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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

Police and Settlers Storm Al Aqsa, Abduct Guard

Israeli colonial settlers stormed, on Wednesday morning, the courtyards of Al-Aqsa Mosque, while Israeli police arrested one of its guards from his workplace, inside the mosque. Jerusalemite sources reported, according to Al Ray, that 24 settlers guarded by security forces stormed Al-Aqsa in the early morning hours, via The Moroccan […]

March 21, 2018 8:44 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Under New Law, 12 Palestinians Stand to Lose Jerusalem Residency

Israeli authorities are considering stripping 12 Palestinians of their permanent residency status in occupied East Jerusalem, in what would reportedly be the first use of recently adopted legislation. According to Haaretz, Interior Minister Arye Dery is weighing up the move in light of a law which passed two weeks ago, […]

March 21, 2018 8:25 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli Politics, Jerusalem, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0
Elor Azaria and his mother (image from Pinterest)

Sentence of Israeli Soldier who Executed Palestinian Reduced to Nine Months

Elor Azaria, the Israeli soldier convicted of shooting and killing a Palestinian in the head while the Palestinian was lying on the ground wounded, had his sentence reduced to nine months by an Israeli judge this week. Last February, Azaria was sentenced to eighteen months for the 2016 killing, which […]

March 21, 2018 9:57 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Human rights, Israeli Politics, News Report, Prisoners 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 27 Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, 27 Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including 20 in Shu’fat refugee camp, east of occupied Jerusalem. The soldiers invaded and violently searched dozens of homes and interrogated many Palestinians before abducting the 27 young men. The […]

March 21, 2018 8:31 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Netanyahu and Family to be Investigated in Corruption Case

Israeli media predicts that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is to be investigated, along with his wife and eldest son Yair, over Corruption Case 4000. The investigations over Case 4000 revolve around facilitations offered by Netanyahu to the businessman Shaul Elovitch, the owner of the news site Wallah, in return for favorable media […]

March 20, 2018 7:45 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

International Stakeholders Pledge 80% of Gaza Desalination Project Costs

International stakeholders at Pledging Conference for the Desalination Facility Project in the Gaza Strip, which convened at the European Parliament headquarters in Brussels on Tuesday, pledged a total of €456 million out of the €562.3 million required (80% of the total cost), according to a European Union press release. The […]

March 20, 2018 7:36 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, International, International Politics, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

Abbas on U.S. Ambassador David Friedman: ‘Son of a Dog, Settler’

PA President Mahmoud Abbas attacked U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman on Monday, calling him a “son of a dog ” for saying that Jewish settlements in the West Bank are a part of Israel. “Son of a dog. They [the settlers] are building on their land? You are a settler […]

March 20, 2018 7:31 PM IMEMC News & Agencies International, International Politics, News Report, Ramallah 0

Second Arrest in 3 Days, PCHR Denounces Arrest of Patient’s Companion by the Israeli Forces at Beit Hanoun Crossing

The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) strongly condemns that Israeli forces stationed at Beit Hanoun “Erez” Crossing continued to apply the policy of arresting patients and their companions when traveling for treatment in the Israeli or Palestinian hospitals in the West Bank and occupied Jerusalem. The latest was arrest […]

March 20, 2018 4:51 PM PCHR Gaza Beit Hanoun, Gaza City, Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human rights, News Report 0

Army Conducts Life Fire Training In Palestinian Village South Of Nablus

Israeli soldiers continued, for the second day, live fire military training in Khirbat at-Tawil Palestinian village, south of Nablus, in northern West Bank. The training started on Monday evening, after the soldiers invaded Palestinian lands, installed military tents, before and initiating live fire training maneuvers. Yousef Deeriyya, a member of […]

March 20, 2018 2:16 PM IMEMC News Human rights, Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0