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Israeli Soldiers Injure Several Palestinians Near Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers invaded, Friday, Teqoua’ town, east of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and attacked Palestinian protesters, causing many to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Media sources said dozens of Palestinians marched in the town, chanting against the ongoing illegal Israeli occupation of Palestine, including occupied Jerusalem, and […]

March 23, 2018 9:02 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Injure Eight Palestinians In Gaza

Israeli soldiers shot, Friday, eight young Palestinian men, including one who suffered a serious injury, after the army attacked protesters along the border fence, in several parts of the besieged coastal region. Spokesperson of the Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza, Dr. Ashraf al-Qedra, said the soldiers shot a young man, […]

March 23, 2018 8:48 PM IMEMC News Beit Hanoun, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Army Injures Nine Palestinians Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers shot, Friday, nine young men with live fire and rubber-coated steel bullets, after the army invaded the al-Mazra’a al-Gharbiyya village, northwest of Ramallah, and attacked Palestinian protesters. Palestinian medical sources said five young men were shot with live fire, and four with rubber-coated steel bullets, while many more […]

March 23, 2018 8:30 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah, The Wall, West Bank 0

Detained Head Of Birzeit University Student Senate Continues Hunger Strike

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported, Thursday, the Omar Hasan al-Kiswani, the head of the Students’ Senate in Birzeit University in central West Bank, started the hunger strike three days ago, protesting his detention and lengthy interrogation without charges. Al-Kiswani is held at the al-Maskobiyya interrogation center, in Jerusalem, […]

March 23, 2018 9:25 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Two Security Officers, Two Gunmen, Killed In Firefight In Gaza

The Palestinian Interior Ministry in the Gaza Strip has reported, on Thursday afternoon, that two Palestinian security officers, and two gunmen, including one believed to be behind the assassination attempt of Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah, were killed, during gun clashes in the Nusseirat refugee camp in central Gaza. The Palestinian […]

March 23, 2018 9:05 AM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Internal Unrest, Miscellaneous, News Report 0

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (15 – 21 March 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 15 – 21 March, 2018. Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against the peaceful protests, while 37 Palestinian civilians, including 12 children and a photojournalist, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza […]

March 22, 2018 7:58 PM PCHR Gaza Gaza Siege, Human rights, Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine, Refugees/Immigration 0

Israeli Live Rounds, Tear Gas Canisters Set Fire to Palestinian Trees and Crops

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday evening, Sebastia town, northwest of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and attacked Palestinian protesters with live fire, gas bombs and concussion grenades, causing many trees and plants to catch fire. Head of Sebastia village council, Mohammad ‘Azem, said an Israeli military force stormed […]

March 22, 2018 7:30 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Over 130 Palestinian Sports Clubs Urge Adidas to End Sponsorship of Israel Football Association

Today, over 130 Palestinian football clubs and sports associations called on German sportswear giant Adidas to end its sponsorship of the Israel Football Association (IFA) over its inclusion of football clubs based in illegal Israeli settlements built on stolen Palestinian land. In a letter addressed to Adidas CEO Kasper Rørsted, […]

March 22, 2018 7:23 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Boycott Movement, Human rights, International, Israeli Settlement, News Report 0

Army Abducts Seven Palestinians In Jenin, Tulkarem, Qalqilia And Hebron

Updated: The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, at least seven Palestinians in the West Bank governorates of Bethlehem, Jenin, Tulkarem, Qalqilia and Hebron, after storming and searching their homes. In Bethlehem, the soldiers invaded ‘Aida refugee camp, north of the city, […]

March 22, 2018 10:28 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, Qalqilia, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Invade Farmlands, Fire Live Rounds, In Gaza

Several Israeli tanks, and armored military bulldozers, invaded on Thursday morning Palestinian farmlands in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, bulldozed sections close to the border fence, and fired live rounds. The soldiers fired dozens of live rounds into Palestinian agricultural lands, and at farmers, east of the al-Qarara […]

March 22, 2018 10:00 AM IMEMC News Gaza Siege, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eighteen Palestinians In Shu’fat Refugee Camp

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, Shu’fat refugee camp, in the center of occupied East Jerusalem in the West Bank, for the second day in a row, searched many homes and abducted at least eighteen Palestinians. The soldiers stormed the refugee camp, before invading and violently searching […]

March 22, 2018 8:23 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Injures Two Palestinians Near Qalqilia

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday evening, ‘Azzoun town, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, and shot two young men with rubber-coated steel bullets. The soldiers invaded the town, before storming into and violently searching Radwan family building. The soldiers also invaded and searched several homes and detained […]

March 21, 2018 11:05 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Qalqilia, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Invade School, Kindergarten And Homes Near Ramallah, Injure Several Palestinians, Abduct Three

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday morning, the al-Mughayer Palestinian village, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, before storming into a school, and a kindergarten, and injured eight, in addition to abducting three young men. The principal of al-Mughayer Secondary School and member of the village’s Local Council, […]

March 21, 2018 10:01 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Plea Agreement Reached Between Ahed Tamimi And Israeli Military Prosecution

World-renowned Palestinian teen journalist, nonviolent activist Ahed Tamimi, 17, from Nabi Saleh village northwest the central West Bank city of Ramallah, has reached an agreement with the Israeli Military prosecution, to which she will be sentenced to eight months in prison. The ‘Ofer Israeli military court also imposed a 5000 […]

March 21, 2018 9:30 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Soldiers Gas Palestinian Village as Children Walk to School

As Palestinian children were heading to school on Wednesday morning, Israeli soldiers entered the central occupied West Bank village of al-Mughayyir, in the Ramallah district, injuring eight people with rubber-coated steel bullets while dozens of others, some kindergarten children, were suffered from tear gas inhalation. Local sources told Ma’an News […]

March 21, 2018 8:52 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0