All posts by IMEMC News

27 Jul
11:46

Palestinian Dies From Head Wounds Suffered Three Days Ago In Hizma

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that a young Palestinian man died, on Thursday evening, of serious wounds he suffered, three days ago,  after Israeli soldiers shot him during an invasion into Hizma town, northeast of occupied East Jerusalem. It stated that, on Monday July 24, the young man, identified […]

27 Jul
10:46

Israeli Army Injures 121 Palestinians In Al-Aqsa

Israeli soldiers injured, on Thursday evening at least 121 Palestinians in the courtyards of Al-Aqsa Mosque, and the Old City, in occupied East Jerusalem. The soldiers assaulted the worshipers following evening prayers, held in Al-Aqsa Mosque, courtyards and near the gates of the old city, and fired dozens of concussion […]

27 Jul
12:49

Army Abducts A Palestinian In Kufur Qaddoum

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, a young Palestinian man from his home in Kufur Qaddoum town, east of Qalqilia, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded the town from several directions, before breaking into the home of ‘Assef Hikmat Ali, 20, violently searched […]

27 Jul
10:34

Army Renews Orders Occupying A Palestinian Home Near Qalqilia

The Israeli army decided, Thursday, to keep the soldiers, who occupied a Palestinian home four weeks ago, in Azzoun town, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, in the property until next Wednesday. The property is owned by Mohammad Rasem Hussein, in the northeastern part of the town; […]

27 Jul
10:12

Including Two Teenagers, Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians In Nablus

July 27, 2017 10:12 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS), in northern West Bank, has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, four young Palestinian men, after invading their homes and violently searching them, in the governorate. The PPS said several army vehicles invaded Qaryout village, south of Nablus, […]

27 Jul
9:54

Army Abducts Seven Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, several areas in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, illegally confiscated cash and a car, and abducted seven Palestinians, in addition to summoning a former political prisoner for interrogation. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers stormed and violently searched many homes […]

27 Jul
9:18

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Bethlehem, Install Roadblocks Near Jenin

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, two Palestinian men, both former political prisoners, from their homes, in the West Bank governorate of Bethlehem. The soldiers also installed roadblocks in many areas in the northern West Bank governorate of Jenin. Media sources in Bethlehem said the soldiers stormed and searched […]

26 Jul
12:05

Israel Declares Abu Rajab Home A Closed Military Zone

After more than 120 Israeli colonists invaded and occupied, Tuesday, the Abu Rajab family home in Hebron, in the southern part the West Bank, the army declared the property a “closed military zone.” The decision was made after Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, reportedly asked Defense Minister, Avigdor Lieberman, to […]

26 Jul
10:31

Army Abducts Eleven Palestinians In Tulkarem, Jenin And Bethlehem, Injure One In Qalqilia

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, many Palestinian communities in the West Bank governorates of Tulkarem, Jenin and Bethlehem, stormed and ransacked many homes and abducted eleven Palestinians, in addition to wounding one in Qalqilia, and causing many others to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. The Tulkarem office […]

26 Jul
9:44

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Six Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Hebron city, al-Fawwar refugee camp, in addition to Surif and Doura towns, searched many homes, causing damage, and abducted six Palestinians. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded many neighborhoods in the city, searched them, and abducted […]

26 Jul
1:15

Israeli Colonists Attack Family In Their Home In Hebron’s Old City

Many Israeli colonists invaded, Tuesday, a Palestinian home in the Old City of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and attacked the family before occupying the rooftop and raising Israeli flags and signs on the property. Israeli soldiers handed the family temporary orders occupying their stores. […]

26 Jul
12:41

Army Abducts A Journalist, Injures Worshipers, Including A Child, Near Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israeli soldiers attacked, on Tuesday evening, Palestinian worshipers after holding evening prayers in the Gate of the Tribes area, near al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied East Jerusalem, wounding dozens of Palestinians, including a child and a journalist, in addition to abducting a journalist. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency has reported that […]

Israeli military vehicles in Khan Younis (archive image)
25 Jul
12:39

Israeli Forces Invade Khan Younis, Fire Shells

Local sources reported that Israeli tanks fired shells Tuesday morning toward Palestinian farmland and grazing pastures for animals east of Qarara, in Khan Younis, in the southern Gaza Strip. The shells reportedly were fired from the Kosovim military base located southeast of Khan Younis. Israeli forces also entered the area […]

