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Scores Join the Freedom March

More than 200 Palestinian and Israeli activists marched on Friday in the freedom march titled “Together Against Land Theft” which was organized by Combatants for Peace and Standing Together collation near the southern West Bank town of Beit Jala. The protest started from a roadblock the army erected at the […]

February 17, 2017 8:24 PM Ghassan Bannoura Bethlehem, News Report, Non-violent action 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian Near Jenin

Israeli soldiers abducted, Friday, a young Palestinian man in Barta’a town, completely isolated behinds the Annexation Wall, southwest of Jenin, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded the town, and broke into homes, especially in the al-Hammala area, before abducting a young man, identified as […]

February 17, 2017 1:46 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0
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PCHR Weekly Report: One civilian dead, 4 wounded by Israeli forces this week

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 09 – 15 February 2017, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that one Palestinian died from previously inflicted wounds, 4 Palestinians were wounded, and 51, including 4 children, were abducted […]

February 17, 2017 12:19 PM PCHR Gaza Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Israel Confiscates Palestinian Land In Silwan

The Jerusalem City Council has decided to take over and confiscate a privately-owned Palestinian land in the al-Ein Street in Silwan town, in occupied East Jerusalem, to turn it into a “public usage property.” The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic) has reported that the soldiers and City Council […]

February 17, 2017 11:25 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israel Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian At The Erez Terminal

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Friday, a young Palestinian man at the Erez (Beit Hanoun) border crossing, in the northern part of the besieged Gaza Strip. Media sources in Gaza said the soldiers abducted Majdi Abu Taha, from Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, while he was trying […]

February 17, 2017 10:28 AM IMEMC News Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Young Palestinian Woman In Silwan

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday night after midnight, a young Palestinian woman, the sister of a young man was killed by the Israeli army last year, and took her to an interrogation center in Jerusalem. The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic), has reported that the soldiers invaded the […]

February 17, 2017 10:00 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Invade Hizma In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, Hizma town, east of occupied East Jerusalem, and fired several gas bombs, causing many Palestinians to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Media sources said several armored military vehicles surrounded the town, before invading it, and started stopping and searching cars, while investigating […]

February 17, 2017 9:20 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Young Palestinian Man Dies From Wounds Suffered In 2005

The Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza has reported, Thursday, that a young man died at an Egyptian hospital from serious wounds he suffered after Israeli soldiers shot him in 2005, near Khan Younis, in the southern part of the coastal region. The Ministry said Samed Fahmi Abu Shanab, 29, suffered […]

February 17, 2017 1:54 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0
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US President meets with Netanyahu, Changes US Stance on Two-State Solution

The US President, Donald Trump, welcomed Israeli Prime Minister into the White House on Wednesday and the two reminisced about the long relationship between their two families. The US President took the opportunity to announce, in a single sentence, a major shift in US policy in the region. It’s unclear […]

February 16, 2017 6:54 PM Celine Hagbard International, International Politics, Israel, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Palestine, Peace process 0

Two Detainees Announce Hunger Strike

In a press release, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that two detainees, held by Israel, have declared an open-ended hunger strike, starting today – Thursday, protesting their continued imprisonment without charges or trial. The PPS identified the two detainees as Jamal Abu al-Leil and Raed Fayez Mteir, and […]

February 16, 2017 1:20 PM IMEMC News Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, several districts in the occupied West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem, violently searched homes, and abducted ten Palestinians, including three children, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) reported. The PPS stated that several army vehicles invaded the al-‘Eesawiyya town, in the center of occupied […]

February 16, 2017 12:55 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians in Tulkarem, One In Qalqilia

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, two Palestinians in the northern West Bank district of Tulkarem, and one in the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia. Israeli navy ships attack Palestinian fishing boats in Gaza. The Qalqilia office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said several army vehicles invaded […]

February 16, 2017 11:16 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Qalqilia, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, at least twenty Palestinians from their homes, after invading and violently searching them, in different parts of the West Bank, and confiscated fifteen Palestinian cars. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers abducted a child, identified as Firas Nidal Mansour, 14, and […]

February 15, 2017 11:18 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, News Report, Qalqilia, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Child in Bil’in Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, the village of Bil’in, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, searched homes and abducted a Palestinian child, in addition to summoning another Palestinian for interrogation. Abdullah Abu Rahma, the coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Wall and Colonies in […]

February 15, 2017 10:25 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and Doura town, southwest of Hebron, violently searched several homes and abducted five Palestinians. Mohammad Awad, the media spokesperson of the Popular Committee in Beit Ummar, said the soldiers invaded homes […]

February 15, 2017 9:55 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0