Search Results for : susiya

13 Feb
4:54

Villagers’ Last Ditch Plea for Susiya as Israeli Bulldozers Prepare to Move In

Susiya Village Council/PNN Despite outrage from British MPs and renowned international academics, the village of Susiya in the South Hebron Hills of the occupied West Bank is bracing itself for the bulldozers, after Israel‚Äôs High Court gave an initial green light to the government (1st February 2018). Israel wants to […]

26 Nov
9:17

Susiya Under Renewed Demolition Threat

The Palestinian village of Susiya, located in the South Hebron Hills area of the southern occupied West Bank, is under renewed threat of expulsion by the Israeli state, according to a statement from international activists working in the area. The activists released a statement on Saturday, saying that on Wednesday, […]

21 Jan
6:19

Army Destroys Susiya Shelters

Israeli army forces, on Wednesday, tore down two tents used as shelters by Palestinian families living east of Yatta, in the occupied West Bank, to the south of Hebron.‏The Popular Committee Coordinator in Yatta, Rateb al-Jabour, told WAFA that Israeli soldiers raided the Susiya area, in which about 350 people […]

26 Aug
3:16

Susiya Students: ‘Settlers follow us, steal our bags and rip our books.’

With the beginning of the new school year in Palestine, students of the South Hebron Hills village of Susiya, on Monday, revealed the struggles of going to school in light of continuous threats and settler attacks.On May 5th of 2015, the Israeli High Court of Justice ruled to allow the […]

26 Jul
3:35

Israel Affirms Palestinian Ownership Of Susiya Village, But Continues With Demolition Plan

The Israeli daily Haaretz has reported that a document released by the Civil Administration Office of the Defense Ministry affirms that Susiya village, in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, is built on private Palestinian property. But in spite of this admission, the Israeli military has stated that they […]

26 Jul
5:17

UN Coordinator Calls on Israel to Halt Susiya Demolition

This week, the United Nations’ Development & Humanitarian Coordinator for Palestine, Robert Piper, visited the village of Susiya to learn about the hardships and anxieties of the community under threat of demolition.During his visit, Piper was accompanied by other humanitarian partners and senior diplomats from the governments of Norway, Switzerland […]

24 Jul
10:24

Hundreds Protest the Destruction of Susiya village

On Friday at 1:30 midday Palestinian villagers were joined by more than 600 Israeli and international supporters to protest the Israeli military decision to demolish half of the homes of Susiya village in the southern Hebron plains south of the west Bank. The decision to demolish the homes of Susiya […]

23 Jul
2:00

PRESS RELEASE: SUSIYA ‚Äď New Standards for US Foreign Policy on Israel?

The U.S. State Department Urges Israel to refrain from demolishing Palestinian village, Susiya in the West Bank… fears a deterioration in standard of policy of indigenous displacement.22nd July, 2015 | Popular Struggle Coordination Committee | Ramallah In a US State Department press briefing, last week, John Kirby specifically referred to […]

23 Jul
1:48

MEPs: Pressure Israel on Susiya

A group of 21 Members of the European Parliament sent an urgent letter to the EU diplomacy chief Federica Mogherini concerning Israel‚Äôs plan to demolish the Palestinian village of Khirbet Susiya.Khirbet Susiya has been under imminent threat of demolition from Israel since May, when the Israeli High Court approved the […]

17 Jul
4:01

Half of Susiya to be Demolished after Ramadan

Israeli authorities ordered the demolition of around half of the homes, in a village south of Hebron, to be carried out after Ramadan, Israeli watchdogs said on Wednesday.Rabbis for Human Rights and B’Tselem said, in a statement, that pressure from Israeli settlers had led to the decision to carry out […]

13 Jul
12:12

Israel ‚ÄúOffers‚ÄĚ Susiya Residents To Relocate

July 13, 2015 12:12 PM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Human rights, News Report 0

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, Sunday, the village of Susiya, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and ‚Äúoffered‚ÄĚ the villages to leave their village and lands, and to relocate to different areas allocated by the ‚ÄúCivil Administration Office.‚ÄĚ Army to demolish structures in the village.Coordinator of the […]

