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Ministry of Health: 131 Palestinians Killed, Over 14 Thousand Injured in Great March of Return

The Palestinian Ministry of Health (MOH) in Gaza has issued an updated count of Palestinian casualties since the “Great March of Return” began on March 30th, in the besieged Gaza Strip. The Ministry announced, late Sunday, that the total number of Palestinians killed by Israeli forces is 131, including 15 […]

June 24, 2018 8:46 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Settlers Erect Bus Stop on Palestinian Land in Hebron

Israeli settlers, on Sunday, placed a wooden barracks in Tel Rumeida area, in the occupied southern West Bank district of Hebron, to be used as a bus stop. Witnesses said, according to WAFA, that settlers, backed by a military force, placed the wooden barracks on land belonging to Palestinian locals […]

June 24, 2018 8:29 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Hebron, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

Kushner says US Administration Will Continue with “Peace Plan” Even Without Abbas

US president Donald Trump’s senior adviser, Jared Kushne,r in an interview with Al-Quds Palestinian newspaper, said that his country will go on with a Middle East peace plan which has not been announced yet, whether Abbas agrees to participate in it or not. Kushner questioned Abbas’s ability to make a […]

June 24, 2018 8:19 PM IMEMC News & Agencies International, International Politics, News Report, Peace process 0

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, thirteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers invaded dozens of communities across the West Bank, violently searched homes, interrogated Palestinians while inspecting their ID […]

June 24, 2018 2:11 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, Prisoners, Qalqilia, Ramallah, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Army Halts Construction Of Three Homes In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers invaded, Sunday, Nahhalin town, west of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and handed orders for halting the construction of three Palestinian homes. Hani Fannoun, the deputy mayor of Nahhalin, said the army targeted the under-construction 80 square/meter home of Ali Abdul-Hafeth Shakarna, the 120 square/meter home of […]

June 24, 2018 1:09 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians In Tulkarem

Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, on Sunday at dawn, Nour Shams refugee camp, east of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, and abducted three Palestinians. The soldiers also summoned for interrogation three Palestinians from Hebron. Media sources in Tulkarem said the soldiers invaded and ransacked many homes in Nour […]

June 24, 2018 11:43 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Army Injures Several Palestinians Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday evening, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and injured several Palestinians, who suffered the effects of teargas inhalation. Mohammad Awad, a media activist in Beit Ummar, said the soldiers invaded the ath-Thaher area and the at-Tihta neighborhood, and conducted […]

June 24, 2018 11:14 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian Dies From Wounds Suffered Friday

The Health Ministry in the Gaza Strip has reported that a young Palestinian man died, on Sunday at dawn, from serious wounds he suffered, last Friday, after Israeli soldiers shot him with live fire. Dr. Ashraf al-Qedra, the spokesperson of the Health Ministry in Gaza said the young man, identified […]

June 24, 2018 10:32 AM IMEMC News Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, four young Palestinian men, and summoned one for interrogation, after invading and searching their homes, in Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that dozens of soldiers invaded the Wad Maali area, in […]

June 24, 2018 9:13 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Four Israeli Soldiers Injured Near Bethlehem

Four Israeli soldiers were injured Saturday night, after being hit by a Palestinian car near Husan town, west of Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank. Update: Jun 24, 2018 @ 16:14 The Palestinian driver turned himself in to the army, and was taken by the soldiers to an interrogation facility. […]

June 24, 2018 3:48 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestinian attacks, West Bank 0

Corbyn Visits Palestinian Refugees; Vows to Recognize Palestinian State

Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the Labour Party in Britain, visited Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan Saturday and declared that if his party wins the country’s next election (in 2022), he will recognize the Palestinian state. Corbyn wrote on Twitter, “The next Labour government will recognise Palestine as a state […]

June 24, 2018 1:21 AM IMEMC News News Report 0

Shaked Warns of New War on Gaza

Israeli Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked has warned that her government may launch a new war on Gaza Strip because Palestinians continue to fly “incendiary kites” over Israeli farms. Shaked said that Israel, which developed the iron dome anti-missile system, is able to develop a new system to take down the […]

June 23, 2018 10:25 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Israeli Politics, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Presbyterian Church Confronts US Legislation Targeting BDS

The General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States approved, during its meeting last week in St. Louis, Missouri, by unanimous consent, an action opposing congressional and state anti-BDS (Boycott, Divest, and Sanction) laws, according to a press release. According to WAFA, the newly approved policy directs the […]

June 23, 2018 9:25 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Boycott Movement, International, News Report 0

Including Two Journalists, Army Abducts Ten Palestinians

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Saturday afternoon, ten Palestinians, including two journalists, during an activity in support of residents who received illegal annexation orders of their lands, in the al-Hamra area near Bani Neim town, east of the southern West Bank city of Hebron. The activity was organized by the Popular […]

June 23, 2018 2:13 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

Child Suffers Amputations In His Fingers Due To Explosive

Palestinian medical sources have reported that a child suffered amputations of fingers in his hand, after an explosive object, believed to be dropped by the Israeli army, detonated near him, in the Old City of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The child Abdul-Mohaymin Abdul-Mohsin Dweik, […]

June 23, 2018 1:50 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Miscellaneous, News Report, West Bank 0