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11 Aug
10:53

Ahmad Dawabsha Transferred to Tel Hashomer Hospital after Severe Health Deterioration

Five-year-old sole survivor of an arson attack in the village of Douma, in the occupied West Bank district of Nablus, last year, Ahmad Dawabsha, was taken to Israel’s Tel Hashomer hospital Wednesday night, after his health deteriorated. Naser Dawabsha, a member of the family, told Ma’an News Agency that the […]

31 Jul
11:48

Sunday Marks One Year Anniversary of Dawabsha Attack

Sunday marks the first anniversary of the arson attack on the house of the Dawabsha  family, which was carried out by Israeli settlers in Douma village, to the south of Nablus. The father Saad, 32, mother Reham, 27, and 18-month-old Ali were killed while Ahmed, aged 5, the only survivor among the family, […]

22 Jul
10:31

Ahmad Dawabsha Returns Home to Douma

Nearly one year to the date that his mother, father, and 18-month-old brother were murdered, as Jewish extremists firebombed their family home, six-year-old Ahmad Dawabsha was released from Israel’s Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, on Friday, according to Israeli media. The young boy was severely injured in the high-profile attack […]

20 Jan
8:02

Ahmad Dawabsha to Learn Family’s Fate This Week

January 20, 2016 8:02 AM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

The orphaned survivor of a fatal arson attack on a Palestinian family will learn, this week, the fate of his family, five months after the attack.Five-year-old Ahmad Dawabsha lost his 18-month-old brother Ali and both of his parents when their home in the occupied West Bank village of Douma was […]

14 Jan
7:28

Real Madrid Invites Ahmad Dawabsha to Visit Team

January 14, 2016 7:28 PM IMEMC Agencies Diplomacy, International, News Report 0

Real Madrid football club, on Wednesday, said that they have invited the arson attack survivor, five-year-old Ahmad Dawabsha, to visit the team and meet star player Cristiano Ronaldo.Ahmad is the only member of the Dawabsheh family who survived the Israeli terrorist arson attack on his home in Douma, near Nablus, […]

04 Jan
1:59

Dawabsha Arsonists Indicted

January 4, 2016 1:59 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

An Israeli court, on Sunday morning, indicted two Jewish Israeli extremists suspected in the July arson attack on a Palestinian home which killed a baby and his parents — a case that has been unsolved for months and fueled the current rise of tensions.The arson attack in the West Bank […]

01 Jan
7:06

Dawabsha Suspect to be Charged with Murder

January 1, 2016 7:06 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

A suspect in the deadly arson attack on the Dawabsha family is expected to be charged with murder within days, Israeli media reported.Israeli state prosecutors reportedly notified the Petah Tikva Magistrate’s court on Wednesday that an indictment would be submitted in the following five days, Israeli daily Haaretz reported. The […]

24 Dec
7:27

VIDEO: Extremists Celebrate Wedding by Stabbing Photo of Ali Dawabsha

December 24, 2015 7:27 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli Media has released a video showing a wedding celebration, in which a masked Orthodox youth is holding up a firebomb while another is seen stabbing a photo of Ali Dawabsha, the toddler who was killed in a Douma arson attack, this past July.According to Haaretz, the video was filmed […]

12 Dec
11:11

Israeli Legislator: Firebombing of Dawabsha family ‘not an act of terror’

December 12, 2015 11:11 PM IMEMC Agencies Israel, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

Israeli Knesset Member Bezalel Smotrich stated on Thursday that he did not consider the burning to death of a Palestinian family to be an act of terror. His statement came on the same day that the main suspect in the attack, an Israeli right-wing settler, was released from prison.Smotrich published […]

12 Dec
10:39

Suspect in Dawabsha Case Released to House Arrest

December 12, 2015 10:39 PM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

On Thursday, one of the suspects in the fatal arson attack on the Dawabsha family, this past July, was released to house arrest.The settler, who is reportedly connected to a Jewish extremist organization, was arrested along with several others as a suspect in the arson that killed three members of […]

07 Dec
1:12

Ahmad Dawabsha: Returning Home Will Be The Hardest Day

Ahmad Dawabsha does not sleep as easily as other children.He breathes heavily and fidgets in discomfort. The four-year-old’s body is positioned however his injuries allow, with his face framed by the beige body suit that protects him from his burns. Four months after the arson attack by Israeli settlers that […]

04 Dec
5:44

Several Arrested in Connection with Dawabsha Arson Murder

December 4, 2015 5:44 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Several Israeli youths connected to Jewish extremist organizations have been arrested by Israeli forces for suspected involvement in a fatal arson attack on a Palestinian family in July, Shin Bet said on Thursday.An Israeli police spokeswoman for Arab media, Luba al-Samri, confirmed that police ‘recently arrested young men suspected of […]