05 May
1:14

Israel To Remove Susiya Village, In Hebron

An Israeli Court ruled Monday on the removal of Susiya Bedouin village, in Masafer Yatta area, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, after colonists of the illegal Susya settlement, demanded the removal of the Palestinian enclave.Coordinator of the Popular and National Committee in southern Hebron Rateb Jabour […]

03 Apr
2:50

UN Report: Susiya Village Faces a High Risk of Forced Displacement

A report published by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs for the occupied Palestinian territory (OCHAoPt) states that a Palestinian village is facing a high risk of forced displacement.The report said that the village of Susiya in the south Hebron hills in the West Bank is […]

11 Jul
6:25

Wedding in Susiya

√Ę‚ā¨ŇďWhite satin curtains flowed from the roof of the canopy, with attached golden sunflowers giving a most poignant backdrop as the sun sank slowly into the rocky, barren hills of Hebron√Ę‚ā¨¬¶√Ę‚ā¨¬¶√Ę‚ā¨¬¶.The groom√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs family lives in Susiya, the bride did her national service there. They met, they fell in love, and […]

22 Jul
8:50

Colonial Settlers Storm Hebron-area Village (VIDEO)

Israeli settlers continued to storm the Palestinian village of Susiya, for the third day in a row, in the southern occupied West Bank district of Hebron, on Sunday. According to local Ma’an sources, dozens of Israeli settlers, under the armed security by Israeli forces, stormed the Susiya village for the […]

12 Jul
7:52

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (05 ‚Äď 11 July 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes, in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), for the week of 05 ‚Äď 11 July, 2018. Shooting: ¬† Israeli forces continued to use lethal force against Palestinian civilians, who participated in peaceful demonstrations organized within the activities of the ‚ÄúGreat March of Return and Breaking […]

06 Jul
2:15

UN Officials Call for an End to West Bank Demolitions and Respect for International Law

The Following is a statement by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OCHA) : Today (Thursday), the Humanitarian Coordinator, Mr. Jamie McGoldrick, the Head of West Bank Operations for UNRWA, Mr. Scott Anderson, and the Head of the UN Office for […]

10 May
5:31

April: Human Rights Violations in Hebron

Confrontations between young men and the occupation forces in the center of Hebron, April 20, 2018. Photo credit: Mashhour Wahawah for WAFA. POSTED BY:¬†AHMAD JARADAT¬†MAY 9, 2018 Israeli occupation forces and settlers continue to commit human rights violations against Palestinians in the West Bank district of Hebron. On April 8, […]

27 Apr
2:08

Report: Israeli Army Demolishing West Bank Schools

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has published a report of¬† Israeli violations in the occupied Palestinian territories, with special note to¬†the demolition of schools and education facilities in the West Bank.¬† Israel authorities¬†have repeatedly denied Palestinians the necessary permits to build schools in the West Bank, and have demolished schools built […]

11 Apr
10:58

Israel’s Relentless Land Grabs: How Palestinians Resist

by¬†Yara Hawari Overview It has been 42 years since the Israeli police shot and killed six Palestinian citizens of Israel as they protested the expropriation of thousands of dunums of Palestinian land by the government. The protests were a result of mass collective action across the part of Mandate Palestine […]

13 Mar
10:33

Israeli Colonizers Burn Palestinian Farmlands Near Hebron

A group of extremist Israeli colonizers invaded, earlier on Monday morning, Palestinian agricultural lands in Masafer Yatta area, south of Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and burnt nearly 30 Dunams. The Coordinator of the Popular and National Committee in southern Hebron, Rateb Jabour, said […]

19 Feb
9:51

Shuhada Kindergarten Stands in Solidarity with Child Prisoners

Cordoba Checkpoint from the stairs accessing Cordoba School and the Shuhada St Kindergarten. Human Rights Defenders organised a solidarity campaign with Palestinian Child prisoners at the Shuhada St. Kindergarten, on Sunday, February 4, 2018. The kindergarten is close to the Cordoba school in the H2 Israeli controlled area of al […]

