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Israeli Soldiers Demolish Two Homes In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers demolished, on Tuesday at dawn, two Palestinian homes, without a prior warning, in the al-‘Eesawiyya town, in occupied Jerusalem, reportedly for being built without construction permits. Several Israeli police and military vehicles, accompanied by bulldozers, invaded the town, before the soldiers demolished a home, belonging to Ahmad Abu […]

March 28, 2017 8:11 AM IMEMC News Israeli Politics, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Invade Sa’ir, Near Hebron

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday evening, Sa’ir town, northeast of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and fired live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets and gas bombs during clashes with local youths. Media sources in Hebron said an army truck apparently entered Sa’ir by accident, […]

March 28, 2017 2:46 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eighteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and earlier Monday, eighteen Palestinians, including a journalist and one woman, during invasions of homes and property, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, mainly from Bethlehem and Tulkarem, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said. The Bethlehem office of the PPS stated that the soldiers […]

March 27, 2017 11:23 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, News Report, Qalqilia, Ramallah, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Two Guards Of Al-Aqsa Mosque In Jerusalem, One Palestinian Near Jenin

Israeli soldiers invaded, On Monday morning, the courtyards of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied East Jerusalem, and abducted two local guards after they prevented the soldiers from confiscating some of its ancient stones to send them to an Israeli archeologist. The soldiers also abducted one Palestinian, near Jenin, in the […]

March 27, 2017 9:08 AM IMEMC News Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Soldiers Invade Home Of Palestinian Artist, Confiscate His Caricatures

Many Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, the village of Kafr Ni’ma, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, before breaking into and searching the home of a Palestinian artist, and confiscated his Caricatures. The artist, Osama Nazzal, said the soldiers surrounded his family’s home, approximately at […]

March 27, 2017 8:29 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians, Including Two Children, In Bethlehem

The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have invaded, and ransacked homes, in the district, interrogated many Palestinians and abducted five, including two children. It stated that several army vehicles invaded Beit Fajjar town, south of Bethlehem, and abducted four Palestinians, including two […]

March 27, 2017 7:43 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Fourteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, fourteen Palestinians, including a recently-released political prisoner, in the occupied West Bank, during violent searches of homes, and confiscated thousands of dollars. The Tulkarem office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS), in the northern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers abducted […]

March 27, 2017 6:23 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

VIDEO: Israeli Soldiers Harass and Assault West Bank Palestinian Girls

Israeli forces were recently caught harassing and assaulting Palestinian girls as they were watching clashes between children and Israeli soldiers in the occupied West Bank. Israeli human rights group B’Tselem published a video, last week, showing the Israeli occupation soldiers also trying to kidnap one of the Palestinian girls. B’Tselem said, […]

March 26, 2017 11:00 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Internal Unrest, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Military Drills Begin in West Bank, Jordan Valley Families Ordered to Leave

Israeli occupation forces, on Sunday, started military drills in several areas of the occupied West Bank, according to the Israeli newspaper Israel Hayom. The drills are set to last until Thursday. WAFA correspondence reports that, according to the newspaper, an Israeli forces spokesperson said the drills are already planned for, […]

March 26, 2017 10:47 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Jordan Valley, News Report, West Bank 0

Activists Demonstrate against AIPAC Conference in West Bank and US

The National Campaign to Lift the Closure of Hebron organized a protest in the southern occupied West Bank city, on Sunday, to denounce the policies of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), as the lobby held its annual policy conference in the United States. Protesters held Palestinian flags and […]

March 26, 2017 10:33 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, International, International Politics, News Report, Non-violent action, Refugees/Immigration 0

Palestinian Detainees to Begin Hunger Strike April 17

Palestinian Legislative Council MP and member of Fateh’s Central Committee, detainee Marwan al-Barghouti, has announced the intention of fellow Palestinian detainees and Fateh captives, held in Israeli jails, to start a hunger strike on Palestinian Prisoner’s Day, April 17. In a statement published on Saturday, Barghouti said that the hunger strike […]

March 26, 2017 10:07 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Sunday, a Palestinian man from Taffouh village, west of the southern West Bank district of Hebron, and confiscated a small surveillance drone. Army opens fire on farmers, fishermen, in Gaza. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers invaded the home of Rif’at Sarhan at-Tarda, violently searched […]

March 26, 2017 11:07 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Six Young Palestinian men In Bethlehem And Jenin

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, the villages of Husan, west of Bethlehem, and al-Jalama, northeast of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, searched many homes and abducted six young men. Media sources in Bethlehem said the soldiers abducted Mohammad Ma’moun Za’oul, 21, Mohammad Mo’men Za’oul, 20, and […]

March 26, 2017 8:59 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Install Surveillance Cameras In West Bank Villages

Israeli soldiers and military engineers installed, Saturday, several surveillance cameras in, and near, villages in the occupied West Bank, in order, according to a military statement, to use them in uncovering and attempting to prevent Palestinian attacks against the soldiers and settlers. The soldiers installed several cameras on a main […]

March 26, 2017 3:38 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, Salfit, West Bank 0

Clashes between Palestinians and Israeli Forces in Beit Ummar

A number of Palestinians were injured on Saturday, during clashes which broke out with Israeli occupation forces in the town of Beit Ummar, north of Hebron in the occupied West Bank, according to local sources. Mohammad Awad, a local activist, told WAFA that soldiers raided and ransacked a house and a […]

March 25, 2017 7:04 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Hebron, Internal Unrest, Israeli attacks, News Report 0