04 Dec
2:53

Israeli Hospital Bills the PA for Medical Treatment of Dawabsha Child

December 4, 2015 2:53 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine 0

The Palestinian Health Ministry has confirmed that the Tel HaShomer Israeli Hospital sent them a bill, demanding the Palestinians to pay the expenses of the treatment of Ahmad Dawabsha, the only survivor of his family after Israeli terrorists firebombed their home five months ago, killing his mother, father and his […]

08 Sep
8:51

Clashes in Jerusalem Upon Death of Riham Dawabsha

September 8, 2015 8:51 PM IMEMC Agencies Internal Unrest, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Clashes erupted in occupied East Jerusalem, overnight Monday, following the death of Riham Dawabsha, the mother of an 18-month-old toddler who was burned alive in an arson attack carried out by Israeli settlers in July.The East Jerusalem neighborhoods of Wadi al-Joz, Silwan and al-Tour witnessed clashes, as Palestinians also marked […]

08 Sep
5:07

Thousands Attend Funeral of Reham Dawabsha, Mother of 18-month old Baby who was Burned to Death

September 8, 2015 5:07 AM Celine Hagbard Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

A day after her death in an Israeli hospital from wounds sustained when Israeli settlers firebombed her family home just over a month ago, Reham Dawabsha’s funeral was held in her village south of Nablus, in the northern part of the West Bank on Monday.Reham Dawabsha was 27, having just […]

07 Sep
8:07

Reham Dawabsha, Burn Victim from Israeli Arson Attack, Dies Of Her Wounds

September 7, 2015 8:07 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli media sources have reported that Reham Dawabsha died of her serious wounds, shortly after midnight on Sunday night, after a deterioration in her health condition, despite a slight improvement earlier in the day. Her child was burnt to death in the attack, her husband died of his wounds later, […]

06 Sep
10:34

Riham Dawabsha ‘Responding’ to Treatment

September 6, 2015 10:34 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Medical sources said, Sunday, that Riham al-Dawabsha, mother of a Palestinian 18-month-old toddler who was killed in an terrorist attack carried out by Israeli settlers in July, was beginning to ‘respond’ to medical treatment, although she remained in critical danger.Medical sources at Tel HaShomer Hospital told Ma’an that Riham, 27, […]

15 Aug
6:52

Israeli Soldiers Fire on Memorial for Ali Dawabsha

August 15, 2015 6:52 PM IMEMC Agencies Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli forces opened fire at Palestinian and foreign activists on Friday during a memorial in the village of Susiya south of Hebron for 18-month-old Ali Dawabsha who was killed in an arson attack by Israeli settlers on July 30, a spokesperson from the Popular Struggle Coordination Committee said.No injuries were […]

12 Aug
11:20

Mother of Ali Dawabsha’s Health Deteriorating, Possible Brain Death

August 12, 2015 11:20 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The mother of the 18-month-old Palestinian boy who was killed in a recent arson attack on his home, by Israeli settlers in the occupied West Bank, may have gone brain dead, according to a report.(Press TV/Al Ray) Riham Dawabsha who was herself injured, and also lost her husband as a […]

09 Aug
7:34

Thousands Attend Funeral Of Sa’ad Dawabsha

August 9, 2015 7:34 AM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Thousands of Palestinians participated, on Saturday evening, in the funeral procession and ceremony of Sa’ad Dawabsha who died Saturday of serious burns and injuries resulting from the Israeli terrorist attack on his family home, leading to the death of his baby, Ali, ten days ago.Dawabsha’s body was moved from an […]

08 Aug
12:08

Sa’ad Dawabsha, Father Of Burnt To Death Baby, Dies Of His Wounds

August 8, 2015 12:08 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Medical sources have reported, Saturday, that Sa’ad Mohammad Dawabsha, the father of Ali, 18 months of age, who was burnt to death in an Israeli terrorist attack targeting their home last week, has succumbed to his serious wounds.The sources said Sa’ad, 32 years of age, died at the Soroka Israeli […]

03 Aug
9:21

Wounded Dawabsha Family members Still in Critical Condition

August 3, 2015 9:21 AM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Palestinian Health Minister Jawad Awwad said that the wounded father, mother and brother of the 18-month old baby who was burned to death Thursday are still facing life-threatening injuries from the 3rd degree burns that they suffered in the Israeli terrorist attack against their home.Awwad said that the father Sa’ad, […]

19 Aug
6:34

19-year-old Israeli Extremist Released from Administrative Detention

Israeli authorities released a 19-year-old Israeli terrorist from administrative detention — an Israeli policy of imprisonment without charge or trial — on Friday, after he was detained in June for allegedly attacking Palestinian communities. The Hebrew language version of Haaretz reported that the Shin Bet, Israel’s internal security agency, released […]

12 Aug
4:58

36 Palestinian Homes Demolished as Punishment since October 2015

Israel’s demolition policy of Palestinian homes as a punitive measure has affected dozens of families, such as this one in Silwad demolished on Thursday to punish the family of a Palestinian alleged to have attacked Israeli soldiers. (WAFA photo/Baha Nasr) With the demolition of three Palestinian homes in the West […]

