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Army Abducts A Journalist, Injures Worshipers, Including A Child, Near Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israeli soldiers attacked, on Tuesday evening, Palestinian worshipers after holding evening prayers in the Gate of the Tribes area, near al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied East Jerusalem, wounding dozens of Palestinians, including a child and a journalist, in addition to abducting a journalist. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency has reported that […]

July 26, 2017 12:41 AM IMEMC News Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Protests Continue Following Installation of Cameras at Al-Aqsa

Palestinians have vowed to continue protests and confrontations with Israeli forces in occupied East JerusalemĀ and the West Bank, in rejection of the new surveillance cameras installed at the gates to al-Aqsa Mosque compound, according to Al-Jazeera news agency. ā€œAbove all else, this is an issue of control and power. It […]

July 25, 2017 11:43 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Israeli Politics, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian Protesters Defend Their ‘Right to Exist’ (VIDEO)

As the Al-Aqsa protests continue despite a deadly Israeli crackdown, writer Mariam Barghouti says Palestinians across the Occupied Territories “are reiterating their right to exist”. TRNN transctipt: AARON MATE: It’s The Real News. I’m Aaron Mate. Palestinians continue to protest Israeli restrictions in Jerusalem amid a deadly crackdown. Israeli forces […]

July 25, 2017 11:36 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Internal Unrest, International News, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0
Israeli military vehicles in Khan Younis (archive image)

Israeli Forces Invade Khan Younis, Fire Shells

Local sources reported that Israeli tanks fired shells Tuesday morning toward Palestinian farmland and grazing pastures for animals east of Qarara, in Khan Younis, in the southern Gaza Strip. The shells reportedly were fired from the Kosovim military base located southeast of Khan Younis. Israeli forces also entered the area […]

July 25, 2017 12:39 PM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Human rights, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0
Israeli forces in West Bank (archive image)

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Army Abducts 24 Palestinians in The West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted on Tuesday at least 24 Palestinians, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers invaded homes in the northern West Bank governorate of Qalqilia, and abducted two Palestinians, identified as Qussai Waleed Radwan and […]

July 25, 2017 12:18 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Israeli Troops Abduct Three Palestinians In Hebron

The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS), in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, has reported that Israeli soldiers have abducted three Palestinians in the governorate, and installed many roadblocks. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and searched homes in the Old City, and abducted Ziad […]

July 25, 2017 11:38 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0
Al Aqsa Mosque (image from wikimedia)

Israeli Government Removes Metal Detectors; Installs Cameras at al-Aqsa Mosque Entrance

Following a week of clashes around the al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, the Israeli Security Council voted Tuesday morning to remove the controversial, newly-installed metal detectors, and put in their place a series of ā€˜smart camerasā€™ to film everyone entering the mosque and track them using facial recognition software. Palestinian officials […]

July 25, 2017 11:29 AM IMEMC News Holy sites, Human rights, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Army Injures Two Palestinians, Abducts Two, In Nablus, And One in Jenin

Israeli soldiers invaded, earlier Tuesday, the northern West Bank city of Nablus, shot and inured two Palestinians during ensuing clashes, and abducted two others. The army also abducted one Palestinian In Jenin. Media sources in Nablus said the soldiers invaded many neighborhoods, and clashed with local youngsters, especially in the […]

July 25, 2017 11:20 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians In Ramallah

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, Kobar village, northwest of Ramallah, and abducted three Palestinians, including the mother of a Palestinian who killed three Israeli settlers in their home, this past Friday. The army also abducted senior nonviolent activist in Bilā€™in. Naim Sabah, deputy mayor of Kobar village council, […]

July 25, 2017 10:50 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Six Palestinians In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn six Palestinians, including five teenagers, and summoned one Palestinian, after invading their homes and ransacking them, in different parts of Bethlehem governorate, in the occupied West Bank. The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) said the soldiers abducted Mousa Mohammad al-ā€˜amour, […]

July 25, 2017 9:59 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0
Petah Tikva FoundersSquare (image from wikimedia)

21-year old Palestinian arrested after allegedly stabbing Israeli in Petah Tikva

On Monday morning a Palestinian man was chased down and beaten by passers-by after allegedly stabbing and wounding a Palestinian with Israeli citizenship at a shawarma shop in Petah Tikva. The attacker apparently mistook the victim for a Jewish Israeli, according to Israeli media sources. The Palestinian-Israeli man who was […]

July 25, 2017 8:01 AM IMEMC News Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

In Jordan, Israeli guard shoots and kills two Jordanians near Israeli Consulate

A 17-year old teen who was supposed to be delivering furniture to the Israeli Consulate in Amman, Jordan was shot and killed by an Israeli military guard stationed outside, after he allegedly tried to stab the guard with a screwdriver. The childā€™s parents say that the dispute was about the […]

July 25, 2017 3:40 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Arab World, Internal Unrest, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Clashes In Saā€™ir After Israeli Soldiers Invade It

Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, on Monday at night, the town of Saā€™ir, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and clashed with many local youngsters, who hurled stones and empty bottles at the military vehicles. Media sources in Saā€™ir said the soldiers fired many rubber-coated steel bullets, […]

July 24, 2017 11:36 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Seriously Injures A Young Man In Hizma

Israeli soldiers shot and seriously injured, on Monday evening, a young Palestinian man with a live round to the head, during clashes that took place after the army invaded Hizma town, northeast of occupied East Jerusalem. The Palestinian Health Ministry said the young man, 26 years of age, was moved […]

July 24, 2017 11:23 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

VIDEO: Major Clashes in Hebron as Thousands Take to the Streets

07/24/17 | International Solidarity Movement | al-Khalil Team Thousands of Palestinians took to the streets of al-Khalil (Hebron), this Friday, to protest Israelā€™s tightening of access restrictions to Jerusalemā€™s al-Aqsa mosque. The protest was suppressed violently by scores of Israeli soldiers and police, who fired live ammunition indiscriminately into crowds […]

July 24, 2017 10:06 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Hebron, Internal Unrest, News Report 0