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Palestinians Kept Indoors as Jewish Settlers Storm West Bank Village

The Israeli army forced Palestinians, in the village Kufl Haris, near Salfit, in the north of the West Bank, to stay indoors on Wednesday night, to make it possible for Jewish extremists to storm the village and perform rituals there, according to residents. They told WAFA that the army raided […]

February 22, 2018 8:34 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Internal Unrest, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Salfit 0

US Delegation Evacuated after Ramallah Protest (VIDEO)

An American delegation, on Thursday afternoon, was evacuated from a research center in Ramallah following a protest took place outside of the center to protest the visit. The protest was carried out by a group of  activists who raised the Palestinian flag and held banners saying that “the US is […]

February 22, 2018 8:23 PM IMEMC News & Agencies International Politics, News Report, Ramallah 0

Israel Approves 3000 Colonialist Units On Palestinian Lands

The City Council in occupied Jerusalem approved, Thursday, the construction of 3000 new colonialist units, near Gilo illegal colony, south of Jerusalem. The targeted lands, which Israel is planning to build the new units on, are largely privately-owned by the Palestinians. The deputy mayor of Jerusalem, who also heads the […]

February 22, 2018 2:42 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian In Jericho

Israeli soldiers killed, on Thursday at dawn, a young Palestinian man in the center of Jericho city, in the occupied West Bank, after shooting and repeatedly assaulting him. The Palestinian, identified as Yassin Omar Saradeeh, 33, heard a commotion at his uncle’s house, and rushed to see what was going […]

February 22, 2018 1:41 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jericho, News Report, West Bank 0

Abbas to UN Security Council: “Israel is acting as a state above the law”

In a speech to the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called for an international peace conference to resolve the Israel-Palestine conflict. He said that Israel, through its continued military occupation and seizure of Palestinian land, was acting above the law, and that the United Nations […]

February 22, 2018 1:00 PM admin International, News Report, Peace process 0

Army Abducts Twenty Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, late at night and on Thursday at dawn, twenty Palestinians during extensive invasions and violent searches of homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. In Bethlehem, the soldiers abducted Wajeeh Zoheir Awwad, 25, from his home in […]

February 22, 2018 12:53 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, News Report, Ramallah, Salfit, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct One Palestinian In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday evening, a young Palestinian man, and assaulted another, after the army invaded the al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. Media sources said dozens of soldiers gathered at the main entrance of the town, and attacked Palestinian protesters with live fire, rubber-coated […]

February 22, 2018 3:20 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Salfit, West Bank 0

No Food or Blankets for Palestinian Detainees at Etzion

Palestinian prisoners held in Israel’s Etzion Prison have been given only one very small meal and one blanket, each, during the cold winter months, a report revealed on Tuesday. According to the PLO’s Committee of Prisoners and Freed Prisoners, the meal consists of a small cup of yogurt and a […]

February 21, 2018 11:03 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

New Settlement Under Construction near Nablus

Israeli settlers began, on Wednesday morning, building a new settlement to the south of Nablus, in the occupied northern West Bank, a settlement that was recognized as a substitute for the outpost Amona, which was evacuated last year. According to Al Ray, settlers brought many residential caravans to the outpost […]

February 21, 2018 10:55 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report 0

Settlers Attack Palestinian Shepherd, Slaughter Sheep

Jewish Israeli settlers attacked and slaughtered, on Wednesday, 10 sheep belonging to a Palestinian herder in the Nablus area village of Einabus, according to a local official. Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement activities in the north of the West Bank, told WAFA that settlers from Yitzhar attacked the herder and […]

February 21, 2018 10:46 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report 0

Mobiles Homes Installed in West Bank Settlement

On Wednesday morning, the Israeli company “Kelvon” began installing mobile homes at the work site of the new “Amihai” settlement, on the lands of Jalud village, in Nablus governorate. Ghassan Douglass, who is responsible for the settlement files in the northern West Bank,  said that the southern area of ​​the village […]

February 21, 2018 10:40 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli Soldiers Demolish A Home, Hair Saloon And A Barn, In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers demolished, on Wednesday morning, a Palestinian home, hair salon and a barn, in occupied East Jerusalem, after the army alleged they were built without permits, yet, the families did not receive prior warnings. Many army jeeps and bulldozers, in addition to police officers and workers of the City […]

February 21, 2018 1:39 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Teens And A Journalist, Injure Many, Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers abducted, Wednesday, two Palestinian teenage boys, and a journalist, after the army attacked dozens of protesters near Ofer military base and prison, west of Ramallah, in central West Bank. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency said the soldiers resorted to the excessive use of force against Palestinian protesters, who […]

February 21, 2018 1:11 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

PPS: Israeli Soldiers Abduct 21 Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, Wednesday, twenty-one Palestinians, including a father and two of his children, from their homes, after invading and violently searching them, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The abducted Palestinians have been identified as: Ahmad Bassem Hamed, 20, Ramallah. Mahmoud Mohammad Jom’a, 21, Ramallah. Jihad Nidal […]

February 21, 2018 11:32 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, Nablus, News Report, Prisoners, Qalqilia, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Soldiers Abduct A Child In A Medical Center In Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday morning, a Palestinian medical center run by the Health Work Committee, near the Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and abducted a child. The Health Work Committee said the soldiers broke into their center, in the southern area […]

February 21, 2018 10:27 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Human rights, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0