06 Jun
5:50

Empire Files Rewind: Inside the Hotbeds of Israeli Settler Terror

Published on Jan 10, 2017 Abby Martin goes on-the-ground to the epicenters of state-backed settler terrorism in Palestine’s occupied West Bank. This installment visits both the rural countryside of Douma—interviewing the surviving members of the Dawabsha family, victims of a horrific arson attack that left three dead—and the urban center […]

12 Apr
12:56

Israeli Extremists Write Racist Graffiti In Jerusalem

Extremist Israeli colonists wrote, earlier Wednesday, racist graffiti, including the largely-used “Death To Arabs,” on a wall of a Palestinian neighborhood, in occupied East Jerusalem. The racist graffiti was written in the Baq’a Palestinian neighborhood, and were uncovered by locals who called the Police. Besides “Death To Arabs,” among the […]

04 Aug
10:16

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (28 July – 03 August 2016)

Israeli violations of international law and international humanitarian law, in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, continued during the reporting period (28 July – 03 August 2016). Shooting: Israeli forces have continued to commit crimes, inflicting civilian casualties. They have also continued to use excessive force against Palestinian civilians participating in peaceful […]

30 Jul
3:25

Several Palestinians, Journalists And Peace Activists Injured In Kufur Qaddoum

Several Palestinians, including journalists, and international activists, have been injured Friday after Israeli soldiers assaulted the weekly protest in Kufur Qaddoum, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia. Morad Eshteiwy, the coordinator of the Popular Committee in Kufur Qaddoum, said the soldiers invaded the village soon after the […]

30 Jul
2:49

Army Kidnaps A Teen, Peace Activist, In Bil’in Weekly Nonviolent Protest

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and kidnapped a Palestinian teen and an Israeli solidarity activist. The Popular Committee in Bil’in said the soldiers kidnapped Hamza al-Khatib, 17, and Israeli peace […]

29 Jul
11:58

Young Man Suffers A Broken Arm; Many Suffer Effects Of Teargas Inhalation in Ni’lin

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies in Ni’lin village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing one Palestinian to suffer a fracture in his arm, and many others suffered the effects of teargas inhalation. The coordinator of the Popular Committee […]

Arson attack in Douma (image from Ma'an)
21 Jul
12:37

Another arson in town where family was burned to death last year

On Tuesday night, a Palestinian couple was nearly burned alive in their beds in the town of Douma, near Nablus, after a flaming explosive was thrown into the second story window of their home while they were sleeping. The attack came just days before the one-year anniversary of the horrific […]

02 Jul
12:08

Weekly Nonviolent Protests Held In Ni’lin And Bil’in, Near Ramallah

Dozens of Palestinian, Israeli and international peace activists held, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protests against the Annexation Wall, colonies, and ongoing Israeli violations. The protesters also commemorated the second anniversary of the death of Mohammad Abu Khdeir, a Palestinian child who was kidnapped by Israeli terrorists, before they tortured him, […]

08 Jun
10:01

Douma Homes to be Demolished

Yesterday, the Palestinian News and Info Agency reported that Israeli authorities notified Adeeb Dawabsha, deputy mayor of Douma, that two of his homes and a carpentry workshop would be demolished. Adeeb told the Palestinian News and Info Agency that Israeli authorities claim he built the structures without a permit. Douma, […]

08 Jun
9:52

Hebron Human Rights Defender Testifies in Case of Execution of Abdel Fattah al-Sharif

06/08/16 | International Solidarity Movement | al-Khalil Team On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016, human rights defender Imad Abu Shamsiyah testified in an Israeli court over the case of the extrajudicial execution of Abdel Fattah al-Sharif in occupied al-Khalil (Hebron). Abdel Fattah al-Sharif and Ramzi Aziz al-Qasrawi were both gunned down by […]

08 Jun
4:37

Palestine Today 06 07 2016

June 8, 2016 4:37 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download/Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, June 7, 2016. Israeli soldiers hand over demolishing orders to West Bank families, meanwhile the government plans more settlement units near Jerusalem. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli soldiers […]

07 Jun
2:11

Israeli Army Delivers Demolition Orders Against Two Homes, A Carpentry, Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday, the village of Douma, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and handed demolition orders targeting two homes, and a carpentry workshop. The WAFA News Agency quoted Adeeb Dawabsha, the deputy mayor of Douma village, stating that the army is alleging the properties […]

27 May
11:48

Israel To Demolish Homes, Sheds, Electricity And Water Networks, Near Nablus

The Israeli Authorities decided to demolish homes, agricultural sheds, in addition to water and electricity networks, in Douma Palestinian village, south of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of Israeli settlements’ files in the northern West Bank, said the […]

