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Army Injures Two Palestinians Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers shot, on Wednesday at night, two young Palestinian men after opening fire at their car in Halhoul town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers fired many live rounds at a Palestinian car, driving on Halhoul Bridge, at the […]

April 26, 2018 8:59 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Wounded Teen In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, a wounded Palestinian teen from his home in Deheishe refugee camp, south of Bethlehem, and injured several other Palestinians. Media sources in Bethlehem said the soldiers invaded the family home of Hussein Eyad Shahin, 17, and searched the property before abducting him. Several […]

April 26, 2018 7:48 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Abducts A University Student In Hebron, Injures Several Others

Israeli soldiers abducted, Wednesday, a young Palestinian woman, a student of the Palestine Technical University – Kadoorie, al-‘Arroub Branch, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and injured several students. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers abducted Ibtihal Khader Ibreiwish, 20, from Beit Kahil town, northwest of […]

April 25, 2018 10:48 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian Journalist Dies From Serious Wounds Suffered On April 13

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that a journalist, who was shot and seriously injured by Israeli army fire near the eastern border of the Gaza Strip two weeks ago, has died from his wounds. The Ministry stated that the Journalist, Ahmad Mohammad Abu Hussein, 25, from Jabalia refugee camp […]

April 25, 2018 9:27 PM IMEMC News Beit Lahia, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Jabalia, News Report 0

Krähenbühl: UN Schools May Not Open Next Year, Due to Financial Crisis

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) for Palestinian Refugees said that the emergency aid for a million Palestinian in the Gaza Strip might run out in June, if the agency could not collect $200 million, after the United States cut its funding.   UNRWA Commissioner Pierre Krähenbühl said […]

April 25, 2018 7:34 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, Internal Unrest, International, International Politics, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

Israeli Policeman Who Murdered Palestinian Teen Sentenced to Nine Months

An Israeli border policeman who murdered a 16-year-old Palestinian teen on Nakba Day, four years ago, was sentenced to only nine months in prison, on Wednesday. The Jerusalem District Court sentenced Israeli border policeman Ben Deri to nine months in prison, after being convicted of negligent homicide, upon killing Nadim […]

April 25, 2018 7:18 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report, Prisoners 0

Army Uproots Hundreds Of Trees, Fruit And Vegetables Plants, In Northern Plains

Dozens of Israeli soldiers, accompanied by armored military bulldozers, invaded on Wednesday morning, Palestinian agricultural lands and orchards in Bardala village, in the West Bank’s Northern Plains, before uprooting hundreds of trees, fruits and vegetable plants. Resident Hasan Sawafta said he received a military order for uprooting his trees and […]

April 25, 2018 10:44 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jordan Valley, News Report, West Bank 0

Including A Former Political Prisoner, Army Abducts Two Palestinians Near Jenin

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, two young Palestinian men, including a former political prisoner, after invading and searching their homes in Burqin town, southwest of the northern West Bank city of Jenin. The Jenin office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers abducted former political prisoner, […]

April 25, 2018 9:45 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Injure Several Palestinians In Abu Dis

Israeli soldiers injured, on Wednesday morning, several Palestinians after the army attacked protesters in the Schools Street and around the Al-Quds University, in Abu Dis town, southeast of occupied East Jerusalem. Medical sources said the soldiers shot a few Palestinians with live fire, and several others with rubber-coated steel bullets […]

April 25, 2018 9:10 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Jerusalem, And One In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, two young Palestinian men from their homes in the al-‘Isawiya town, in occupied Jerusalem, and one Palestinian in Bethlehem. The soldiers abducted Ahmad Yousef Obeid and Waseem Dari, after invading their homes and searching them in al-‘Isawiya, and moved them to an interrogation […]

April 25, 2018 7:20 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Qalqilia, West Bank 0
Soldiers cheer while shooting civilians (image from B'Tselem video)

Video: Soldiers Laugh and Cheer While Shooting at Palestinian Civilians

A new video released by the Israeli human rights group B’Tselem shows a group of Israeli soldiers laughing and cheering as they shoot at Palestinian villagers from Madama, in the northern part of the West Bank, as they try to remove a barrier placed by the Israeli military in the […]

April 25, 2018 5:39 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Due To Large Number Of Injuries, P.A Health Ministry Delays 4000 Scheduled Surgeries

The Palestinian Health Ministry in the Gaza Strip has announced delaying 4000 scheduled surgeries for patients in the coastal region due to the excessively high number of Palestinians who were shot by the Israeli army during the “Great March of Return Protests.” The Ministry said the patients who have scheduled […]

April 25, 2018 5:31 AM IMEMC News Beit Hanoun, Beit Lahia, Deir al-Balah, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Human rights, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Updated: Army Injures Nineteen Palestinians In The Gaza Strip

The Palestinian Health Ministry has confirmed that Israeli soldiers injured, Tuesday, nineteen Palestinians in several parts of the Gaza Strip. It said the Palestinians were participating in the nonviolent “Great March of Return” which started on Palestinian Lad Day, on March 30, 2018. The Health Ministry said the soldiers shot […]

April 25, 2018 1:43 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Jabalia, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Soldiers Detonate A Home Of A Detainee In Jenin

Dozens of Israeli soldiers, including military engineering corps, invaded at dawn Tuesday, the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and wired the family home of a Palestinian detainee, before detonating and turning it into rubble, in addition to causing damage to surrounding homes. Media sources in Jenin said the soldiers […]

April 24, 2018 10:40 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Mainly Children, Army Abducts Nine Palestinians In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday evening and on Tuesday at dawn, nine Palestinians, mainly children, from their homes in various parts of occupied East Jerusalem. The army also injured several Palestinians near Qalqilia. Media sources in Jerusalem said the soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, Silwan town, south of the […]

April 24, 2018 9:58 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0