Category Archives: Beit Hanoun

09 Dec
9:57

Israeli Army Fires Tank Shells At Homes And Lands In Northern Gaza

Israeli soldiers fired, on Saturday evening, several shells at homes and lands in Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip, causing property damage. The soldiers fired at least three tanks shells, two into farmlands lands, and one which detonated near a home, causing serious damage but no […]

30 Nov
11:44

Israeli Army Bombards Gaza, Injures Three Palestinians

The Israeli Air Force fires at least four missiles into an area, south of Gaza city, wounding three Palestinians, who were rushed to the Shifa Medical Center, west of the city. The army also fired missiles and artillery shells into several areas in the besieged coastal region. Media sources in […]

11 Sep
3:16

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire At Farmers, Abduct A Patient, in The Gaza Strip

Israeli soldiers fired many rounds of live ammunition at Palestinian farmers in their lands, in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the besieged Gaza Strip, and abducted a patient at Beit Hanoun (Erez) border terminal. The soldiers, stationed on military towers across the border fence in southern Gaza, fired […]

29 Jul
12:29

16-year Old Boy Killed by Israeli Forces in Gaza Protests; 10 Wounded

Israeli military shot, Friday, 16-year old Abdul-Rahman Hussein Abu Hamisha,  during a protest against the ongoing Israeli assault on the al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, and the deadly and inhumane conditions of the Israeli siege of Gaza. The Ministry of Health in Gaza said Abu Hamisha was participating in a protestm […]

29 Jun
11:32

Israeli Soldiers, Navy, Open Fire At Palestinians, Fishing Boats, In Gaza

Israeli soldiers and navy ships fired many live rounds, Thursday, at Palestinian farmers, and fishing boats, in Khan Younis, and northern Gaza, in the besieged coastal region. Media sources said the soldiers, stationed on military towers in army bases, across the border fence, fired many live rounds into Palestinian lands, […]

07 Mar
12:47

Israeli Soldiers Invade Palestinian Lands In Northern Gaza

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Tuesday morning, Palestinian agricultural lands, and bulldozed them, east of Beit Hanoun town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency has reported that three armored bulldozers and three tanks left a military base, across the border fence, and […]

10 Feb
7:04

Israeli Soldiers Injure Three Palestinians Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday evening, Madama village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and clashed with many youngsters, wounding three of them, including two were also detained. The Palestinian Red Crescent in Nablus said its medics arrived at the scene, and provided treatment to a Palestinian […]

09 Feb
4:59

Israeli Navy Attacks Fishing Boats In Gaza, Army Attacks Homes And Lands

Israeli navy ships opened fire, on Wednesday evening, targeting several Palestinian fishing boats, in Gaza territorial waters, in the northern part of the besieged coastal region. Israeli soldiers also fired live rounds at homes and lands. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers, stationed across the border fence, in northern Gaza, fired dozens […]

24 Oct
10:34

Israeli Air Force Fires Missiles Into A Hamas Site In Gaza

The Israeli Force fired, on Monday morning, at least one missile into a site, rub by the Al-Qassam Brigades the armed wing of Hamas, east of Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip, after a shell was reportedly fired from Gaza. Israeli military sources said the Air […]

19 Oct
12:37

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 24 Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, Thursday, at least 24 Palestinians, including children, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, among them fifteen from Jerusalem. Army vehicles invaded agricultural lands in northern Gaza. The Bethlehem office of the PPS said the soldiers invaded […]

05 Oct
4:50

Israeli Army Bombards Several Areas In The Gaza Strip

For the second time in just a few hours, The Israeli Air Force and army fired several shells and missiles, on Wednesday, targeting various areas of the Gaza Strip, after a shell was fired earlier into Sderot, in the Negev. The Israeli Air Force fired at least one missile into […]

05 Oct
12:30

Army Bombards Qassam Site In Northern Gaza

Israeli soldiers fired, on Wednesday at noon, an artillery shell into a site run by the Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, east of Beit Hanoun town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. The army said it was retaliating to a shell fried from Gaza. The shell […]

30 Sep
9:45

Palestinian Killed, Three Injured, While Trying To Defuse Israeli Missile

The Palestinian Health Ministry in the Gaza Strip has reported that one Palestinian was killed, on Thursday evening, and three others were injured, while trying to defuse an Israeli missile, in Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the coastal region. Dr. Ashraf al-Qedra, the spokesperson of the Palestinian Health […]