15 Apr
7:44

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Friday at dawn, nine Palestinians different parts of the occupied West Bank, while one Palestinian was kidnapped, on Thursday evening, near Tulkarem. Several army vehicles invaded, approximately at 3 at dawn, the village of Douma, southeast of the northern West Bank district of Nablus, before breaking […]

11 Apr
9:08

Army Kidnaps Six Palestinians In Nablus

April 11, 2016 9:08 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian media sources have reported that Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn and at night Sunday, several areas in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, searched many homes, and kidnapped at least six Palestinians. The sources said the soldiers invaded Tal village, south of Nablus, and kidnapped Malek […]

06 Apr
12:13

Israeli Extremists Invade Douma Village, Near Nablus

Palestinian medical sources have reported that a young man was injured, on Tuesday evening, after a number of fanatic Israeli colonists attempted to invade Douma village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of Israeli Settlements File in the northern part […]

Israeli soldiers abduct youth (archive image from Palestine News)
04 Apr
12:09

Israeli Army Kidnaps Twelve Palestinians In The West Bank

April 4, 2016 12:09 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and on Monday at dawn, at least twelve Palestinians, including a father and his son, in various communities in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded the northern West Bank district of Nablus, and […]

29 Mar
1:48

Soldiers Kidnap Eight Palestinians In The West Bank, 20 Since Dawn

March 29, 2016 1:48 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, Tuesday, at least eight Palestinians in the West Bank districts of Ramallah, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Qalqilia and Nablus, and kidnapped eight Palestinians. The army kidnapped twelve Palestinians in Hebron, at dawn.The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded al-Mazra’a al-Gharbiyya village, near the central West Bank […]

Ahmad Dawabsha looks at poster of his mom (image from family)
23 Mar
12:30

Child whose family was burned alive by settlers returns home to Douma

March 23, 2016 12:30 PM Celine Hagbard Human rights, Nablus, News Report 0

Five-year old Ahmad Dawabsha, who was four when his entire family was burned to death in their beds last July, returned to his hometown for the first time on Tuesday.The child was severely burned over 85% of his body, and has remained in hospitals and rehab centers since the attack […]

16 Feb
6:48

20 Dwellings Demolished near Nablus

February 16, 2016 6:48 AM IMEMC Agencies Nablus, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

Israeli forces, on Monday, demolished 20 Palestinian dwellings in Ein al-Rushrash, a locality to the southeast of Douma village, south of Nablus, according to a local activist.Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement construction in the northern West Bank, said that Israeli forces, escorting a bulldozer, demolished 20 dwellings making up the […]

13 Feb
3:34

“Faster than Ronaldo”: Palestinian Supporters Criticize Real Madrid Superstar (VIDEO)

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has been a treading topic on social media since Wednesday, after posting on his personal social media accounts his new appearance in an Israeli commercial. “There are rumors that I’m going to be a star in Israel. Not in soccer… In a HOT commercial,” he […]

25 Jan
2:43

Settlers Torch Palestinian School in Galilee

January 25, 2016 2:43 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

A group of Israeli settlers, on Saturday night, set fire to a Palestinian school in Tuba village of the Galilee area, inside the 1948 lands.Locals said, according to the PNN, that the fire escalated at around 11 PM, when the firefighters rushed to the scene and put out the fire. […]

21 Jan
4:40

Israeli Youths Arrested on Suspicion of Church Vandalism

January 21, 2016 4:40 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Two Israeli teenagers suspected of scrawling hate speech on a historic church in occupied East Jerusalem, earlier this week, have been arrested, according to Israeli police.A spokesperson said that a 16-year-old Jewish suspect was arrested on Tuesday and another Jewish teen, aged 15, was arrested on Wednesday, following ongoing police […]

20 Jan
10:03

Ed’eis: “My Son Did Not Kill The Settler, He Was Playing In Schoolyard”

January 20, 2016 10:03 AM Saed Bannoura Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Bader Abdullah Ed’eis, the father of Morad, aged 16, denied Israeli allegations that his son was behind the killing of a settler woman in Entail Israeli colony, and said that his son was playing in a school playground, at least 3 milometers away from the settlement, when the attack took […]

19 Jan
1:46

Palestinian Workers Completely Removed from Gush Etzion Settlement

Etzion Brigade Commander Colonel Roman Gofman, on Monday, issued an order to immediately remove all Palestinian workers from the Gush Etzion settlement, including from stores and businesses, according to The Jewish Press. The Israeli military claimed that the order came in order to halt Palestinian stabbing operatives. But similar moves […]

18 Jan
1:39

Extremist Settlers: “Slaughter the Christians”

January 18, 2016 1:39 AM IMEMC Agencies Holy sites, Jerusalem, News Report 0

A group of extremist, right-wing Israeli settlers, on Sunday at dawn, sprayed slogans calling for the slaughter of Christians, on the walls of an old monastery in Jerusalem.The slogans are thought to have been written by the extremist “PriceTag” group, which has repeatedly attacked Palestinian homes, churches and mosques overnight, […]