02 Feb
9:43

Israeli Court Orders Demolition Of Seven Buildings Near Hebron

An Israeli court ordered, Thursday, the demolition of seven Palestinian residential buildings in Susiya village, south of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The court was looking into petitions filed by Palestinians living in the targeted homes, and said that the ‚ÄúCivil Administration Office,” which is […]

05 Jan
2:06

Israel Plans Massive Expansion of West Bank Colonial Settlements: 3,829 New Units

In a report by the Israeli Channel Two news, the Israeli government plan was revealed, to give final approval to 3,829 new colonial settlement units next week. The expansion plan follows a number of Israeli directives to take over more Palestinian land in the West Bank, including Jerusalem, in direct […]

24 Nov
3:06

Israel Confident of its Ability to Expel Palestinian Communities

Over the past month, the Israeli state has informed three Palestinian communities that it intends to expel them from their homes and land. According to Israeli human rights center B‚ÄôTselem, the notification was made by leaving orders on the roadside. In the northern Jordan Valley, on 9 November, 2017, the […]

19 Oct
7:03

Adalah Holds 12th Annual Law Students Camp: The Nakba and the Law (VIDEO)

60 Palestinian students from West Bank, East J’lem, Golan Heights, and citizens of Israel participated; one student: ‘I hadn’t considered a career in human rights, but the camp changed my mind.’ Sixty Palestinian and Arab students from the West Bank, East Jerusalem, the Golan Heights, and citizens of Israel participated […]

11 Oct
3:30

Soldiers Injure Several Palestinians South Of Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday evening, the town of Yatta, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and clashed with many Palestinians, causing scores of residents to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Rateb Jabour, the coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Wall and Colonies in southern […]

06 Sep
7:26

War Crimes: B’Tselem Warns Netanyahu over Demolition of Palestinian Villages

Israeli rights group B‚ÄôTselem slammed the Israeli government‚Äôs plans to forcibly expel two Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank, in a letter to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saying that such a move would constitute a ‚Äúwar crime.‚ÄĚ The letter, made public on Monday, describes in detail how the […]

02 Sep
3:05

Child Seriously Injured After Being Rammed By A Settler’s Car In Hebron

Palestinian medical sources have reported, Friday, that a child was seriously injured after being rammed by a speeding car, driven by an Israeli colonist near Keryat Arba‚Äô illegal colony, in Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The sources stated that the child, identified as Samira […]

Map of South Hebron Hills showing path of Wall (image from UN)
03 Aug
12:41

Israeli construction of southern section of Annexation Wall completed

A 26-mile stretch of Wall, 20-feet high and made from cement, has been completed in the South Hebron Hills, in the southern part of the West Bank, according to Israeli sources. This section of Wall divides the southern part of the West Bank and cements the illegally established settlements put […]

05 Jun
4:42

2,500 Settlement Units to be Approved

Israeli occupation authorities are expected to approve 2,500 new settlement units in the occupied West Bank next week, a local NGO revealed on Friday. According to Peace Now, the High Planning Committee of the Israeli Civil Administration ‚ÄĒ the military authority governing the occupied territories ‚Äď will be meeting to […]

03 Jun
6:39

2,100 West Bank Settlement Units to be Approved

Some 2,100 new housing units, all over the West Bank, will be on the agenda of the planning and building committee of the Israeli army’s civil administration, next week, Haaretz¬†reported. The Israeli paper noted, according to the PNN:‚ÄĚSome 1,500 of the units are to be constructed inside the settlement blocs, […]

30 Sep
9:03

OCHA: “33 Structures Demolished In The Past Three Days In Multiple Incidents”

Press Release – OCHA:¬†Between 26 and 28 September, the Israeli authorities demolished 33 residential and livelihood-related structures in multiple locales across Area C and East Jerusalem, on grounds of lack of building permits. As a result, 35 people, a third of them children, have been displaced, and more than 100 […]

11 Sep
10:57

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (01‚Äď 07 September 2016)

Israeli violations of international law and international humanitarian law in the oPt continued during the reporting period (01 ‚Äď 07 September 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 protests in the […]