Israeli forces in West Bank (archive image)
25 Jul
12:18

PPS: “Israeli Army Abducts 24 Palestinians in The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted on Tuesday at least 24 Palestinians, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers invaded homes in the northern West Bank governorate of Qalqilia, and abducted two Palestinians, identified as Qussai Waleed Radwan and […]

25 Jul
11:38

Israeli Troops Abduct Three Palestinians In Hebron

July 25, 2017 11:38 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS), in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, has reported that Israeli soldiers have abducted three Palestinians in the governorate, and installed many roadblocks. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and searched homes in the Old City, and abducted Ziad […]

Al Aqsa Mosque (image from wikimedia)
25 Jul
11:29

Israeli Government Removes Metal Detectors; Installs Cameras at al-Aqsa Mosque Entrance

Following a week of clashes around the al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, the Israeli Security Council voted Tuesday morning to remove the controversial, newly-installed metal detectors, and put in their place a series of ‘smart cameras’ to film everyone entering the mosque and track them using facial recognition software. Palestinian officials […]

25 Jul
11:20

Army Injures Two Palestinians, Abducts Two, In Nablus, And One in Jenin

Israeli soldiers invaded, earlier Tuesday, the northern West Bank city of Nablus, shot and inured two Palestinians during ensuing clashes, and abducted two others. The army also abducted one Palestinian In Jenin. Media sources in Nablus said the soldiers invaded many neighborhoods, and clashed with local youngsters, especially in the […]

25 Jul
10:50

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians In Ramallah

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, Kobar village, northwest of Ramallah, and abducted three Palestinians, including the mother of a Palestinian who killed three Israeli settlers in their home, this past Friday. The army also abducted senior nonviolent activist in Bil’in. Naim Sabah, deputy mayor of Kobar village council, […]

25 Jul
9:59

Army Abducts Six Palestinians In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn six Palestinians, including five teenagers, and summoned one Palestinian, after invading their homes and ransacking them, in different parts of Bethlehem governorate, in the occupied West Bank. The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers abducted Mousa Mohammad al-‘amour, […]

Petah Tikva FoundersSquare (image from wikimedia)
25 Jul
8:01

21-year old Palestinian arrested after allegedly stabbing Israeli in Petah Tikva

July 25, 2017 8:01 AM IMEMC News Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

On Monday morning a Palestinian man was chased down and beaten by passers-by after allegedly stabbing and wounding a Palestinian with Israeli citizenship at a shawarma shop in Petah Tikva. The attacker apparently mistook the victim for a Jewish Israeli, according to Israeli media sources. The Palestinian-Israeli man who was […]

24 Jul
11:36

Clashes In Sa’ir After Israeli Soldiers Invade It

July 24, 2017 11:36 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, on Monday at night, the town of Sa’ir, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and clashed with many local youngsters, who hurled stones and empty bottles at the military vehicles. Media sources in Sa’ir said the soldiers fired many rubber-coated steel bullets, […]

24 Jul
11:23

Army Seriously Injures A Young Man In Hizma

Israeli soldiers shot and seriously injured, on Monday evening, a young Palestinian man with a live round to the head, during clashes that took place after the army invaded Hizma town, northeast of occupied East Jerusalem. The Palestinian Health Ministry said the young man, identified as Mohammad Fathi Abdul-Jabber Kanaan, […]

24 Jul
9:57

Army Abducts A Mother And Her Son In Nablus

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, a Palestinian woman and her son, from Nablus city, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers searched homes, and abducted Hanan Abu Sirryya, and her son, Khamis, 19, from […]

24 Jul
9:23

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians In Bethlehem And Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, five Palestinians in the West Bank governorate of Bethlehem, in addition to abducting the father and the cousin of a Palestinian who was killed this past Friday, in occupied Jerusalem. The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded […]

24 Jul
6:51

Israeli Soldiers Abduct An Elderly Palestinian Author In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday evening, an elderly Palestinian author, intellectual and political leader of the leftist Palestinian People’s Party (PPS) from Halhoul town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The abducted Palestinian figure, Mohammad Sa’id Medhya, 83, was taken prisoner after a number […]