22 Aug
2:29

Israel Carries Out 50 Strikes Against Gaza, Five Palestinians Injured

The Israeli Air Force carried out, Sunday, at least fifty military strikes wounding five Palestinians in different parts of the Gaza Strip, reportedly after a shell was fired earlier from Gaza into an open area in Sderot in the Negev. Two of the targeted areas in the besieged Gaza Strip […]

21 Aug
4:25

Three Palestinians Injured In Israeli Bombardment Of Northern Gaza

Three Palestinians were injured, Sunday, after the Israeli army fired shells targeting a Hamas center, and an empty land, in Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. The army  stated it was retaliating to a rocket fired from Gaza. Dr. Ashraf al-Qedra, the spokesperson of the Ministry of Health […]

10 Jul
9:25

Palestinian Fighter Killed In Tunnel Accident In Gaza

The Al-Quds Brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad, has reported, on Sunday at dawn, that one of its fighters was killed in a tunnel accident, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. The Brigades identified the fighter as Ibrahim Hasan al-Masri, 28, from Beit Hanoun, in the […]

02 Jul
9:16

Israeli Air Force Carries Out A Series On Air Strikes In Gaza

The Israeli air force carried out, on Saturday at dawn, a series of air strikes targeting a number of sites, believed to be run by armed resistance groups, in different parts of the besieged Gaza Strip. The army said a shell was fired from Gaza, on Friday at night. Media […]

21 Apr
3:05

Israeli Air Force Opens Fire at Agricultural Lands in Northern Gaza

[Monday Morning, April 21, 2014] Israeli military helicopters fired dozens of rounds of live ammunition into Palestinian agricultural lands, east of Beit Hanoun town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.The sources added the terrified farmers fled their lands seeking shelter elsewhere, no injuries were reported; property damage was […]

04 Mar
3:28

Israeli Missile Kills Two Palestinians In Gaza

An Israeli fighter jet reportedly dropped a missile, Monday night, near Beit Hanoun, in northern Gaza, killing two Palestinians and wounding three others, including a child. The two men killed in the attack were identified as Musab Moussa al-Zaneen, 21, and Sharif Nasser, 31. The two men wounded in the […]

22 Jan
11:19

Two Palestinians Assassinated In Northern Gaza

January 22, 2014 11:19 AM Saed Bannoura Beit Hanoun, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources have reported that Israeli soldiers assassinated two Palestinian fighters on Tuesday night, after midnight, in Beit Hanoun town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.The sources said that an Israeli drone fired a missile at a Palestinian car driving on Sikka Street, killing two fighters identified […]

21 Dec
1:45

Palestinian Killed, Four Injured, In Beit Hanoun

December 21, 2013 1:45 PM Saed Bannoura Beit Hanoun, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

[Friday Evening December 21, 2013] Israeli soldiers shot and killed one Palestinian, and injured four more Palestinians in two different attacks, close to border areas in the coastal region.Medical sources said resident Odah Hamad, 22, was seriously wounded by Israeli army fire, and died as medics were transporting him to […]

26 Jul
4:29

Palestinian Injured By Army Fire In Northern Gaza

Palestinian medical sources reported Thursday [July 25, 2013] that a Palestinian teenager was shot and injured by Israeli military fire in Beit Hanoun town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.The sources stated that Israeli soldiers, stationed at a military tower across the border, fired rounds of live ammunition […]

30 Jan
3:33

Palestinian Man Shot In Beit Hanoun

January 30, 2013 3:33 AM Saed Bannoura Beit Hanoun, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Tuesday January 29; Palestinian medical sources reported that a young Palestinian man was shot and injured by Israeli military fire in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.The wounded Palestinian, age 19, suffered moderate injuries and was moved to a local hospital in Beit Hanoun, in northern Gaza. Eyewitnesses reported […]

01 Jan
5:24

Palestinian Injured By Army Fire In Northern Gaza

Palestinian medical sources reported Saturday that a Palestinian man was shot and wounded by Israeli military fire, north of Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip, the Arabs48 news website reported.The sources stated that medics transferred the wounded 32-year-old man to Kamal Odwan Hospital after he was […]

11 Oct
2:24

FIghter Killed Near Erez Terminal, Gaza

October 11, 2011 2:24 AM IMEMC News Beit Hanoun, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

