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Christian Palestinians Not Welcoming of Mike Pence Visit

Christian Palestinians, along with Muslims, held a protest in front of the historic Church of the Nativity, after Sunday prayers, to express their rejection of US president Donald Trump’s decision to consider Jerusalem to be the capital of Israel. The protesters assured that they would not meet with Trump’s second […]

December 11, 2017 3:24 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Bethlehem, International Politics, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli Organization Calls for Raids on Al-Aqsa

Members of the so-called “Temple Mount” movement are publicly calling its followers to participate in wide scale mass raids on Al-Aqsa Mosque, on Sunday, after the US president Donald Trump announced occupied Jerusalem the capital of Israel. According to Al Ray Palestinian Media Agency, followers and settlers were called to […]

December 11, 2017 3:03 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Internal Unrest, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Palestinian Woman and Student Shot in Gaza Protests

A Palestinian protester is evacuated after being injured during clashes with Israeli security forces near the border with Israel, east of Gaza City in October 2015 (AFP, File) At least two Palestinians, one woman and one minor, were shot and injured by Israeli forces in the southern Gaza Strip district […]

December 11, 2017 2:45 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, International Politics, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli Security Guard Stabbed & Wounded at Jerusalem Bus Station

A Palestinian man allegedly stabbed and wounded an Israeli security guard at the entrance to the Jerusalem central bus station Sunday, although the motivation behind the attack remains unclear. According to the Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld, the alleged attacker pulled out a knife and stabbed the security guard before […]

December 11, 2017 2:28 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Internal Unrest, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Demonstrations against US Jerusalem Policy Continue Worldwide (Photos)

Palestinians and pro-Palestine activists worldwide continued their protests against US American President Donald Trump’s recognition that Jerusalem is Israel’s capital. Days of Palestine reports that hundreds staged a protest in Paris against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to France on Sunday. Protestors carried Palestinian flags and photos of French […]

December 11, 2017 2:20 AM IMEMC News & Agencies International, Jerusalem, News Report, Non-violent action 0

Israeli Army Injures Dozens Of Palestinians In Nablus

The Emergency Services of the Palestinian Red Crescent (PRC) has reported that Israeli soldiers have injured, Sunday, dozens of Palestinians, including children, in several parts of the northern West Bank governorate of Nablus. It said that six Palestinians were shot with rubber-coated steel bullets, and scores suffered the effects of […]

December 11, 2017 2:01 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Attack Protesters In Hebron

Israeli soldiers resorted to the excessive use of force, Sunday, and attacked dozens of Palestinians, mainly schoolchildren, who marched in the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north  of Hebron, denouncing the illegal American stance regarding occupied Jerusalem. The Palestinians marched from several schools in the refugee camp, while chanting for the liberation […]

December 10, 2017 11:16 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Abducts A Child In Bethlehem, Injures Several Palestinians

Israeli soldiers injured several Palestinians, and abducted one child, earlier Sunday, at the eastern entrance of ‘Aida refugee camp, north of Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. Medical sources said the soldiers attacked Palestinian protesters, and fired many gas bombs and concussion grenades, causing many to suffer the effects of […]

December 10, 2017 10:48 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, four Palestinian teenagers, in Beit Ummar town, and the al-Fawwar refugee camp, in addition to summing another Palestinian for interrogation, in Hebron governorate, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded several neighborhoods, and the town’s center, in Beit […]

December 10, 2017 9:33 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Violence Against Civilians, Press Continues Through Weekend in Hebron (VIDEO)

12/09/17 | International Solidarity Movement | al-Khalil Team Clashes continued throughout the weekend in Hebron, after Palestinian civil society groups called for “three days of rage” in response to Donald Trump’s widely unrecognized declaration that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel. Across the West Bank and Gaza, Palestinians organized general […]

December 10, 2017 4:03 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Hebron, Internal Unrest, International Politics, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Youth Shot in Eye with Rubber Bullet during Ramallah Protest

Israeli army forces, Saturday night, shot a young Palestinian man in his eye with a rubber-coated steel bullet, during protests at the northern entrance of the city of al-Bireh. The Ministry of Health said, in a press release, that the man was transferred to the Palestine Medical complex in the […]

December 10, 2017 3:31 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Internal Unrest, International Politics, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Ramallah 0

Protests Continue in Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers violently suppressed protests in the southern occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem for the third day in a row, on Saturday, firing tear gas and sponge-tipped bullets at locals. Dozens of people were treated for severe tear-gas inhalation while others were injured with sponge bullets, according to Ma’an […]

December 10, 2017 3:22 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Bethlehem, Internal Unrest, International Politics, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

Israeli Army Attacks Nonviolent Protesters In Jerusalem, Assault Reporters

Israeli soldiers attacked, Saturday, nonviolent Palestinian protester in Salaheddin Street, in occupied East Jerusalem, and assaulted many residents, and journalists. The soldiers, and mounted officers, resorted to excessive force against the Palestinians, and fired dozens of gas bombs and concussion grenades at them, in addition to grabbing Palestinian flags and […]

December 9, 2017 10:16 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Non-violent action, West Bank 0

Israeli Army Fires Tank Shells At Homes And Lands In Northern Gaza

Israeli soldiers fired, on Saturday evening, several shells at homes and lands in Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip, causing property damage. The soldiers fired at least three tanks shells, two into farmlands lands, and one which detonated near a home, causing serious damage but no […]

December 9, 2017 9:57 PM IMEMC News Beit Hanoun, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Gaza Student Shot during Clashes with Israeli Forces

A student was injured on Saturday, east of Khan Younis, in the south of the Gaza Strip, when Israeli soldiers stationed near the border opened fire at a group of students demonstrating against a US decision recognizing Jerusalem as the official capital of Israel. Witnesses said hundreds of students were […]

December 9, 2017 7:43 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, International Politics, Israeli attacks, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0