23 Jun
10:03

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (16 ‚Äď 22 June 2016)

Israeli violations of international law and international humanitarian law in the occupied Palestinian territories continued during the reporting period (16 ‚Äď 22 June 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 protests […]

20 Jun
12:16

Army Kidnaps Seven Palestinians In Hebron, Injures Two Siblings

June 20, 2016 12:16 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Updated: Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Monday at dawn, the southern West Bank city of Hebron, before the soldiers kidnapped seven¬†Palestinians, and injured two siblings with rubber-coated steel bullets. The army also invaded a few towns in the district. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has […]

Demolition in Susiya
20 Jun
2:32

Israeli forces demolish two homes south of Hebron, despite pledge to stop demolitions in Ramadan

June 20, 2016 2:32 AM Celine Hagbard Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

The Israeli military demolished two homes, an outdoor kitchen and a barn on Saturday in Wadi Jheish and Umm Al-Daraj, in the village of Susiya, in the south Hebron hills. The destruction came despite a pledge by Israeli authorities that they would hold off on destroying Palestinian homes and forcing […]

13 Jun
7:22

Homes Raided in 5th Day of Yatta Siege

Israeli forces,¬†on Monday at dawn, broke¬†into and raided¬†Palestinian homes in the¬†southern West Bank town of Yatta, tightening the siege that has been¬†imposed on the town¬†since Thursday. The siege on Yatta¬†followed the Tel Aviv¬†shooting which was carried by two youths from the town, and saw¬†four Israelis killed and several others injured. […]

13 Jun
9:31

Army Tightens Siege On Yatta Town, South Of Hebron

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, many Palestinian homes in Yatta town, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and searched many homes, before the army tightened the siege that was imposed on the town several days ago. The soldiers invaded Yatta from several directions, […]

05 Feb
11:24

Soldiers Demolish Two Tents Near Hebron, Injure A Palestinian In Bethlehem

February 5, 2016 11:24 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers demolished, on Thursday evening, two residential tents in the Susiya village, southeast of Yatta town, in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, and confiscated them. The soldiers also shot and injured one Palestinian, east of Bethlehem.Head of the Susiya Village Council Jihad Nawaj‚Äôa, said several army vehicles […]

21 Jan
9:24

Soldiers Kidnap A Palestinian Near Hebron

January 21, 2016 9:24 AM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Wednesday evening, a young Palestinian man at Beit ‚ÄėEinoun junction, east of the southern West Bank district of Hebron, allegedly for carrying a knife.Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers kidnapped Ja’far Mahmoud Hammad Jabarin, 19 years of age, from Sa’ir town, northeast of Hebron. According […]

19 Jan
5:16

Soldiers Assault Palestinians After Abducting Them, Force Many In The Cold

January 19, 2016 5:16 PM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported, Tuesday, that Israeli soldiers assaulted three Palestinians after kidnapping them, and forced several others in the cold for many hours after abducting them. PPS lawyer Jackeline Fararja said she visited the detainees in the Etzion Israeli military and security base, south of Bethlehem. […]

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22 Aug
1:28

This Week in Palestine Week 34 2015

August 22, 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 15th, to the 21st, 2015. This week Israeli troops killed two Palestinian civilians at military checkpoints in the West Bank, in the meantime Palestinian political prisoner held by […]

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 […]

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‚Äôad 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‚Äôs body was moved from an […]

26 Jul
5:29

Settlers Severely Assault Palestinian Child near Al-Aqsa Mosque

Jewish settlers, on Saturday, severely assaulted a Palestinian child near one of the gates leading to Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, in the Old City of Jerusalem.Witnesses at the scene reported that extremist Israeli settlers assaulted the child, who was not identified, near al-Ghawanma Gate, prompting a group of Palestinians to intervene […]

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25 Jul
4:04

This Week in Palestine Week 30 2015

July 25, 2015 4:04 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 July 18th, to the 24th, 2015. Two Palestinians are killed this week by Israeli army gunfire meanwhile Israel continues to put obstacles in the path of peace by increasing […]

