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At Least Forty Detainees Moved To Makeshift Clinics

The Media Committee of the “Freedom and Dignity” hunger strike, has reported that the Israeli Prison Authority has transferred at least forty detainees from Ohali Kidar prison to several make-shift clinics. A lawyer working for the Palestinian Prisoners Society managed to visit detainee Mohammad al-Ghoul, ongoing with the hunger strike […]

May 27, 2017 5:07 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Human rights, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Clashes in Rommana After Israeli Soldiers Invaded It

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday evening, Rommana Palestinian village, west of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and fired many concussion grenades near homes, and into olive orchards and caves, causing many olive trees to burn. Media sources in Jenin said the soldiers broke into and searched […]

May 27, 2017 12:20 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Conduct Training In Village Near Tubas

Israeli soldiers conducted, Friday, military training in ‘Atouf village, south of Tubas governorate in the northeastern part of the occupied West Bank. The Local Council in ‘Atouf said the soldiers installed a roadblock in front of the Council’s building, and occupied the rooftop of one home, after invading it. It […]

May 27, 2017 12:05 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Tubas, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Attack The Weekly Procession In Nil’in

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and Colonies, in Ni’lin village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing many protesters to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. The soldiers started firing gas bombs at the Israeli, Palestinian and international peace activists […]

May 26, 2017 11:40 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Several Palestinians Suffer Effects Of Teargas Inhalation Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and fired many gas bombs during ensuing clashes, causing many Palestinians to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. The soldiers also broke into many homes and searched them. Mohammad Awad, a […]

May 26, 2017 10:40 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Ramallah And Jenin

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, Silwad town, northeast of Ramallah in central West Bank, and Ya’bad town, southwest of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and abducted a man and a teenage boy. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) in Ramallah said the soldiers searched homes in Silwad, […]

May 26, 2017 9:15 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Army Injures One Palestinian, Cause 3 Medics To Suffer Effects Of Teargas Inhalation, In Qalqilia

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, Qalqilia city, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, shot one Palestinian with a rubber-coated steel bullet, and fired gas bombs at an Emergency Response Center, causing three medics to suffer the severe effects of teargas inhalation. Media sources in Qalqilia […]

May 26, 2017 8:22 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Qalqilia, West Bank 0

Suffering in Gaza Increases as Health Crisis Escalates

Gaza’s Ministry of Health has confirmed that the situation in the Gaza Strip is getting worse with the daily depletion of available medicines, medical consumables and limited quantities of fuel. Health Ministry representative Ashraf Al-Qedra said, in a brief statement on his Facebook page: “There is no solution on the […]

May 26, 2017 7:07 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, Human rights, International, International Politics, News Report, Refugees/Immigration, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians Near Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday evening, five Palestinians from a local mosque in Hizma town, east of occupied West Bank, after surrounding the mosque and invading it. Local sources said the soldiers surrounded the mosque, after the Palestinians held evening prayers, and stormed into it before abducting Amjad Omar Kanaan, […]

May 26, 2017 12:49 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

MADA: 33 Israeli Violations against Media Freedoms in April

A report released by The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) concludes that Israel has violated press and media freedom 33 times during the month of April. According to a PNN report, April of 2017 witnessed a slight decrease in the total number of violations against media freedoms […]

May 25, 2017 5:12 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Human rights, Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

Hunger Strike Enters 39th Day, Many Detainees Face Life-Threatening Complications

The head of the Palestinian Detainees Committee, Issa Qaraqe, has reported that as the Palestinian detainees in Israeli prisons enter their 39th consecutive day of the hunger strike, many of them have reached life-threatening health conditions and complications. Qaraqe’ stated that Israel is still rejecting the legitimate basic demands of […]

May 25, 2017 10:21 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Human rights, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Six Palestinians In Tulkarem

Several Israeli army vehicles invaded, on Thursday at dawn, Thannaba and Ezbet al-Jarad areas, east of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, searched homes and abducted six Palestinians. The Tulkarem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers searched many homes and interrogated several Palestinians before abducting […]

May 25, 2017 9:40 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians In Qalqilia, Jenin, and Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, many Palestinian communities in the West Bank governorates of Qalqilia, Jenin, and Bethlehem, searched many homes and abducted seven Palestinians, including two siblings. Many army vehicles invaded Azzoun town, east of Qalqilia in the northern part of the West Bank, before the soldiers […]

May 25, 2017 8:53 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, Qalqilia, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Four Palestinian Youth Assaulted and Detained by Israeli Army

Israeli forces, on Wednesday, detained two Palestinian minors near the Israeli Salem military camp to the west of Jenin, said local sources. Sources told WAFA that Israeli army detained two minors aged 16 and 17, from Jenin refugee camp, while they near the Israeli Salem military camp. Earlier on Wednesday, […]

May 24, 2017 11:32 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report 0

Update: Israeli Forces Assault and Detain Al-Aqsa Mosque Guards as Israeli Settlers Overtake Holy Site (VIDEO)

(Photo: PNN archive image.) Three Palestinian security guards of Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, in the Old City of occupied East Jerusalem, were assaulted and detained by Israeli police on Wednesday, as hundreds of right-wing Israelis and settlers took to the holy site in celebration of “Jerusalem Day.” Jerusalem Day is celebrated […]

May 24, 2017 11:18 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report 0