13 Jan
3:08

Disclosure: Settlers’ Plan to Create ‘Messianic Kingdom’

Israel decided to use torture against it’s own, as the internal intelligence service, last year, struggled with the uncovering of a murder case against the Palestinian baby Ali Dawabsha and his parents, Riham and Saad. They were killed on July 31, last year, in their home, in the village of […]

01 Jan
6:57

Settlers Assault Taxi Driver, Shut Down Main Road

January 1, 2016 6:57 AM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report 0

Israeli settlers from the illegal settlement, Mabo Dothan, built on the land of Yabad, to the southwest of Jenin, Thursday, assaulted a Palestinian taxi driver and hurled stones at Palestinian vehicles.Mohammad Mahmoud from the village of Tura said that a number of Israeli settlers attacked and beat him up after […]

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31 Dec
5:16

Palestine Today 12 30 2015

December 31, 2015 5:16 AM IMEMC Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, December 30, 2015. Israeli soldiers injuries 24 Palestinians and kidnap 28 others during invasions targeting West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. At least 24 Palestinians […]

31 Dec
4:11

5 Israelis Detained Following Wedding Incited Murder (VIDEO)

December 31, 2015 4:11 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Israeli police have arrested five Israelis involved in a Jerusalem wedding ceremony that incited violence towards Palestinians, Israeli media reported Tuesday.The groom of the wedding — reportedly a well-known member of the radical right — was arrested in addition to an Israeli soldier and two minors, Israeli daily Haaretz said, […]

29 Dec
1:53

Israeli Bill Set to Impose New Measures on Rights Groups

December 29, 2015 1:53 PM IMEMC Agencies Human rights, Israel, News Report 0

Israeli ministers have voted in favour of a bill that will crack down on human rights groups receiving funds from abroad, a move EU officials have said is reminiscent of totalitarian regimes.Opponents say the bill unfairly targets leftwing organizations critical of government policy, leaving rightwing pro-settlement groups immune from the […]

28 Dec
2:49

Netanyahu Draws Line Between ‘Arab’ and ‘Jewish’ Terror

December 28, 2015 2:49 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

Following the recent increase in Jewish extremism, Israel’s Prime Minister on Sunday said that comparing “Arab terror and Jewish terror” was impossible, Israeli media reported.During the weekly cabinet meeting, Benjamin Netanyahu said: ‘Here [in Israel] we condemn and they [the Palestinians] praise,’ Israeli daily Haaretz has reported. The PM said […]

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23 Dec
2:47

Palestine Today 12 22 2015

December 23, 2015 2:47 AM IMEMC Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, December 22, 2015. Israeli troops target and injuries Gaza Farmers and in the West Bank settlers attack a Palestinian family and uproot trees. These stories, and more, coming up, stay […]

23 Dec
12:19

VIDEO: Bethlehem Olive Tree Killed by Apartheid Wall Lit Up for Christmas

December 23, 2015 12:19 AM IMEMC Agencies Bethlehem, Human interest, Human rights 0

The Popular Struggle Coordination Committee (PSCC), on Monday evening, lit up an olive tree that was uprooted by the Israeli occupation in Bir Ouna valleys, Beit Jala town, Bethlehem.The tree was decorated with both oppression and resistance tools, according to the PNN; It was adorned with bullets, teargas canisters, wires, […]

22 Dec
2:47

Two Palestinian-Americans killed in December – no U.S. government response

December 22, 2015 2:47 PM Celine Hagbard Diplomacy, International, News Report 0

The U.S. government has yet to respond to the killing of two of its citizens by the Israeli military over the past three weeks – the latest being Mohammad Abdul-Rahman Ayyad, 21, shot while driving his car near Silwad on Friday December 18th.On December 4th, Abdul-Rahman Wajeeh Barghouthi, 27, was […]

22 Dec
1:34

Family Suffocates After Israeli Fanatics Hurled Gas Bombs Into Their Home

December 22, 2015 1:34 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

A group of fanatic Israeli colonizers hurled, on Tuesday at dawn, several gas bombs into a Palestinian home, in Beitello village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing the family to suffocate.The Israeli assailants broke the glass of a window, and threw the gas bombs inside the […]

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22 Dec
3:11

Palestine Today 12 21 2015

December 22, 2015 3:11 AM IMEMC Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, December 21, 2015. Israeli troops injures a Palestinian child in West Bank clashes and kidnap fishermen from Gaza seashore. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli forces shot […]

22 Dec
2:27

Dual-citizen Suspects in the Douma Killings

December 22, 2015 2:27 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

In July of 2015, two parents and their 18-month-old son were burned to death when a group of Israelis threw firebombs at the Dawabsha family’s home in the village of Douma. A four-year-old child survived the attack, but sustained severe injuries.At least six Israelis were arrested for the attack as […]