A Palestinian resident identified as Ahmad Al Azayza, age 22, was killed Monday afternoon as Israeli jets shelled an area near Erez (Beit Hanoun) Terminal , north of the Gaza Strip, eyewitnesses reported. Al Azayza’s body was moved to Al Awda Hospital in Beit Hanoun. The National Resistance Brigade, armed […]

02 Oct
8:27

Three injured in Israeli air strike north of Gaza

October 2, 2011 8:27 AM IMEMC News Beit Hanoun, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Three Palestinians were injured as Israeli jets targeted a group of militants east of town of Beit Hanoon, North of the Gaza Strip Saturday evening, local medical sources reported. Medical staff spokesman, Adham Abu Silmya, told the Maan News Agency that the wounded residents were transferred to some hospitals north […]

16 Jul
6:03

Palestinian Youth Moderately Wounded In A New Israeli Attack In Beit Hanoun

Israeli soldiers bombarded, after midnight Friday night, an area in Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip; damage was reported, one resident was injured.The injured youth is in his twenties; he was moved to Kamal Odwan Hospital in Beit Lahia suffering moderate injuries. Damage to nearby buildings […]

11 Jan
5:32

Elderly Man Killed By Israeli Army Fire In Northern Gaza

January 11, 2011 5:32 PM Saed Bannoura Beit Hanoun, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources reported on Monday afternoon that an elderly Palestinian man was shot and killed by Israeli army fire in northern Gaza. The man was identified as Sha’ban Shaker Al Qarmout, 65. He was killed when the army opened fire at agricultural lands in Beit Hanoun, in the northern […]

10 Nov
9:02

Palestinian Worker Wounded By Army Fire In Beit Hanoun

November 10, 2010 9:02 PM Saed Bannoura Beit Hanoun, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources reported on Wednesday morning that a worker was wounded by Israeli military fire while working near Beit Hanoun terminal (Erez) in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.The sources added that the resident, 28, was wounded in his right foot and was moved to Kamal Adwan Hospital. […]

29 Aug
11:45

Two Palestinian Workers Wounded By Israeli Gunfire In Gaza

August 29, 2010 11:45 PM Saed Bannoura Beit Hanoun, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

According to local sources, a group of men who were gathering rubble to make cement in northern Gaza on Saturday were fired upon by Israeli forces at the Gaza-Israel border, injuring two.The two injured men were identified as Sharif Sa’id Ghubn, 25, and Rami Ibrahim Ghubn, 18. They were taken […]

22 Jul
2:48

Two Palestinians Killed, Seven Wounded After Army Bombarded Beit Hanoun

Palestinian medical sources reported Wednesday afternoon that two Palestinians were killed and seven others, including children, were wounded on Wednesday evening after the army bombarded Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.One of the slain residents died instantly, while the other died of his wounds later on; […]

07 Apr
7:08

Five Palestinians Wounded By Homemade Shell In Beit Hanoun

Local sources reported that five Palestinians were wounded on Tuesday at night when a Palestinian group fired a homemade shell towards adjacent Israeli settlements but the shell landed near Palestinian homes in Beit Hanoun wounding five Palestinians. Medical sources in Beit Hanoun Hospital reported that the incident took place at […]

27 Mar
7:37

Child Wounded By Army Fire in Northern Gaza

Palestinian medical sources in Gaza reported that a Palestinian child was shot and wounded on Friday afternoon near the Beit Hanoun (Eretz) crossing , in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.The child was identified as Sa’id Abdul-Aziz Hamdan, 15; he suffered moderate wounds. Eyewitnesses reported that the fire came […]

21 Jan
12:47

Qassam Fighter Dies Of Previous Wounds

January 21, 2010 12:47 AM Saed Bannoura Beit Hanoun, Miscellaneous, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources reported Wednesday that a fighter of the Al Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, died of wounds sustained last week in northern Gaza.The fighter was identified as Ghassan Salim Al Tarabeen, 21, from Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. He was wounded […]

15 Nov
11:36

Farmer Wounded By Israeli Fire In Northern Gaza

November 15, 2009 11:36 PM Saed Bannoura Beit Hanoun, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources reported Sunday that a farmer was wounded by Israeli fire east of Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. The sources added that the farmer was moved to a local hospital after being hit by two rounds of live ammunition in his legs while […]

