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New Israeli Law to Allow Seizure of Christian Properties

The Islamic Christian Commission for the Support of Jerusalem and Holy Sites has warned of a draft law for a project which allows the Israeli occupation government to confiscate land sold by the Orthodox Church to private investors. According to Al Ray Palestinian Media Agency, the organization stressed, in a […]

June 19, 2018 11:22 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Israeli Politics, Jerusalem, News Report 0

40 Dunams of Palestinian Land Leveled in Jordan Valley

Israeli bulldozers, on Tuesday, leveled land belonging to Palestinians in the northern Jordan Valley area, without providing any reasons. Mutaz Bisharat, an activist from Tubas, said that Israeli bulldozers leveled more than 40 dunams of land (approximately 10 acres) belonging to Palestinians in the area, despite having ownership deeds, known […]

June 19, 2018 10:48 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli Settlement, Jordan Valley, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

Occupation Forces Residents to Remove Clothing before Entering Homes

Israeli forces, on Tuesday morning, demanded the residents of the Tel Rumeida neighborhood, in Hebron, to take off their clothes before allowing them to enter their homes. An activist against settlement policy, Imad Abu Shamsieh, said that Israeli soldiers stationed at checkpoints in the neighborhood, at the center of Hebron’s […]

June 19, 2018 10:44 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Hebron, Human rights, News Report 0

Soldiers Start Preparation Work For New Base Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers started, Tuesday, preparation work for the construction of a new military base on Palestinian lands, east of the southern West Bank city of Hebron. Dozens of soldiers invaded the Palestinian lands in Wad al-Hasseen area, east of Hebron city, and started the preparation work. They brought heavy equipment, […]

June 19, 2018 2:50 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Opens Fire At Shepherds In Gaza

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Tuesday morning, at many Palestinian shepherds, hundreds of meters away from the border fence, in the Gaza Strip. Media sources said the soldiers, stationed in Kissufim Crossing, fired many live rounds at shepherds, east of Deir al-Balah, in central Gaza. They added that the army […]

June 19, 2018 1:53 PM IMEMC News Deir al-Balah, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Israeli Colonizers Uproot Agricultural Lands Near Hebron

Groups of extremist illegal Israeli colonizers invaded, Tuesday, Palestinian farmlands near Tiwana village, east of Yatta town, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and uprooted dozens of trees. Rateb Jabour, the media coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Annexation Wall and Colonies in southern Hebron, said […]

June 19, 2018 12:44 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, thirteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, and illegally confiscated cash from some of the invaded homes, in addition to seizing one car. The Israeli army claimed the soldiers located weapons in some of the homes, and […]

June 19, 2018 12:16 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Nablus, News Report, Ramallah, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Soldiers Attack A Celebration Of The Palestinian Russian Friendship Society In Jerusalem

A large police force and intelligence officers invaded, on Monday evening, a hall of a hotel in occupied East Jerusalem, attacked a celebration held by the Palestinian Russian Friendship Society, and detained several Palestinians. The participants were celebrating the Russian National Day, before the officers stormed the hotel and attacked […]

June 19, 2018 1:48 AM IMEMC News International Politics, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, Palestinian Politics, West Bank 0

Palestinian Child Dies From Serious Wounds Suffered In Gaza

Palestinian medical sources have reported that a child died, Monday, from serious wounds h suffered after Israeli soldiers shot him several days earlier in Gaza. The child, Zakariya Hussein Bashbash, 13, suffered a very serious injury, several days ago, after an Israeli soldier stationed across the border fence shot him […]

June 19, 2018 12:49 AM IMEMC News Deir al-Balah, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Hamas Members Suppress Anti-division Protest in Gaza

Members of the ruling Hamas movement, on Monday, reportedly assaulted citizens who took part in a rally headed by the Prisoners and ex-prisoners Committee  and factions in the Strip,  on the 11th anniversary of the Hamas coup against the Palestinian Authority. The protest called for the end of the division […]

June 18, 2018 8:12 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, Internal Unrest, News Report, Non-violent action, Palestinian Politics 0

Israeli Soldiers Kill One Palestinian In Gaza

Israeli soldiers killed, Monday at noon, a young Palestinian man near the Great Return Camp, east of Gaza city. Medical sources in Gaza said the Palestinian was rushed to the Shifa Medical Center, in Gaza city, before he was admitted to surgery, after suffering severe injuries, but later succumbed to […]

June 18, 2018 1:40 PM IMEMC News Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Army Attacks Farmers, Steal Their Produce, Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers attacked, Monday several Palestinian farmers in Halhoul and Beit Ummar towns, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and stole their produce. Media sources in Hebron said the farmers were selling their fruits and vegetables near their farmlands, and in front of their […]

June 18, 2018 12:44 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Detained Teen Released After Losing His Sight Due To Torture, And Being Denied Treatment

A detained Palestinian teen, identified as Taiseer Hassan Tamimi, 18, from Deir Nitham village, northwest of Ramallah, in central West bank, was released, Monday, after he lost his sight while in prison, due to torture and after being denied specialized medicine or any treatment for preexisting health conditions. Tamimi required […]

June 18, 2018 12:25 PM IMEMC News Human rights, Israeli attacks, News Report, Prisoners, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Install A Monitoring Post In Al-Aqsa Mosque Compound

Israeli soldiers installed, Monday, a monitoring post on the rooftop of Bab ar-Rahma Hall, in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, in occupied East Jerusalem. Firas ad-Dibis, the head of the Waqf and Islamic Endowment Department, said the soldiers installed the monitoring post, after detaining the local guards of the holy site […]

June 18, 2018 10:54 AM IMEMC News Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Four Palestinians, Including A Young Woman, In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday a dawn, a young Palestinian woman and a three young men, from their homes in Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers invaded the home of Akram Taha Abu Sneina, and violently searched it, before […]

June 18, 2018 10:34 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0