22 Dec
2:16

Douma Murder Suspects Released

December 22, 2015 2:16 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

The Israeli Supreme Court is to release, on Monday, two Israelis accused of burning the Dawabsha family in the village of Douma, occupied Nablus, four months ago.Israeli public radio stated, according to Al Ray, that it is expected to release other detainees accused of the crime this evening, provided that […]

19 Dec
11:34

Shin Bet: Jewish Terrorists Out to ‘Violently Overthrow’ Israeli Government

December 19, 2015 11:34 PM IMEMC Agencies Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israel’s domestic security agency Shin Bet, on Thursday, cautioned that a Jewish terror organization is seeking to “violently overthrow” the Israeli government, Israeli media reported.Israeli media across the board described the public statement issued by the security agency as a rare response to actors who have slandered the Shin Bet […]

15 Dec
7:22

Ya’alon: Not Enough Evidence to Try Douma Terrorists

December 15, 2015 7:22 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

The Israeli Ainister of Defense, Moshe Ya’alon, on Tuesday said that the terrorists who burned the home of the Dawabsha family, killing a baby and his parents, were identified, except that the court evidence against them is “not enough.”Ya’alon, speaking to army radio, admitted that the attack was “clearly a […]

14 Dec
9:21

Jordan Valley: Settlers Unleash Dogs on Shepherd

Israeli settlers, Sunday, unleashed dogs on a Palestinian shepherd in the northern Jordan Valley, causing him a serious injury in his foot, according to local sources.Aref Daraghmeh, who monitors settlement activities in the Jordan Valley, said settlers from the illegal settlement of Maskiyaot unleashed dogs at 18-year-old Rami Daraghmeh, causing […]

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12 Dec
4:06

This Week in Palestine Week 50 2015

December 12, 2015 4:06 AM IMEMC Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for December 5, to the 11, 2015. Seven Palestinians were killed this week by Israeli gunfire as clashes between Palestinian protesters and Israeli troops continue all over the Palestinians occupied […]

11 Dec
1:51

East Jerusalem Hospitals Network Sets Targets to Improve Health System

December 11, 2015 1:51 AM IMEMC Agencies Diplomacy, Human interest, Jerusalem 0

The East Jerusalem Hospitals Network (EJHN) announced, during its 4th annual conference in Notre Dame of Jerusalem Center, plans to improve the entire health system in the city of Jerusalem. The 2015 conference was held under the title “Challenges & Achievements”, and tackled major issues facing hospitals in Jerusalem, most […]

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05 Dec
2:04

This Week in Palestine Week 49 2015

December 5, 2015 2:04 AM IMEMC Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for November 28, to the December 4, 2015. This week ten Palestinians were killed by Israeli gunfire meanwhile Israeli court still has no evidence against settlers who are accused to […]

02 Dec
12:37

Israeli Sentenced for Arson Attack on Hand-in-Hand School

December 2, 2015 12:37 AM IMEMC Agencies Jerusalem, News Report, Prisoners 0

An Israeli court, on Tuesday, sentenced a Jewish extremist to three years in prison for his part in an arson attack on a mixed Palestinian and Israeli school in Jerusalem, last year.Yitzhak Gabbai, aged 31, was sentenced to two years for the attack, and a further ten months for possession […]

29 Nov
12:21

Olive Harvesters Driven From Lands in Burin

November 29, 2015 12:21 AM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli forces, on Saturday, chased Palestinian olive pickers off their land in the town of Burin, to the south of Nablus, according to an official.The Director of fieldwork in Rabbis for Human Rights, Zakaria El –Sdeh, informed WAFA Palestinian News & Info Agency that forces chased Palestinians harvesting their olive […]

26 Nov
11:56

Stores Demolished near Bethlehem, Settlers Close Major Junction

November 26, 2015 11:56 PM IMEMC Agencies Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

The Israeli army, Thursday, demolished two commercial structures and seized some of their contents in the village of Hosan, west of Bethlehem, according to local sources.Hassan Hamamreh, mayor of Hosan, told WAFA that an Israeli army force, accompanied by bulldozers, broke into the village and demolished two commercial structures belonging […]

22 Nov
8:11

Israeli Terrorists Burn Palestinian citizen of Israel to Death

November 22, 2015 8:11 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

A group of Israeli terrorists burnt to death a 22 year old Palestinian citizen of Israel, identified as Fadi Hoosh.Israeli police found the burnt body of the Israeli-Palestinian citizen inside a car in the garbage dump of the neighbourhood of Kafr Kannah. Israeli media sources reported that the police decided […]

12 Nov
11:31

ISIS – Israeli Style, In Knesset Too

November 12, 2015 11:31 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Opinion/Analysis, Palestine 0

New photos recently emerged, and were also published by Israeli TV Channel 2, of Israeli soldiers — mostly masked — expressing their support to the “Lehava” Israeli terrorist organization, largely ignored by western corporate media agencies, especially in the United States, while explicitly calling for the killing of Palestinians. They […]