01 May
6:57

B’Tselem demands a criminal probe into the killing of five family members in Gaza

The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories (B’Tselem) demanded the advocate general of the Israeli Army to open a criminal investigation into the circumstances which led the death of five family members of Al Mo’attiq family in Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza […]

27 Feb
6:02

Israel decides not to probe the 2006 shelling of Beit Hanoun in which 21 civilians were killed

February 27, 2008 6:02 PM Saed Bannoura Beit Hanoun, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

The Israeli Military Advocate General ruled on Tuesday that the Israeli military shelling to Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip, which lead to the death of 21 Palestinian civilians in November 2006 when the shells hit their homes, is a result of what he described as […]

24 Jan
8:59

Israeli army invasion in northern Gaza leaves one killed and one injured

January 24, 2008 8:59 PM IMEMC Agencies Beit Hanoun, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Preliminary medical sources reported one Palestinian killed and another injured in Israeli shelling of the northern Gaza Strip town of Beit Hanoun on Thursday at dawn. .Local sources said that Israeli tanks and bulldozers invaded the border area of Beit Hanoun and opened fire at the residents homes. Israeli sources […]

07 May
1:28

Israeli army fires shells on northern Gaza

Israeli army fired on Sunday evening a number of shells in northern Gaza Strip, targeting a group of civilians in Beit Hanoun and a local cemetery in Jabalya refugee camp Palestinian media sources and witnesses said that Israeli warplanes, hovering over Beit Hanun, fired at least one missile on a […]

19 Apr
1:59

Unknown gunmen destroy a shop in northern Gaza Strip

A group of unknown gunmen detonated a home made bomb inside a barber shop in the city of Beit Hanoun in the northern part of the Gaza Strip on Thursday at dawn, destroying it completely. Local sources did not report any injuries.  

05 Apr
2:28

Al-Quds Brigades claim responsibility for attacking an army unit in Gaza

Al-Quds Brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad movement in Palestine, claimed responsibility for an attack that targeted a special Israeli army unit in the northern Gaza Strip town of Beit Hanoun. Al-Quds Brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad movement in Palestine, claimed responsibility for an attack […]

15 Mar
2:36

One Fatah activist dies of wounds sustained in Gaza

One said to be Fatah activist died on Thursday of wounds he sustained on Wednesday during infighting between Fatah and Hamas security forces, in the town of Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza strip. Mohamed Ti’mah sustained several wounds in his abdomen and legs during he clashes on Wednesday between […]

14 Mar
5:33

Hamas’s Executive Force Attacks Electricians in Northern Gaza

Palestinian media sources reported that on Wednesday morning, members of the Hamas-formed executive force of the interior ministry attacked electricians working for the Palestinian electricity company who were mending power cables in Beit Hanoun city, north of Gaza Strip. WAFA News Agency reported Wednesday that the force opened fire at […]

12 Mar
3:33

Palestinian National Security Officer Abducted in Northern Gaza

Palestinian security sources reported Monday that members of the Qassam brigades, the military wing of Hamas, jointly with other members of the executive force, abducted Jamil Alzenati, an officer of the Palestinian national security forces and Ahmad Rezeq, a soldier of the same forces. The sources said that the abduction […]

11 Mar
8:05

Palestinian Resident of Beit Hanoun Wounded during Shootout

Palestinian medical sources reported Sunday that Palestinian civilian Mohammad Hammad, 48, of Beit Hanoun city in northern Gaza Strip, was shot and wounded during a shootout between supporters of both Fatah and Hamas. Palestinian security sources also confirmed that unknown gunmen opened fire at the house of Fawwaz Hammad, chief […]

11 Mar
7:09

Hamas fighter killed, another injured in the Gaza Strip

Palestinian medical sources in Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip, reported on Sunday at dawn that one Hamas fighter was killed and another was injured after unknown gunmen opened fire at their vehicle.The sources identified the slain Hamas member as Mohammad Hussein Al Kafarna, 27. He […]

06 Mar
3:40

Israeli army prevents Palestinian patients from crossing to Israel for treatment

The Israeli army prevented Palestinian patients from crossing to Israeli in order to get medical treatment in hospitals on Tuesday. Dr. Moawiya Hasanain, the director of the emergency and ambulance department in the ministry of Health in Gaza stated that Israeli soldiers stationed at Beit Hanoun terminal in the northern […]