24 Jul
5:54

Israeli Army Bombards Central Gaza

Israeli soldiers fired several, on Monday at dawn, artillery shells into a few areas, east of Deir al-Balah, in central Gaza, causing damage. Palestinian sources in Gaza said the soldiers fired shells into monitoring sites used by fighters of the Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas. Meanwhile, the Israeli […]

24 Jul
12:53

Many Palestinians Suffer The Effects Of Teargas Inhalation Naer Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers injured, on Sunday at night, many Palestinians, who suffered the severe effects of teargas inhalation, after several army jeeps invaded the al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem, and clashes with local youths. Ahmad Salah, the coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Israeli Annexation Wall and Colonies in al-Khader, […]

24 Jul
12:23

Army Injures 21 Palestinians Near Al-Aqsa Mosque, In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers and police officers assaulted, on Sunday evening, dozens of Palestinians who gathered for evening prayers near the Bab al-Asbat (The Gate of the Tribes), in occupied East Jerusalem, wounding 21 of them, after preventing them from entering Al-Aqsa Mosque. The Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS) said the soldiers […]

23 Jul
11:51

Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Jerusalem For Carrying “Dangerous Fireworks”

Israeli soldiers abducted, Sunday, two Palestinians from occupied East Jerusalem, after stopping and searching their car, and locating what the army described as “dangerous fireworks.” Israeli media agencies said the soldiers noticed a car parked near the Annexation Wall, and that two Jerusalemite Palestinians were in it. They added that […]

23 Jul
11:25

Army Injures Several Palestinians In Beit Ummar

July 23, 2017 11:25 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday evening, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, clashed with local youths, and caused many Palestinians to suffer the severe effects of teargas inhalation. The soldiers invaded ‘Aseeda area, and attacked nonviolent Palestinian protesters, marching in solidarity with the Al-Aqsa […]

23 Jul
11:06

Israeli Soldiers Shoot Two Palestinians With Live Fire And Abduct Them, Injure 17 Others

Israeli soldiers shot and abducted, on Sunday evening, two Palestinians with live fire, during clashes near the Annexation Wall in Jayyous town, east of Qalqilia, and at the al-Hamra roadblock, in the West Bank’s Northern plains, and injured seventeen others with rubber-coated steel bullets and gas bombs. The WAFA Palestinian […]

Omar Abdul-Razeq
23 Jul
10:33

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians, Including A Legislator, In Salfit And Tubas

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, two Palestinians, including a legislator, from their homes in Salfit, in central West Bank, and in Tubas, in the northeastern part of the West Bank. Media sources in Salfit said a large military force invaded the city, before many soldiers invaded the home […]

23 Jul
10:16

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twelve Palestinians In Jenin, Qalqilia And Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers invaded, late on Saturday evening and on Sunday at dawn, several communities in the northern West Bank governorates of Jenin and Qalqilia, before storming and violently searching homes, and abducted three Palestinians in Jenin, and eight in Qalqilia. The soldiers also abducted one Palestinian in Bethlehem. The Jenin […]

23 Jul
9:28

Army Abducts Ten Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, ten Palestinians, including two former political prisoners, from their homes in various parts of the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron. Many army vehicles invaded several neighborhoods in Hebron city, in addition to the towns of Halhoul, Sa’ir and Ethna, stormed and ransacked […]

22 Jul
11:17

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Near Jerusalem

The Palestinian Health Ministry has confirmed that a young Palestinian man, who was shot by Israeli army fire in the al-‘Ezariyya town, east of occupied East Jerusalem, on Saturday evening, has died from his serious wounds. The Palestinian was shot with a live round in his chest, and was moved […]

22 Jul
10:19

Palestinian Teen Killed By Explosive Device Dropped By Israeli Soldiers During Training

July 22, 2017 10:19 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Tubas, West Bank 0

Palestinian medical sources have reported, on Saturday evening, that a teenage boy from a village near Tubas, in the northeastern West Bank, was killed after an Israeli explosive, dropped by the soldiers during one of their frequent military drills, detonated beneath him. The sources said the teen has been identified […]

22 Jul
3:12

Dozens Hold The Weekly Nonviolent Procession In Bil’in

On Friday, many nonviolent Palestinian, Israel and international peace activists, held the weekly nonviolent procession against the Israeli Annexation Wall and Colonies, in Bil’in village west of Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank. The nonviolent protesters marched carrying Palestinian flags, and chanting against the ongoing Israeli escalation targeting the holy […]