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18 Jul
1:06

This Week in Palestine Week 29 2015

July 18, 2015 1:06 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 July 11th, to the 17th, 2015. This week Israel approved the Jewish State bill, meanwhile the army escalate attacks targeting Gaza fishers and farmers. These stories, and more, coming […]

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17 Jul
4:43

Palestine Today 07 16 2015

July 17, 2015 4:43 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 Thursday, July 16th, 2015. Israeli air force targets Gaza meanwhile in the West Bank the Israeli army order the demolishing of a village. These stories, and more, coming up stay tuned. […]

09 Jun
2:51

Palestinian Popular Resistance in Hebron

The southern West Bank city of Hebron is a microcosm of the Israeli occupation with its five settlements and 600 settlers, massive military presence, Separation Wall and institutionalised violation of human and national rights of the city’s 160 thousand residents. It is, however, also a microcosm of Palestinian resistance, as […]

29 May
11:43

Israeli Forces Demolish Another Bedoouin Home in the Negev

In an ongoing campaign by Israeli authorities to push Bedouin communities from the Negev, Israeli bulldozers demolished the home of Ali Hammad Abu Rabia in the Makhul village Thursday, locals said.His home is the third belonging to the Abu Rabia family to be demolished by Israel in the last eight […]

20 May
3:29

Media and Popular Struggle Groups Launch Activities with European Journalists in Bethlehem

Media and popular struggle conference activities were launched in Bethlehem on Tuesday, in cooperation with a number of European journalists and popular struggle coordination committees, and will last for a week from now. A number of international human rights organizations are participating in the event, including Italian, French and Spanish […]

13 May
11:14

Intensified Demolitions of Palestinian Homes

In continuity with the previous executive, the infant Israeli government will not stop the policy of destroying ‘illegal’ Palestinian homes. Entire Bedouin villages at risk.The Israeli Prime Minister builds and demolishes. Brick by brick he builds his government ‚Äď yesterday he presented a list of ministers and was given trust […]

06 May
9:09

Israel to Completely Demolish Negev Village & Displace Residents

The Israeli Supreme Court, on Tuesday, issued a final decision to demolish and displace the people of Atir-Umm Al-Hieran, a Palestinian village which remains unrecognized in the Negev desert of southern Israel.The decision will be utilized to establish a Jewish-only settlement upon the ruins of the Bedouin village, which has […]

19 Dec
5:14

Army Orders A Palestinian To Stop Digging A Well In His Land

December 19, 2014 5:14 PM IMEMC & Agencies Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

A number of Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Friday, an area in the al-Khader town, south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and ordered a Palestinian to stop digging a water well in his land, close to an illegal settlement.Ahmad Salah, coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Wall […]

16 Dec
1:03

Five Palestinians Injured In Hebron, One Kidnapped

December 16, 2014 1:03 PM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Media sources in Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, have reported that dozens of soldiers invaded the city, and nearby communities, shot and wounded one Palestinian, and kidnapped at least five others.The sources said more than seven armored Israeli military vehicles invaded Wadi al-Harya area, before […]

21 Nov
4:02

Israeli Forces Demolish Homes, Seize Agricultural Equipment

Israeli bulldozers demolished, on Thursday, a number of mobile homes to the east of At-Tayba village, east of Ramallah. Near Hebron, forces seized a tractor and four water tanks, while residents of ‚ÄėEin ad-Duyuk at-Tahta, to the northwest of Jericho, were served with over 70 notices to halt construction.Israeli forces […]

26 Oct
9:14

Israeli Forces Attack Palestinians for Dismantling Settler Outpost

October 26, 2014 9:14 AM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli forces again, on Saturday, attacked Palestinians in the South Hebron Hills, this time in the village of Susiya, as citizens attempted to remove a tent erected by settlers on land belonging to a local resident.Head of Susiya village council Jihad al-Nawaja‚Äôa told WAFA Palestinian News & Info Agency that […]

21 Oct
3:23

Israeli Policy of Segregation Continues to Dominate Occupied East Jerusalem and West Bank

The Israeli parliament of the Knesset is expected to decide on a new bill, this coming month, which would impose both a temporal and spatial division of al-Aqsa Mosque compound between Muslims and Jews, said Israeli sources. In the South Hebron Hills, Israeli forces continue to deny Palestinians access to […]

