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Army Abducts One Palestinian In Qalqilia, Two Near Jenin

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, a young Palestinian man from Qalqilia, and two others in Qabatia town, south of Jenin, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. The Qalqilia office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded and searched homes in […]

February 21, 2018 9:49 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, Qalqilia, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Four Palestinians In Nablus, One In Hebron

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, four Palestinians in the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and one in Hebron, in southern West Bank. The PPS office in Nablus said dozens of soldiers invaded and searched homes in several neighborhoods in […]

February 21, 2018 9:21 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian Dies From Wounds Suffered In Gaza Last Friday

Medical sources have confirmed that a Palestinian teen, 19 years of age, died on Wednesday morning, from serious wounds he suffered last Friday, when Israeli soldiers opened fire at Palestinian protesters east of the al-Boreij refugee camp, in central Gaza. The Palestinian, Ahmad Mohammad Abed-Rabbo Abu Hilo, 19, from the […]

February 21, 2018 9:02 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israel Soldiers Abduct Eight Palestinians, Including Children, In Jerusalem And Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, eight Palestinians, including children and a former political prisoner, in Jerusalem and Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded and searched many homes and interrogated several Palestinians before abducting the eight Palestinians. The abducted Palestinians have been identified as: Ebada Najeeb, […]

February 21, 2018 8:41 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Shoot A Palestinian Man In Jerusalem

Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, on Tuesday evening, the town of al-‘Isawiya, in the center of occupied East Jerusalem, and shot a young man with a rubber-coated steel bullet. Mohammad Abu al-Hummus, a member of the Follow-Up Committee in al-‘Isawiya, told the Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic) that […]

February 21, 2018 2:48 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Gaza Fishermen Targeted in Sudaneya Sea

The Israeli navy opened fire, on Tuesday morning, at Palestinian fishing boats in the Sudaneya Sea, northwest of Gaza City. Israeli gunboats opened heavy fire towards the fishermen, according to Al Ray. No injuries or damages were reported.  However, the men were forced to get out of the sea, for […]

February 20, 2018 7:22 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Abbas Proposes Peace Plan to UN Security Council

PA President Mahmoud Abbas, on Tuesday, proposed a peace plan at the United Nations Security Council that tackles core issues, which have foiled peace efforts over the past few decades. Abbas said, in his highly anticipated speech in front of the UN Security Council, that the plan calls for holding […]

February 20, 2018 7:15 PM IMEMC News & Agencies International, International Politics, News Report, Palestinian Politics, Peace process 0

Egypt and Israel Sign $15 Billion Gas Deal

Israeli gas fields in the Mediterranean will soon be providing gas exports to Egypt as a part of a 10-year, $15 billion deal announced on Monday. According to the PNN, Israeli gas excavation companies Delek Drilling and Noble Energy will export roughly seven-billion cubic-meters of gas annually from drilling platforms […]

February 20, 2018 7:07 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Arab World, International, International Politics, Israel, News Report 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians Near Jerusalem And Ramallah

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier on Tuesday, a Palestinian teenage boy from Hizma town, northeast of occupied East Jerusalem, and a young man in Birzeit, north of Ramallah, in central West Bank. Several army jeeps invaded Hizma town, before the soldiers broke into many homes, after smashing their doors, and conducted […]

February 20, 2018 11:37 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Two Palestinians From Bethlehem And One From Jenin

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday evening and at night, and on Tuesday at dawn, two Palestinians from Bethlehem, and one from Jenin, in the occupied West Bank. The Bethlehem office of the PPS said dozens of soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, […]

February 20, 2018 10:37 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Hebron, Confiscate Car

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, many homes in Hebron city, in addition to Halhoul, Yatta and Doura towns, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, abducted three Palestinians, and confiscated a car. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers invaded and ransacked homes belonging to the […]

February 20, 2018 9:17 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Many Palestinians Suffer The Effects of Teargas Inhalation Near Jenin

Medical sources in Jenin, in northern West Bank, have reported that many Palestinians suffered, on Monday evening, the severe effects of teargas inhalation in Barta’a town, west of Jenin, after Israeli soldiers invaded it. Eyewitnesses said that the soldiers invaded the town from several directions, and drove around its streets […]

February 20, 2018 12:05 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Attack Detainees In Ofer Prison

Israeli soldiers attacked, Monday, dozens of Palestinian political prisoners, held at the Ofer Israeli prison, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and moved 120 detainees to Nitzan prison in Ramla. The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said Special Forces of the Israeli Prison Authority invaded Section 11 in Ofer […]

February 19, 2018 11:41 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Prisoners, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Invade Village Near Ramallah, Shoot a Child

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday evening, the al-Janiya village, northwest of the central West bank city of Ramallah, and attacked Palestinian protestors before shooting a child who was in his home’s balcony. Medical sources said the child was shot with a live round in his thigh was he was standing […]

February 19, 2018 10:54 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Over 125,000 Units Needed to Overcome Gaza Housing Crisis

Palestinian Minister of Housing Mufid al-Hasayneh said that the Gaza Strip currently needs 102,000 new housing units to overcome the housing crisis, as well as the reconstruction of 24,000 existing units. In a press statement, Al-Hasayneh said that more than 70% of families are in need, as their own financial […]

February 19, 2018 9:37 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, Human rights, Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestinian Politics, Refugees/Immigration 0