22 Jul
2:24

Army Injures Eleven Palestinians In Beit Ummar, Abduct One

Israeli soldiers invaded, Friday, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and clashed with dozens of youngsters, before shooting a teen with live fire, and ten youngsters with rubber-coated steel bullets, and causing many others to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Medical sources said […]

21 Jul
10:13

Army Kills A Third Palestinian on Friday

Palestinian medical sources have reported, Friday, that Israeli soldiers killed a young Palestinian man, after shooting him with a live round to the heart, in Abu Dis town, east of occupied East Jerusalem. The Palestinians is the third to be killed by Israeli fire within a few hours. The Palestinian […]

21 Jul
9:33

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Young Palestinian Man In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Friday, a young Palestinian man, during clashes that took place after the army invaded at-Tour neighborhood, in occupied East Jerusalem. Palestinian medical sources have reported that the slain young man has been identified as Mohammad Hasan Abu Ghannam, 20, from at-Tour. Eyewitnesses said that […]

21 Jul
8:40

Israeli Settler Kills A Palestinian In Jerusalem

An armed Israeli colonist settler shot and killed, Friday, a Palestinian teenage boy in Ras al-‘Amoud neighborhood, in occupied East Jerusalem, while Israeli soldiers shot and injured many Palestinians, during ensuing clashes. The slain Palestinian has been identified as Mohammad Mahmoud Sharaf, 18. He was shot in the neck with […]

21 Jul
8:05

Israeli Soldiers Injure Six Palestinians In Kufur Qaddoum

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent procession in Kufur Qaddoum, in the northern West Bank governorate of Qalqilia, and injured six young men. Morad Eshteiwy, the media coordinator of the Popular Committee in Kufur Qaddoum, said the soldiers fired dozens of gas bombs, and rubber-coated steel bullets at the […]

21 Jul
7:47

Army Injures Twenty Palestinians, Including Six Medics, In Gaza

Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, at least twenty Palestinians, including six medics, in various areas near the border fence, in the Gaza Strip, and caused damage to two ambulances. The Palestinian Health Ministry said the incidents took place along the border fence, from Rafah in the southern part of the Gaza […]

20 Jul
3:33

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Near Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Thursday at noon, a young Palestinian man, after he reportedly attempted to stab them, in Teqoua’ town, east of Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian, identified as Mohmmad Hussein Tnouh, 26, was shot with four live rounds, before an army jeep ran […]

20 Jul
11:49

Army Abducts A Palestinian Near Jenin

July 20, 2017 11:49 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday morning, the town of Emateen, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, and abducted a young Palestinian man. The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said several army jeeps invaded the town, before many soldiers invaded the home of Mohammad Ahmad Obeid, 25, and abducted […]

20 Jul
9:58

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Six Palestinians In Hebron, One Near Jenin

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, several areas in the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron, and Jenin governorate, in northern West Bank, searched many homes and workshops, and abducted six Palestinians. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded many neighborhoods in the […]

20 Jul
12:53

Israeli Soldiers Injure Three Palestinians, Abduct One, Near Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Wednesday evening, three young Palestinian men, and abducted one, after the army assaulted nonviolent protesters marching near Qalandia terminal, north of occupied East Jerusalem. The Palestinians were marching against the ongoing closure, and severe restrictions, imposed by the Israeli army on the Al-Aqsa Mosque. […]

20 Jul
12:25

Army Abducts Two, Injures Several Others, In Bethlehem

Many Palestinian and international peace activists held, on Wednesday afternoon, a nonviolent protest, north of Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank, demanding Israel to lift its siege on Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem and to remove the electronic gates, before the soldiers assaulted them and abducted one Palestinian and one international […]

19 Jul
10:48

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians In Bethlehem, Nablus And Jenin”

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Wednesday, seven Palestinians from various parts of the West Bank governorates of Bethlehem, Nablus and Jenin, including two who were abducted on military roadblocks. The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded Marah Rabah village, south of the city, and Teqoua’ […]

19 Jul
9:52

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, several Palestinian communities in the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron, searched homes and abducted three Palestinians in Hebron city and Beit Ummar town, in addition to installing roadblocks near various surrounding towns. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said […]

