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Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians, Including A Child, In Qalqilia And Tubas

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, five Palestinians, including a child, in the West Bank governorates of Qalqilia and Tubas. The Qalqilia office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS), in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, said the soldiers invaded Kufur Qaddoum town, east of the city, […]

April 27, 2017 8:55 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Qalqilia, Tubas, West Bank 0

Israeli Court Sentences Palestinian Teenage Girl To Ten Years

The Israeli District Court in occupied Jerusalem sentenced, Wednesday, a Palestinian teenage girl to ten years in prison, after convicting her of “an attempted stabbing attack,” in the city. The verdict came after Israel delayed her court hearings 24 times since he abducted in February 2016. The court session was […]

April 27, 2017 6:28 AM IMEMC News Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

After 28 Days In Israeli Morgue, Slain Mother Buried Next To Her Son

After Israel held her body for 28 consecutive days since the soldiers shot her, and prevented medics from approaching her, eventually leading to her bleeding to death, the corpse of slain Palestinian mother from Shu’fat refugee camp, in occupied Jerusalem, was finally released to her family, and was buried next […]

April 27, 2017 4:30 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

PCHR Concerned over Life of Palestinian Prisoners on Hunger Strike in Israeli Jails

The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) is strongly concerned over the life of hundreds of Palestinian prisoners, who have started a hunger strike for 10 days in the Israeli jails in protest against the deterioration of their living conditions and deprivation of their most basic human rights. PCHR emphasizes […]

April 26, 2017 3:54 PM PCHR Gaza Gaza Strip, Human rights, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Dozens Of Former Political Prisoners Launch A Solidarity Hunger Strike In Tubas

Mahmoud Sawafta, the head of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) in Tubas, in the northeastern part of the occupied West Bank, said that dozens of former political prisoners have started, Wednesday, a solidarity hungers strike with Palestinian detainees, who are holding an open-ended hunger strike, demanding legitimate rights. The former […]

April 26, 2017 3:48 PM IMEMC News Human rights, News Report, Prisoners, Tubas, West Bank 0

461 Palestinian Women Killed in Syrian Conflict

About 461 Palestinian refugee women have been killed in Syria as a result of various reasons, including bombing, sniping, clashes and torture, the Action Group for Palestinian of Syria reported Wednesday. According to Al Ray, the group recorded that the total number of Palestinian refugees killed in Syria is 3,483 since the […]

April 26, 2017 3:01 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Arab World, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

10,000 New Settlement Units Approved in Jerusalem

The Israeli Ministry of Housing and the West Jerusalem municipality has revived the construction of 10,000 settlement units in Atarot settlement, to the north of Jerusalem. PNN reports thayt, according to Israeli media, the construction plans have been frozen for years, due to the Obama administration’s opposition to building settlements. […]

April 26, 2017 2:43 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli Soldiers Invade Kifl Hares Town, Near Salfit

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, earlier on Wednesday at dawn, the town of Kifl Hares, west of Salfit in central West Bank, and prevented the Palestinians from using the streets, while Israeli colonists visited sites in the area. The Maan News Agency said many army vehicles invaded the town, fire […]

April 26, 2017 11:24 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Seriously Injures A Palestinian Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers shot and seriously injured, Tuesday, a Palestinian teenager from the northern West Bank governorate of Nablus, after he reportedly attempted to stab soldiers, near a military base, close to Huwwara junction. The Israeli army said the Palestinian “attempted to stab Israelis, but was shot by the soldiers,” before […]

April 26, 2017 11:09 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Confiscate 60 Tons Of Wood, Demolish Small Factory, In Jenin

On Wednesday morning, Israeli military jeeps, accompanied by bulldozers, invaded the town of Ya’bad, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, confiscated 60 tons of woods and demolished a small charcoal manufacturing facility. Eyewitnesses said several army jeeps invaded the town, before two military bulldozers demolished a charcoal […]

April 26, 2017 10:49 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians Near Jenin, One Near Hebron

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have abducted three Palestinians in Zabbouba village, west of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and one in Yatta town, south of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The Jenin office of the PPS said […]

April 26, 2017 10:35 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

5 Year Old Girl Dies in Gaza After Israel Denies Her Access To Medical Treatment

The al-Mezan Center for Human Rights issued a statement strongly denouncing the death of a Palestinian child, from the besieged Gaza Strip, after Israel refused to allow her to transfer out of the walled-in enclave, despite her serious health condition resulting from a metabolism disorder. Al-Mezan said the family received […]

April 26, 2017 9:11 AM IMEMC News Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human rights, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Israeli Colonists Burn A Palestinian Car Near Nablus

A number of extremist Israeli colonists infiltrated, on Wednesday at dawn, into Huwwara town, south of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, and burnt a parked Palestinian car. Ghassan Daghlas, an official in charge of Israeli settlements’ file, at the Palestinian Authority in the northern part […]

April 26, 2017 9:02 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Four Palestinians Injured, Dozens Suffer Effects Of Teargas Inhalation, Near Jerusalem

Palestinian medical sources have reported, on Tuesday evening, that at least four young men were shot with rubber-coated steel bullets, and dozens of residents suffered the severe effects of teargas inhalation, during clashes with Israeli soldiers near Qalandia Terminal, north of occupied East Jerusalem. Media sources said hundreds of Palestinians […]

April 26, 2017 4:54 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Prisoners, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Invade Nabi Saleh Village, Near Ramallah

Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, on Tuesday evening, the village of Nabi Saleh, northwest of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and clashed with many youngsters, who hurled stones on the army vehicles. Media sources in Nabi Saleh said the clashes took place in the eastern area of the […]

April 26, 2017 4:35 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0