10 Nov
1:51

Israeli Settler Opens Fire on Palestinian Farmers

November 10, 2015 1:51 AM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

An extremist Jewish Israeli settler opened fire, Monday morning, on Palestinian farmers in the West Bank city of Nablus.“The Palestinian farmers were working at their farm when an extremist Israeli Jewish settler from the illegal Jewish-only settlement of Ma’ale Levona stepped out of his car holding an automatic gun machine,” […]

09 Nov
12:12

Nablus: Settlers Stone Palestinian Cars, Attempt to Ram Journalists

November 9, 2015 12:12 AM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli settlers, on Sunday, attacked Palestinian vehicles passing along Nablus-Qalqilia road with stones, whereas an Israeli settler attempted to run over a group of journalists at Za’tara checkpoint, south of Nablus, according to local sources.Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement activities in northern West Bank, said a group of settlers gathered […]

26 Oct
2:06

Settler and Soldier Attacks Continue on Sunday

October 26, 2015 2:06 AM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli attacks on Palestinian civilians continued throughout the occupied West Bank, on Sunday, as soldiers assaulted and beat up a Palestinian driver working for the ministry of health. Settler attacks on Palestinians were also reported in the Jerusalem and Hebron districts.Israeli soldiers, Sunday, assaulted and beat up a Palestinian driver […]

20 Oct
11:18

Armed Settlers Attack Hebron Homes Under Military Protection

October 20, 2015 11:18 PM IMEMC Agencies Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Armed Israeli settlers — under Israeli military protection — attacked Palestinian homes with stones and empty glass bottles to the east of Hebron city, on Tuesday, according to local and security sources.Sources said, according to WAFA, that Jewish settlers from the Israeli settlement of Kiryat Arba, built illegally on Hebron […]

14 Oct
8:53

Settlers Burn Olive Fields, Attack International Activist near Nablus

October 14, 2015 8:53 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli settlers, Wednesday, set fire to large swaths of Palestinian-owned agricultural land near the village of Burin, to the south of Nablus in the West Bank, and injured a British activist while hurling stones at them, according to local sources.Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement activities in northern West Bank, told […]

11 Oct
10:47

Settlers Pepper Spray Palestinian in Jerusalem

October 11, 2015 10:47 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

A Palestinian youth, on Sunday, sustained light burns after being pepper-sprayed by three Israeli settlers in Jerusalem city.The youth, who was working at one of the shops at Jaffa Road, one of the longest and oldest major streets in Jerusalem, was attacked by three female settlers, causing him minor burns. […]

02 Oct
5:43

Two Settlers, Husband And Wife, Killed In West Bank Shooting Attack

Israeli sources have reported, on Thursday evening, that a husband and his wife, living in the Naria Israeli settlement in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, were killed in a shooting attack. Their children, who were with them in the car, were not hurt. The sources said the […]

20 Sep
9:24

Israeli Settler Reportedly Opens Fire on Palestinian Car

September 20, 2015 9:24 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

A suspected Israeli settler allegedly opened fire, on Saturday, at a Palestinian vehicle near the illegal Israeli settlement of Elon Moreh, in the northern occupied West Bank, a local monitor said.Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settler activities in the northern West Bank, told Ma’an News Agency that one person drove the […]

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12 Sep
1:54

This Week in Palestine Week 37 2015

September 12, 2015 1:54 AM IMEMC Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for September 5th, to the 11th, 2015. This week Palestine Flag to fly at United Nations Headquarters, meanwhile Israeli attacks targeting Palestinian communities in Gaza and the west Bank leave […]

12 Sep
12:39

Extremist Settlers Vandalize Islamic Cemetery in Jerusalem

September 12, 2015 12:39 AM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli extremists, last night, spray-painted racist graffiti on the walls of ar-Rahma Islamic cemetery, outside Jerusalem’s Old City, according to local sources. Shortly after Islamic Waqf personnel discovered the anti-Arab graffiti, the sources added that they attempted to remove it, but were prevented from continuing their work by Israeli police. […]

12 Sep
12:30

Ya’alon: Israeli Security Knows Identity of Douma Terrorists

September 12, 2015 12:30 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli Defense Minister, Moshe Ya’alon confirmed, on Wednesday, that Israeli occupation authorities know who burned the house of the Dawabsha family, in July, but failed to identify them.He claimed, according to Al Ray, that Israeli security sources held the settler assailants in administrative detention, without being tried, in order to […]

11 Sep
7:30

Many Nonviolent Protesters Injured In Bil’in

September 11, 2015 7:30 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

Israeli soldiers assaulted, on Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the illegal Israeli Annexation Wall and colonies, in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, leading to scores of injuries.Dozens of Palestinians, along with Israeli and International peace activists, marched from the center of the village, heading […]