19 Jul
8:49

Army Abducts Three Palestinians In Ramallah

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, the villages of Deir Ghassana and Nabi Saleh, northwest of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, attacked several Palestinians in their homes, before abducting three young men, and wounding a family. The soldiers invaded Nabi Saleh from various directions, before storming and […]

19 Jul
7:46

Israeli Soldiers Injure Sixteen Palestinian In Al-‘Ezariyya

Several Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Tuesday at night, the town of al-‘Ezariyya, east of occupied East Jerusalem, and clashed with local youngsters, wounding sixteen. The Palestinian Red Crescent (PRC) said its medics rushed to the town, and provided the needed treatment to eleven Palestinians, who suffered the effects of […]

19 Jul
4:51

Army Injures 34 Palestinians, Attack Ambulances And Medics, In Jerusalem

Palestinian Red Crescent (PRC) medics have provided medical treatment to 34 Palestinians, including the Khatib of al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, and moved at least fourteen others to hospitals, including one who suffered a serious injury, after Israeli soldiers attacked dozens of Palestinians in the Tribes Gate area, and Jerusalem’s Old […]

18 Jul
8:51

Army Kills A Palestinian After He Reportedly Rammed Soldiers With His Car Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Tuesday afternoon, a young Palestinian man who reportedly deliberately rammed Israeli soldiers with his car at Beit ‘Anoun junction, east of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian has been identified as Ra’fat Nathmi Harbawi, 29, from Hebron city. […]

18 Jul
12:22

Israeli Soldiers Invade Al-Makassed Hospital, Surround ICU To Abduct A Seriously Wounded Teen

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday morning, the Al-Makassed Hospital, in occupied Jerusalem, and surrounded the Intensive Care Unit, to abduct a seriously wounded Palestinian teenage boy. The soldiers invaded the hospital, and stationed themselves in front of the Intensive Care Unit, to abduct ‘Ala Abu Tayeh, 17, who […]

18 Jul
12:00

Army Abducts Six Palestinians In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and at dawn Tuesday, six young Palestinian men in several areas of occupied East Jerusalem, and moved them to detention and interrogation centers in the city. The soldiers invaded homes in Jerusalem’s Old City, interrogated many Palestinians, and abducted three young men, identified as Jihad Nasser […]

18 Jul
11:24

Israeli Soldiers Injure Several Palestinians Near Hebron

July 18, 2017 11:24 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Many Palestinians suffered the severe effects of teargas inhalation, on Wednesday morning, after Israeli soldiers invaded Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded Beit Ummar from several directions, before breaking into many homes and violently searching them. Local youngsters […]

18 Jul
10:06

Army Abducts Seven Palestinians In Jenin, Tulkarem, Nablus And Tubas

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, six Palestinians, including a journalist, from the northern West Bank governorates of Jenin, Tulkarem and Nablus, and installed many roadblocks before stopping and searching dozens of cars. The soldiers also abducted one Palestinian in Tubas, in northeastern West Bank. Media sources in Jenin […]

18 Jul
8:42

Israeli Soldiers Fire Live Rounds At Homes And Lands, In Khan Younis

On Tuesday morning, Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence, fired dozens of live rounds at homes and farmlands, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the besieged Gaza Strip. The soldiers, stationed on military towers surrounding Kissufim military base, east of Khan Younis, fired dozens of rounds […]

18 Jul
5:14

Israeli Soldiers Isolate Azzoun Town, Declare It A Closed Zone

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, Monday, the town of Azzoun, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, and completely isolated it after declaring it a “closed military zone,” preventing the Palestinians from entering or leaving it. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency said the soldiers closed all roads linking […]

18 Jul
1:59

Army Injures 70 Palestinians In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers injured, on Monday evening, at least seventy Palestinians, including the Secretary-General of the Palestinian National Initiative, Dr. Mustafa Barghouthi, after the army assaulted dozens of Palestinians, among them religious leaders, in the Tribes Gate area in Jerusalem, and the al-Ezariyya town, east of the occupied city. The soldiers […]

17 Jul
3:44

Army Abducts Twelve Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and on Monday, at least twelve Palestinians, including a father and his son, from their homes, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The Tulkarem office of the PPS, in the northern part of the West Bank, said […]

