people,” says John Ackerman, editor-in-chief of the Mexican Law Review. “We’re being massacred and spied on systematically in Mexico.” John M. Ackerman is a professor at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), Editor-in-Chief of […]

June 28, 2017 4:00 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, International, International News, News Report 0

Israeli Soldiers Invade Sebastia, Remove A Palestinian Flag

Israeli soldiers invaded, Tuesday, the town of Sebastia, north of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and removed a Palestinian flag that was raised on a pole at an archeological site in the town. Mohammad Azem, the mayor of Sebastia, said the soldiers invaded the archeological area, removed the […]

June 27, 2017 1:18 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Including A Medic, Israeli Soldiers Injure Eight Palestinians, Abduct One, In Deheishe Refugee Camp

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, the Deheishe refugee camp, south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, in the occupied West bank, and clashed with dozens of local youngsters, before shooting and injuring eight Palestinians, including a medic, and abducted a young man. The invasion into […]

June 27, 2017 12:29 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, three young Palestinian men from their homes, in Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded the town from several directions, before storming and searching homes, and abducted three Palestinians, identified as Mohye […]

June 27, 2017 12:03 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Abu Dis

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, Abu Dis town, east of Jerusalem, broke into and searched homes, and abducted two Palestinians, including a former political prisoner. Many armored military jeeps invaded the town, approximately at 4 at dawn, before the soldiers stormed the home of former political prisoner Mahmoud […]

June 27, 2017 11:22 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Air Force Fires Missiles Targeting Gaza

The Israeli Air Force fired, overnight, several missiles into many areas, in different parts of the besieged Gaza Strip, reportedly after a homemade shell was fired into Sha’ar HaNegev Regional Council of settlement, across the border fence. The Air Force carried several airstrikes targeting the “Bader” site, run by the […]

June 27, 2017 11:03 AM IMEMC News Deir al-Balah, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Rafah 0

Israel Resumes Work To Complete A Bypass Road In East Jerusalem

The Israeli government announced, Monday, it would be resuming work to complete a bypass road linking Anatot illegal colony, in occupied East Jerusalem, with Road #1 (Jerusalem – Dead Sea Road) with a bugged of hundreds of millions of Shekels. Israel Hayom (Israel Today) News Agency has reported the road […]

June 27, 2017 2:10 AM IMEMC News Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

PCHR Weekly Report: 4 Palestinians killed, 12 wounded, by Israeli forces this week

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 15 – 21 June 2017, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. Over the course of the week, Israeli forces killed […]

June 26, 2017 12:34 PM PCHR Gaza Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Injured Gazan Teen Denied Exit Permit for Medical Treatment

Khaled Ghamri, 17, in the intensive care unit of Al-Aqsa Martyrs Hospital, central Gaza. (Photo: courtesy of Ghamri family) Israeli authorities denied 17-year-old Khaled Ghamri an exit permit to travel from Gaza to Jerusalem, for medical treatment ,after Israeli forces critically injured him during a protest near the Israel-Gaza border […]

June 26, 2017 8:10 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, International, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

7,000 Settler Housing Units Approved for Jerusalem

The Israeli Prime Minister’s office has given the green light, to the Planning and Building Committee in Jerusalem, to discuss the approval of some 7,000 housing units in illegal settlement blocs, Israeli media reported. Israel Hayom said, according to the PNN, Israel’s Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem, Meir Turjeman, who heads […]

June 26, 2017 7:59 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli Politics, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

PHROC Calling on International Community to Ensure Israel’s Cooperation with UN Missions

The Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Council (PHROC), Saturday, called upon the international community to ensure Israel’s cooperation with UN missions. PHROC in a press release titled: “PHROC Calls Upon International Community to Ensure Israel’s Cooperation with UN Missions”, beckoned the international community to take effective measures aimed at ensuring Israel’s […]

June 26, 2017 7:50 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, International, International News, International Politics, News Report, Palestine, Refugees/Immigration 0

Israeli Colonist Stabs A Palestinian Near Bethlehem

An Israeli colonist stabbed, Sunday, a Palestinian man, near Beitar Illit Israeli colony, illegally built on private Palestinian lands, west of Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. Media sources said the Israeli assailant stabbed the Palestinian, causing moderate wounds, and fled into Beitar Illit colony. The identity of the attacker […]

June 26, 2017 7:02 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0