11 Sep
4:03

Madama Villagers Foil Infilitration Attack By Israeli Extremists

September 11, 2015 4:03 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

A group young Palestinian men managed, earlier on Friday at dawn, to foil an attempt by a number of Israeli extremists to carry out an attack in Madama village, near the northern West Bank city of Nablus.The WAFA News Agency has reported that the Palestinians noticed an unusual activity, shortly […]

11 Sep
10:58

PCHR Weekly Report: One dead; 7 wounded, including 4 children, by Israeli troops this week

September 11, 2015 10:58 AM Celine Hagbard Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 03 – 09 Sep. 2015, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. An arson victim died of her wounds, and […]

09 Sep
11:45

Israeli Extremists Burn Olive Orchards Near Nablus

September 9, 2015 11:45 AM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

A group of Israeli extremists, living in illegal Israeli colonies in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, burnt on Wednesday at dawn, Palestinian olive orchards and farmlands, belonging to residents of Burin village, south of Nablus.Local sources said the burnt orchards are close to the Yitzhar illegal Israeli colony, […]

09 Sep
7:39

Three Palestinians Injured Near Nablus

September 9, 2015 7:39 AM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources have reported that three residents were injured, on Tuesday evening, after Israeli extremists hurled stones at their car, while the residents were driving back home in Jenin after paying their respect at the mourning home of the Dawabsha family in Nablus.The sources said the wounded Palestinians have […]

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07 Sep
11:34

Palestine Today 09 07 2015

September 7, 2015 11:34 PM IMEMC Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, September 7th, 2015. Third family member of Israeli arson attack dies of wounds, meanwhile Israeli troops invade West Bank communities and kidnap civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay […]

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29 Aug
1:28

This Week in Palestine Week 35 2015

August 29, 2015 1:28 AM IMEMC Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for August 22nd, to the 28th, 2015. As Palestinians prepare to elect a new executive committee for the Palestine Liberation Organization, at least 5 civilians including a journalist are injured […]

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25 Aug
8:49

The Palestine Today 08 24 2015

August 25, 2015 8:49 AM IMEMC Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, August 24th, 2015. Israeli troops invade West Bank communities and kidnap civilians, meanwhile settlers set fire to a Palestinian family home, these stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Unknown […]

24 Aug
10:55

UNRWA Workers Strike as School Year Officially Begins in Gaza

Around 225,000 Gazan schoolchildren were forced to return home, on Monday, after local staff at the UN agency for Palestinian refugees in Gaza (UNRWA) went on strike on the first day of the new school year.The strike comes amid a financial crisis in the agency that earlier threatened to delay […]

24 Aug
10:15

Gay Pride Stabbing Suspect Charged with Murder

August 24, 2015 10:15 PM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Israel, on Monday, charged an ultra-Orthodox Jewish Israeli man with murder for stabbing a 16-year-old girl to death and wounding five others at a Gay Pride parade, as he lashed out at homosexuality in court.Yishai Shlissel, who was released from prison only three weeks before the stabbing for a similar […]

24 Aug
9:56

Israeli Media: Several Extremist Israeli Settlers Arrested

August 24, 2015 9:56 PM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Haaretz Israeli newspaper, on Sunday, said that the Israeli army issued administrative orders against some 10 settlers living in West Bank settlements, and throughout Israel, over the past several days, as part of its ‘crackdown on Jewish extremism”.Haaretz said, according to the PNN, that the orders range in severity from […]

24 Aug
9:47

Another Palestinian Home Burned in Douma

August 24, 2015 9:47 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Unknown assailants have set fire to a Palestinian house in Douma village, to the east of Nablus, on Monday; no causalities reported. Locals believe that Israeli settlers are behind the attack. Al Ray reports that the official presiding over the West Bank settlements file, Ghassan Douglas, said that the house […]

16 Aug
8:08

Settler Hits Palestinian Child with Car, Flees Scene

August 16, 2015 8:08 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

An Israeli settler, on Sunday, ran over a Palestinian child in Yatma village, to the south of Nablus, and fled the scene, according to the PNN.Security sources said that a settler ran over 10-year-old Mohammed Mustafa Najjar, causing him a fracture in his right leg. The child was moved to […]

15 Aug
8:54

Soldiers Attack The Weekly Protest In Kufur Qaddoum

August 15, 2015 8:54 AM IMEMC News News Report, Non-violent action, Qalqilia 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly protest against the Israeli Apartheid Wall, colonies and the closure of the main road for the thirteenth consecutive year, in Kufur Qaddoum, near the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia.Israel closed the road 13 years ago, to enable Jewish-only traffic to the Kedumim illegal […]

15 Aug
7:55

Soldiers Attack Bilin’s Weekly Protest

August 15, 2015 7:55 AM IMEMC News News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

Israeli soldiers used excessive force against nonviolent Palestinian, Israeli and international peace activists, during the weekly protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies, in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah; scores of residents injured.The protesters marched carrying Palestinian flags and posters against the illegal Israeli occupation, […]