17 Jul
11:47

Israeli soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians In Hebron And Jerusalem, Demolish A Home

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, two Palestinians in the as-Sammoa’ town, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and installed roadblocks in Hebron city, and nearby towns, before stopping and searching dozens of cars. The army also abducted two Palestinians, and demolished a home, in Jerusalem. […]

17 Jul
9:07

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Ramallah And Qalqilia

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, Beit Rima town, northwest of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and abducted one Palestinian. The soldiers also abducted a teenager in Qalqilia city, and detained many young men at a military roadblock near Jenin, in the northern part of the occupied […]

17 Jul
8:44

Israeli Navy Injures Two Fishermen In Khan Younis

Israeli navy ships opened fire, on Monday at dawn, at Palestinian fishing boats, close to the shore in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the besieged Gaza Strip, wounding two. Eyewitnesses said the navy fired dozens of live rounds at many fishing boats in the area, wounding the two […]

17 Jul
7:09

Israel Is Not As Christian-Friendly As You Think

By Kathryn Shihadah, If Americans Knew – The New Testament records that Jesus Christ took two loaves of bread and five fish, and fed five thousand people. Ancient believers identified the place where they believe this miracle happened and built a church on the site. Today the Church of the Multiplication […]

16 Jul
12:43

Army Abduct Six Palestinians In Ramallah, Salfit And Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, Sunday, six young Palestinian men in the West Bank governorates of Ramallah, Salfit and Jerusalem. The Ramallah office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers abducted Mohammad Lutfi Khalil, after wounding him with live fire, in Kafr Ein village. The soldiers also abducted Mahmoud Abdul-Latif […]

16 Jul
11:42

Updated: Undercover Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Near Ramallah

Dozens of undercover Israeli soldiers killed, on Sunday at dawn, a Palestinian man in Nabi Saleh village, northwest of Ramallah. The Palestinian was later identified as Amer Ahmad Khalil Tirawi, 34; he was a married father of one child, from Kafr Ein village, northwest of Ramallah. The Israeli army said  […]

16 Jul
10:39

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian In Hebron

July 16, 2017 10:39 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded and searched, Sunday, many homes in Hebron city, in addition to Doura, Safa and Beit Ummar towns, before abducting one Palestinian, and confiscated the car of another Palestinian, in addition to holding an ambulance transporting a child to a local hospital. Several Israeli army jeeps invaded Nammoura […]

16 Jul
8:47

Army Abducts A Palestinians Near Bethlehem

Several Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Sunday at dawn, Doha city, west of Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank, and abducted one Palestinian. The soldiers also invaded Deheishe and al-Azza refugee camps, in Bethlehem. The soldiers invaded and searched homes in Doha city, before abducting a young man, identified as […]

15 Jul
2:12

Israeli Police Releases The Mufti Of Jerusalem, Aqsa Remains Closed

The Israeli police released, Friday, the Mufti of Jerusalem, Sheikh Mohammad Hussein, who was abducted earlier following the fatal shooting in Jerusalem that led to the death of three Palestinians and two Israeli officers. The Police also abducted 58 employees of the Waqf and Endowment Department. The Mufti was attacked […]

15 Jul
12:59

Israeli Soldiers Injure 25 Palestinians In Abu Dis

Israeli soldiers injured, on Friday evening, 25 Palestinians after several army jeeps invaded Abu Dis town, east of occupied East Jerusalem, and clashed with dozens of youngsters, who hurled stones at the military jeeps. The soldiers fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs and concussion grenades at the […]

14 Jul
2:30

Three Palestinians, Two Israeli Officers, Killed In Armed Clashes In Jerusalem

Update: Israeli sources said two Israeli police officers, who were wounded earlier Friday while exchanging fire with three Palestinians in occupied Jerusalem, died from their wounds. During the gun clashes, Israeli officers killed the three Palestinians. The two Israeli officers, who are Arab citizens of Israel identified as Advanced Staff Sgt. […]

14 Jul
11:26

Army Kills One Palestinian, Injures Two, And Abducts Three Others, In Bethlehem

Several armored Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Friday morning, the Deheishe refugee camp, south of Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank, killed two Palestinians injured at least two others, and abducted three, during clashes that took place during the invasion. The soldiers fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, gas […]