17 Sep
7:25

Clashes Take Place East Of Bethlehem

September 17, 2014 7:25 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

A number of Israeli military vehicles invaded on Tuesday evening, Teqoua‚Äô town, east of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and clashed with a number of local youth. A settler‚Äôs car rammed a herd of sheep, killing eight, near Hebron.Local sources said that soldiers fired dozens of rubber-coated metal bullets […]

18 Apr
6:25

3 Palestinians Kidnapped, 10 Others Detained Near Hebron

The Israeli army, on Friday, abducted three Palestinians and detained ten others during a raid campaign carried out in the village of Beit Awa, west of Hebron.According to local sources, Israeli forces arrested Mohammed Nayef Masalmeh, 28, Odai Juma Masalmeh, 20, and Ahmed Mohammed Masalmeh, 16, the Palestinian News Network […]

17 Apr
2:13

Army Kidnaps Eight Palestinians In The West Bank

[Thursday, April 17, 2014] Israeli soldiers invaded various Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank, broke into homes and searched them, installed roadblocks and kidnapped at least eight young Palestinian men. The army also attacked and detained teachers and students in a Hebron school.Local sources in Beit Awwa town, southwest […]

26 Mar
7:57

Israeli Bulldozers Level Palestinian Lands in Hebron

Israeli occupation bulldozers razed, Wednesday morning, a large area of Palestinian farm land in the Um Neir area of eastern Yatta, in southern Hebron city. Susiya Mayor, Jihad Nawajaa, told Ma’an News Agency that several bulldozers, escorted by Israeli military vehicles, leveled private Palestinian land in the village, taking out […]

23 Oct
9:53

Settlers Uproot Olive Saplings, Grapevines, Near Bethlehem

October 23, 2013 9:53 AM Saed Bannoura Bethlehem, Israeli Settlement, News Report 0

A number of Israeli settlers invaded Palestinian lands that belongs to a resident of the Al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem, uprooted dozens of olive saplings and grapevines, and demolished a wall.Ahmad Salah, coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Wall in Al-Khader, stated that the settlers uprooted and stole more […]

19 Oct
3:15

Settlers Uproot 100 Olive Trees Near Nablus

October 19, 2013 3:15 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report 0

Saturday morning [October 19, 2013] A number of extremist Israeli settlers invaded Palestinian olive orchards in Qaryout village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and uprooted more than 100 olive trees.Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of Israeli Settlement file in the northern part of the […]

12 Oct
1:31

Two Palestinians Injured By Settlers Near Hebron

October 12, 2013 1:31 PM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Israeli Settlement, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources have reported Saturday [October 12, 2013] that two Palestinians have been injured after being attacked by extremist Israeli settlers in Susiya village, east if Yatta town, south of the southern West bank city of Hebron.Jihad Nawaj‚Äôa, head of Susiya Village Council, stated that approximately 13 Israeli settlers […]

28 Jun
4:56

Israel To Demolish 39 Structures, Tents, Near Hebron

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded Thursday [June 27 2013] the Susiya village, near the southern West Bank of Hebron, and handed 39 orders targeting tents, kitchens, structures, solar panels, a clinic, a kindergarten, a cultural center, and milk production facility.The army informed that the residents that they need to demolish […]

08 May
6:47

Settlers Uproot Olive Trees Near Hebron

Tuesday May 7 2013, a number of armed extremist settlers of the Susiya illegal settlement, built on lands that belong to the residents of Yatta town, near the southern West Bank city of Hebron, uprooted Palestinian olive trees in Wad Um Nir area.Rateb Jabour, Coordinator of the Popular Committee Against […]

23 Apr
6:59

Israeli Soldiers Uproot 1300 Olive Trees

April 23, 2013 6:59 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News brief, West Bank 0

Israeli forces uprooted over 1300 olive trees near Hebron. A demolition crew implemented over 26 outstanding demolition orders, that entailed to destroying over 1300 trees in Susiya village. Israeli settlers also uprooted some 30 trees in Halhul near Hebron. Meanwhile Israeli forces destroyed over 15 animal coops belonging to Bedouins […]

