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Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians, Injure Five Others, Near Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday evening, five young Palestinian men, and shot five others, in Beit Fajjar town, south of Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank. Several armored military jeeps invaded the towns, before the soldiers stormed and ransacked many homes, causing damage, and abducted five young men, including Ahmad […]

June 22, 2018 3:15 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Illegal Israeli Colonizers Injure Palestinian Woman, Burn Olive Trees, Near Jenin

A group of extremist illegal Israeli colonizers invaded, on Thursday at noon, Palestinian orchards near the junction between Burqa and Sielet ath-Thaher town, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, injured one woman and burnt at least 30 olive trees. The colonizers invaded the Palestinians orchards, and attacked […]

June 22, 2018 2:30 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Court Rules to Dismiss Confession of Israeli Charged with Burning Palestinian Family to Death

Survivors from the Dawabsha family, who were burned to death in their bed by right-wing Israeli settlers in 2015, have vowed to take a case to the International Court, after an Israeli court decided to throw out the confessions of two of the perpetrators. On July 31st, 2015, extremist Israeli […]

June 21, 2018 11:19 PM Celine Hagbard News Report 0

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (13– 20 June 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 13 – 20 June, 2018. A Palestinian civilian was killed, and 3 others, including a child, succumbed to their wounds. 8 Palestinian civilians were wounded in the Gaza Strip, while 3 Palestinians were wounded […]

June 21, 2018 10:26 PM PCHR Gaza Gaza Siege, Human rights, Internal Unrest, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, Refugees/Immigration 0

Extremist Settlers Continue to Storm Al-Aqsa Courtyards

Dozens of extremist Jewish settlers, early Thursday, stormed the compounds of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in military occupied Jerusalem, Palestinian sources reported.   The General Director of the Islamic Awqaf and Al-Aqsa Affairs, Sheikh Azzam Al-Khatib said that dozens of Jewish settlers stormed the mosque through al-Magharebah Gate, under heavy protection […]

June 21, 2018 10:01 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Nablus Woman Injured by Stone Throwing Israeli Settlers

A Palestinian woman was injured on Thursday, after extremist Israeli settlers attacked her with stones at the entrance to the village of Burqa, to the north of Nablus, in the occupied West Bank, according to local sources. Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement activities in the area said that Israeli settlers […]

June 21, 2018 9:44 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report 0

Bethlehem Protests PA Sanctions on Gaza

A protest took place in Bethlehem, yesterday evening, against  Palestinian Authority (PA) sanctions on the Gaza Strip. Around one hundred people gathered at six pm, filling the island between Bethlehem’s Hebron Road and Children’s Road. “We are protesting the sanctions that the PA has put on Gaza, including withholding money, […]

June 21, 2018 9:34 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Bethlehem, Gaza Strip, Internal Unrest, News Report, Palestinian Politics 0

King Abdullah: “No Peace Without A Palestinian State With East Jerusalem As Its Capital”

King Abdullah of Jordan stated, Thursday, that there can be no peace or stability in the region without establishing an independent Palestinian State, with East Jerusalem as its capital, living in peace and stability next to Israel. The Jordanian Monarch stated, during a meeting in Amman with the German Chancellor […]

June 21, 2018 3:34 PM IMEMC News Holy sites, International Politics, Israel, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, Peace process 0

Hamas Tells Egypt It Is Ready For Comprehensive Deal; Israel Mulling Military Offensive

According to al-Akhbar Lebanese News Agency, the Hamas movement in Gaza has informed Egypt that it is willing to reach an indirect deal with Tel Aviv, which includes restoring calm, providing information about Israeli soldiers missing or killed in Gaza since the war in 2014, and other important issues, especially […]

June 21, 2018 2:52 PM IMEMC News Deir al-Balah, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Israeli Politics, Khan Younis, News Report 0

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty Palestinians In West Bank.”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until early morning hours Thursday, twenty Palestinians, including a child, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem. One of the abducted Palestinians is an author, intellectual and human rights activist, former political […]

June 21, 2018 12:02 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, Nablus, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted at dawn Thursday and late on Wednesday at night, two Palestinians, including a writer and activist, from their homes in occupied East Jerusalem. The soldiers invaded the home of Abdullah al-Kiswani, a former member of the Palestinian Football Association, in the at-Tour neighborhood overlooking the Old City […]

June 21, 2018 10:04 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Ten Palestinians In Nablus, Bethlehem And Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, ten Palestinians in the West Bank governorates of Nablus, Bethlehem and Hebron, after the army stormed and violently searched many homes. Media sources in Nablus, in northern West Bank, said several army jeeps invaded the al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya village, south of the city, and […]

June 21, 2018 8:53 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Colonists Hurl Stones At Palestinian Cars Near Nablus

A group of extremist illegal colonizers hurled stones, on Wednesday evening, at Palestinian cars trying to cross Huwwara Israeli military roadblock, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Media sources said that the Israeli assailants gathered near the military roadblock and started throwing stones at the Palestinian cars, […]

June 21, 2018 7:39 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Colonists Install A New Illegal Outpost On Palestinian Lands In Hebron

A group of extremist Israeli colonialist settlers installed, Wednesday, a new illegal outpost on Palestinian agricultural lands in Bani Neim town, east of the southern West Bank city of Hebron. The armed colonizers invaded the lands, owned by Ed’eis family in the al-Hamra area, and installed a tent, a mobile […]

June 21, 2018 7:05 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Demolishes A Palestinian Home Near Jenin

Israeli soldiers demolished, late on Wednesday at night, the home of a Palestinian detainee, who is imprisoned on charges of crashing into a military roadblock on March 17, 2018, killing two soldiers. The Israeli army has claimed that Ala’ Rateb Kabaha, 26, deliberately rammed soldiers at the military roadblocks, killing […]

June 21, 2018 6:20 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0