13 Jul
11:18

Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians, Install Surveillance Cameras, Near Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, two young Palestinian men from Qalandia refugee camp, and one in Anata town, north and northeast of occupied East Jerusalem, and installed surveillance cameras overlooking several key areas in Hizma town, east of Jerusalem. The soldiers invaded and ransacked many homes in Qalandia, […]

13 Jul
10:35

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians Near Hebron

July 13, 2017 10:35 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, searched many homes and abducted three Palestinians. The soldiers also summoned for interrogation three Palestinians from Surif and Kharas nearby towns. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) […]

12 Jul
1:04

Army Abducts Fifteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, Wednesday, at least fifteen Palestinians, during extensive military invasions and violent searches of homes, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The Jenin office of the PPS, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, said the soldiers […]

12 Jul
12:28

Jerusalem; Israeli Soldiers Demolish Storage Rooms, Car-wash Facility, And Abduct A Young Man After Shooting Him

Israeli soldiers invaded, Wednesday, the al-Jisir area, between Jabal al-Mokabber and Silwan town, south of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied East Jerusalem, and demolished storage rooms and a car-wash facility, owned by Mousa Obeidat, and abducted one Palestinian after shooting him. The soldiers invaded the facilities and demolished them, under […]

12 Jul
10:25

Israeli Soldiers Kill Two Palestinians In Jenin

July 12, 2017 10:25 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Jenin refugee camp, in the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and clashed with dozens of youngsters, before killing two Palestinians with live rounds, and wounding at least one with an expanding bullet. Medical sources In Jenin said the soldiers killed […]

12 Jul
9:52

Army Abducts Eight Palestinians In Nablus, Tulkarem and Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, eight young Palestinian men, from their homes, in different parts of the West Bank governorates of Nablus, Tulkarem and Hebron, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The Nablus office of the PPS, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, said […]

12 Jul
9:27

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians In Jenin

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, several areas in the northern West Bank governorate of Jenin, searched many homes, abducted four young men, and installed roadblocks. Media sources in Jenin said the soldiers abducted Mahdi Jamil ‘Arouq, 24, and Mohammad Yousef Khallouf, 23, from Burqin town, in addition to […]

12 Jul
9:13

Israeli Soldiers Install Watchtower, Electronic Gate, In Tal Romeida

Israeli soldiers installed, on Tuesday evening, an electronic military gate and a watchtower at the entrance of Tal Romeida neighborhood, in the center of Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The new watchtower and electronic gate overlook the southern area of Tal Romeida, linking it […]

12 Jul
5:48

Young Man Seriously Injured After Being Rammed By A Speeding Settler’s Car

Palestinian medical sources have reported, on Tuesday evening, that a young man was seriously injured, near Qalqilia, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, after an excessively speeding Israeli setter’s car rammed him, and fled the scene. Eyewitnesses said the Palestinian, As’ad Arfan, was walking in the center […]

11 Jul
10:56

Army Abducts Three Palestinians In Bethlehem, One In Nablus

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, three young Palestinian men in the West Bank governorate of Bethlehem, and one in Nablus. The Bethlehem office of the PPS said dozens of soldiers invaded the al-‘Azza refugee camp, north of the city, […]

11 Jul
10:30

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians Near Ramallah

Updated: The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, five Palestinians from their homes in Deir Abu Mashal village, northwest of Ramallah, and two in Kar Ni’ma, west of Ramallah, in central West Bank. The PPS said that dozens of soldiers invaded the […]

11 Jul
9:19

Israeli Soldiers Demolish An Apartment Building In Jerusalem

Dozens of Israeli soldiers and police officers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, the al-‘Eesawiyya village, in occupied East Jerusalem, and demolished a four-story apartment building, which also includes two warehouses, that were built by a Palestinian family on their own land. The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic) said […]

11 Jul
8:50

Army Injures A Child In Her Arm, Invades Children’s Center, In Silwan

Israeli soldiers shot, Monday, a Palestinian child, only six years of age, in her arm, after the soldiers invaded Silwan town, in occupied East Jerusalem, and fired many concussion grenades at homes. The soldiers also invaded a children’s center and searched it, causing many to suffer anxiety attacks. The Wadi […]

10 Jul
11:39

Undercover Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian Child Near Nablus