01 Apr
2:09

Israeli settler attack lands 80-year old farmer in hospital

A Palestinian elderly farmer who was attacked by a group of settlers while working his lands near Tulkarem Friday remains in the hospital and will likely require surgery, according to medical sources.Hasan Barhoush, age 80, was working in his field in the village of Kafr al-Labad, as he has done […]

29 Mar
5:03

PCHR Weekly Report: 4 wounded, 30 abducted by Israeli troops this week

March 29, 2013 5:03 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 21- 27 March 2013, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against peaceful protests in the West Bank. 4 protesters were wounded in […]

01 Mar
11:22

PCHR Weekly Report: 59 civilians wounded, 60 abducted by Israeli troops this week

March 1, 2013 11:22 PM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory for the week of 21- 27 February 2013, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that 3 Palestinian civilians, including a child, were wounded in the northern Gaza Strip by Israeli troops. 9 Palestinian civilians, […]

01 Feb
3:27

PCHR Weekly Report: Woman, child dead; 11 civilians wounded by Israeli forces this week

February 1, 2013 3:27 PM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 23- 30 January 2013, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that a Palestinian woman was killed by Israeli forces north of Hebron, and a Palestinian child died of previous wounds […]

04 Jan
10:41

PCHR Weekly Report: 43 Palestinian civilians wounded, including 9 children, during the last week

January 4, 2013 10:41 AM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 27 Dec.- 02 Jan. 2012, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli troops wounded 42 Palestinian civilians, including 8 children, in the West Bank, and a Palestinian child who […]

14 Dec
11:59

PCHR Weekly Report: 3 dead, including child; 8 wounded by Israeli troops this week

December 14, 2012 11:59 AM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 06- 12 Dec 2012, Israeli Forces killed 1 Palestinian child in Hebron in the southern West Bank. 1 Palestinian civilian and 1 member of an armed group died of wounds they had […]

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27 Jul
10:34

This Week in Palestine week 30 2012

July 27, 2012 10:34 PM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 10 m 50s || 9.91 MB || Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for July 21st to 27th, 2012 A world bank report says Palestinian economy is not ready for […]

25 Jul
6:15

Israeli Military Raids Hebron Area; Settlers Attack Palestinians

July 25, 2012 6:15 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Human rights, News Report 0

Israeli forces raided several neighborhoods in the areas in and around Hebron on Wednesday, detaining nine Palestinians in the process, while Israeli settlers simultaneously attacked Palestinians according to reports from WAFA and PNN.In Hebron, Tamer Jabarin, 22, and Mo‚Äôtasem al-Natsheh had their homes ransacked and were arrested by the Israeli […]

23 Jul
6:43

Israeli Settler Activity Continues

Israeli settlers seized Palestinian land in several areas around the West Bank on Sunday and Monday according to WAFA news.On Sunday, near the village of Yatta south of Hebron, Israeli settlers from the illegal settlement of Susiya seized Palestinian land and placed a power generator there in advance of plans […]

16 Jul
7:34

Israel Opposes Humanitarian Work of UN Agency

July 16, 2012 7:34 PM IMEMC News Human rights, News Report, West Bank 0

The Israeli military‚Äôs department governing civil affairs in the occupied West Bank said Sunday that a UN agency‚Äôs humanitarian aid to displaced Palestinians is actually illegal, according to Ma‚Äôan news.The role of the UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) in the West Bank is being reassessed by the […]

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10 Jul
9:00

Palestine Today 07 10 2012

July 10, 2012 9:00 PM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 4 m 11s || 3.84 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, July 10, 2012 Palestinian prisoner ends 96-day hunger strike released from Israeli prison and a 15-year old […]

10 Jul
6:17

Child Injured After Being Rammed By Settler’s Car

Palestinian medical sources reported that a Palestinian child from Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, was wounded after being rammed by a settler‚Äôs car in Susiya area, south of Hebron. The settler fled the scene.Nasser Qabaja, in charge of a rescue unit at the Red Crescent in […]

27 Jun
4:01

Israel Plans Demolition of Entire Palestinian Village

The Palestinian village of Susiya faces demolition orders for all of its 50 buildings after years of relative calm. The decision was contested with official and physical protests.On the June 12 Israeli authorities told the villagers of Susiya, a Palestinian village in the south Hebron hills, that the hamlet will […]

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03 Apr
8:24

Palestine Today 04 03 2012

April 3, 2012 8:24 PM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 3 m 20s || 3.05 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012. Palestinian child pronounced dead due to gunshot wounds sustained last year while Israeli troops […]

29 Jul
10:15

Video nation

B’Tselem, a Jerusalem-based NGO, released video footage this week of a handcuffed Palestinian detainee being shot in the leg by an Israeli soldier. The footage is part of a new trend to use video footage to document abuses against Palestinians by Israeli soldiers and settlers. On July 20, Jerusalem-based human […]

28 Jun
9:07

B√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘTselem report: √Ę‚ā¨ŇďSoldier assaults B’Tselem worker filming settler violence, takes the cassette√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě

June 28, 2008 9:07 AM Saed Bannoura Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories (B’Tselem) issued a report stating that an Israeli soldier assaulted one of its coordinators while filming Israeli settlers abusing Palestinian shepherds in the southern West Bank city of Hebron. “On Friday, 20 June 2008, around 6:20 P.M., Nasser a-Nawaj’ah, […]

28 Jun
9:07

Informe B’Tselem:Un Soldado arremete contra un trabajador de B’Tselem que filmaba acciones violentas

June 28, 2008 9:07 AM Saed Bannoura News Report 0

El Centro de Informaci√ɬ≥n Israel√ɬ≠ para los Derechos Humanos en los Territorios Ocupados (B’Tselem) emiti√ɬ≥ un informe que indica que un soldado israel√ɬ≠ asalt√ɬ≥ a uno de sus coordinadores cuando este grababa los abusos de unos colonos israel√ɬ≠es a unos pastores palestinos en la ciudad de Hebr√ɬ≥n. ‘El viernes 20 […]

21 Feb
5:26

Peace Now: Israeli Settlers in the Occupied West Bank Increased by %5 in 2006

Peace Now, an Israeli peace bloc, revealed Wednesday that the number of Israel settlers based in various Israeli settlements in the West Bank has increased by 5% in 2006 compared to 2005, totaling 268,000. The report maintained that population growth of 121 Israeli settlements has been steadily increasing, given the […]

19 Sep
5:51

Elderly Palestinian man attacked by Israeli settlers while Israeli soldier watches, doing nothing

September 19, 2006 5:51 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli Settlement, News Report, Palestine 0

Khalil Nawaja, in his 70s, was attacked with sticks and pipes Monday evening by a group of seven Israeli settlers with their faces covered.  An Israeli soldier was escorting the settlers and did nothing to stop the attack, said local eyewitnesses.  Villagers called the Israeli police, but could not get […]

20 Apr
11:44

Audio Report: The Daily News For April 20, 2006

Listen to the audio from the MP3 Player on the right column. || Click here to Download MP3 file 3.7 MB The daily news, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, http://www.IMEMC.org, for Thursday, April 20, 2006.   Army arrests five residents and settlers attack schools students in Hebron. […]

20 Apr
1:46

Hundreds to protest against planned Wall near At-Tuwani village this Saturday

SOUTH HEBRON – Hundreds of people are expected to flock to the South Hebron village of At-Tuwani this Saturday, to demonstrate against the planned Apartheid Wall. The wall will be built along the settler’s Bypass Road 317. The Palestinian village, supported by the international At-Tuwani team of Operation Dove and […]

27 Feb
2:36

Palestinians evicted by settlers return to their homes

Two-and-a-half years after they were evicted by settlers, the Palestinian of the village of Gawish in the south-Hebron hills on Saturday returned to their homes.√É‚Äö√ā¬† Gawish, which is close to the settlement of Susiya, is comprised of several caves and includes some sties and sheds. Four extended families lived in […]