July 10, 2017 11:39 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Undercover Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday evening, a Palestinian child from Sebastia town, north of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Mohammad Azem, the head of the Local Council in Sebastia, said undercover Israeli soldiers infiltrated into the town, and assaulted Mahdi Nasser Shehab, 14, causing […]

10 Jul
11:26

Israeli Soldiers Injure Two Palestinians, One Seriously, In Northern Gaza

Israeli soldiers shot and injured, Monday, two young Palestinian men, including one who suffered a serious injury, during clashes that erupted east of Jabalia town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. Media sources in Gaza said the soldiers, stationed on military towers across the border fence, east of […]

10 Jul
11:08

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Near Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers killed, Monday, a young Palestinian man near Teqoua’ town, southeast of Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank, after he allegedly “attempted to ram soldiers with his car, and attempted to stab them.” The Palestinian man has been identified as Mohammad Ibrahim Jibreel, 25, from Teqoua’ town. The Israeli […]

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09 Jul
12:29

Israeli Soldiers abduct Eight Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and earlier on Sunday, at least eight Palestinians, during military invasions of homes and communities, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem. The soldiers invaded the town of al-‘Eesawiyya, in the center of occupied Jerusalem, abducted a young Palestinian man, identified […]

09 Jul
11:26

Army Abducts 37 Palestinian Workers

Israeli soldiers and police officers abducted, Sunday, 37 Palestinian workers, reportedly for trying to enter Jerusalem without permits. The soldiers abducted the workers, after chasing some of them, and moved them to several detention and interrogation centers. The Israeli army said that the arrest of the Palestinian workers is part […]

09 Jul
10:30

Pregnant Palestinian Woman Injured After Being Rammed By An Israeli Settler’s Car In Hebron

Palestinian medical sources have reported that a pregnant Palestinian woman was injured, Sunday, after an Israeli colonist’s car struck her near al-‘Arroub College, in the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The sources stated that the woman, Abeer Bassam Jawabra, 28, […]

09 Jul
10:12

Army Abducts Three Palestinians In Tulkarem

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, Tulkarem refugee camp, and Saida town, in the northern West Bank governorate of Tulkarem, searched homes and abducted three Palestinians. The soldiers invaded Tulkarem refugee camp and Saida town from several directions, before storming him and violently searching them, while interrogated […]

09 Jul
8:55

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinian Teenagers In Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron in the southern part of the occupied West bank, and abducted two Palestinian teenagers, including a former political prisoner. Mohammad Awad, a media activist in Hebron, said many army jeeps invaded the town at dawn, before the […]

09 Jul
3:18

Palestinian Worker Falls From High Altitude, Suffers Fractures, After Soldiers Chased Him In Bethlehem

On Saturday, a Palestinian worker from Bethlehem governorate, in the occupied West Bank, suffered fractures in both his legs, in addition to various cuts and bruises, after falling from a high altitude when Israeli soldiers chased him while he was trying to enter occupied East Jerusalem, where he works. Media […]

09 Jul
3:00

Army Injures Many Palestinians Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers invaded, Saturday, Beit Rima town, northwest of Ramallah in central West Bank, and fired many gas bombs, during clashes that erupted during the invasion, causing many Palestinians to suffer the severe effects of teargas inhalation. Media sources in Ramallah said the soldiers fired many gas bombs directly at […]

09 Jul
1:29

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Former Political Prisoner In Jenin

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Saturday evening, a former Palestinian political prisoner, from Jenin refugee camp, in the northern West Bank governorate of Jenin, after stopping him at a sudden military roadblock. The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers abducted Emadeddin Jamal Abu al-Haija, while he was heading back home […]

08 Jul
3:53

Many Suffer The Effects Of Teargas Inhalation In Ni’lin

Israeli soldiers invaded, Friday, the village of Ni’lin, west of Ramallah in the occupied West Bank, and assaulted the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies, causing many to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Media sources in Ramallah said several army jeeps invaded the village, and attacked […]

08 Jul
2:28

Army Injures Six Palestinians, One International Peace Activist, In Kufur Qaddoum

Israeli soldiers invaded, Friday, Kufur Qaddoum village, in the northern West Bank governorate of Qalqilia, and fired many gas bombs, rubber-coated steel bullets and concussion grenades at nonviolent protesters, wounding six Palestinians and a Korean peace activist. Morad Eshteiwy, the media coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Annexation Wall […]