Category Archives: Hebron

24 Jan
10:07

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, at least thirteen Palestinians from their homes, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, and took them to several detention and interrogation center. The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) in the central West Bank city of Ramallah, said the soldiers invaded the al-Jalazoun […]

20 Jan
12:12

Israeli Army Abducts A Palestinian Near Bethlehem

Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, on Friday at dawn, the town of Teqoua’, east of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and abducted one Palestinian. The soldiers also invaded many neighborhoods in Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ […]

20 Jan
11:45

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Retired Palestinian Lieutenant Near Hebron

January 20, 2017 11:45 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, Friday, Surif town, northwest of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and detained a retired Palestinian Lieutenant, after breaking into his home and searching it. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency has reported that the soldiers detained Lieutenant Hatem Hasan Eghneimat, while violently searching his home, and confiscated […]

19 Jan
12:45

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seventeen Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and at dawn Thursday, seventeen Palestinians, during massive invasions and searches of homes in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS office in Qalqilia, in the northern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers abducted […]

19 Jan
10:46

Israeli Army Abducts A Palestinian In Hebron

January 19, 2017 10:46 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier on Thursday morning, a young Palestinian man in Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and invaded Bani Neim town, east of the city, and searched homes. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded the […]

18 Jan
11:48

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Fourteen Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and at dawn Wednesday, at least fourteen Palestinians, during various invasions targeting homes in several communities in the occupied West Bank. The Hebron office of the PPS said the soldiers invaded several communities in the district, searched and […]

Photo By Silwanic
18 Jan
10:20

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians In Bethlehem, Hebron And Tulkarem

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Palestinian communities in the West Bank districts of Bethlehem, Hebron and Tulkarem, searched many homes and abducted five Palestinians. In Bethlehem, several military vehicles invaded Marah Rabah village, south of the city, before the soldiers stormed and violently searched many homes, and abducted […]

18 Jan
2:15

Hebron; Israeli Settler Rams A Palestinian Child, Injuring Her

January 18, 2017 2:15 AM Ghassan Bannoura Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

A Palestinian child was injured on Tuesday midday when she was hit by a speeding car driving by an Israeli settler in Hebron city, northern West Bank. Liyan Al Razam, 5, was moved to the Ahli Hospital in Hebron city after sustaining moderate after being hit by the settler car. […]

16 Jan
12:09

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct 20 Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Monday at dawn and during morning hours, at least twenty Palestinians, including a legislator, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem. The PPS said dozens of soldiers invaded various areas in the central West […]

15 Jan
11:22

Army Abducts Four Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, several areas of the occupied West Bank, broke into and searched many homes and abducted four Palestinians. The army also installed roadblocks, and summoned a father and his son for interrogation. Several army vehicles invaded Jenin city, in the northern part of the […]

Soldiers at Qalandia checkpoint
12 Jan
9:15

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians In Hebron

January 12, 2017 9:15 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier on Thursday morning, three Palestinian men at a number of military roadblocks, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and also stormed and searched many homes. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers abducted Mos’ab Salam Eghneimat, 19, and Mohammad Ahmad Hmeidat, 33, after […]

11 Jan
1:18

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct 33 Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight, at least thirty-three Palestinians, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, during massive invasions and violent searches of homes. The Bethlehem office of the PPS said the soldiers have abducted a former political prisoner, identified as Mohammad […]

11 Jan
10:15

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians In Hebron, One In Jenin

January 11, 2017 10:15 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Jenin, 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, on Wednesday at dawn, at least five Palestinians in several communities in the district. The army also abducted one Palestinian in the northern West Bank […]

10 Jan
12:15

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct 26 Palestinians, Including Children, In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight, at least 26 Palestinians, including several children, from their homes in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and violently searched homes in occupied East Jerusalem, before abducting four children and a […]

09 Jan
1:03

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty Palestinians In The West Bank”

Israeli soldiers abducted during overnight invasions into different parts of the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem, twenty Palestinians from their homes, including two brothers and a sister of the Palestinian who was killed Sunday, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS office in occupied Jerusalem said the […]

09 Jan
7:57

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians In Hebron And Ramallah

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and Budrus town, northwest of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, searched many homes and abducted four Palestinians. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers invaded the al-‘Arroub refugee […]

Israeli soldiers abduct youth (archive image from Palestine News)
05 Jan
12:54

Army Abducts Six Palestinians In The West Bank, 100 In Five Days

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, six Palestinians, including two former political prisoners, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers have abducted at least 100 Palestinians in the first five days of this year. The […]

Binyamin Netanyahu (image from wikimedia)
05 Jan
8:02

Israeli Prime Minister calls for pardon of soldier who executed prone Palestinian

A day after Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu came under questioning as part of a corruption probe, Netanyahu issued a call for the pardon of an Israeli soldier who killed a Palestinian who was lying on the ground, critically wounded, by firing multiple shots at the Palestinian’s head. Elor Azaria […]

Israeli army invasion - archive image (from Istandul Daily Times)
03 Jan
2:23

15 Palestinians abducted in pre-dawn raids by Israeli forces, including 5 minors

Israeli troops conducted pre-dawn raids in several West Bank towns on Monday, abducting 15 Palestinians and taking them to unknown destinations. In Jerusalem, Israeli troops abducted 8 Palestinians, including 5 minors aged between 15 and 17 years old. The youth were identified as Ameer Darwish, Adam Mustafa, Hussam Eliyan, Moumen […]

30 Dec
10:46

Israeli Army Abducts Two Palestinians In Jenin And Hebron

December 30, 2016 10:46 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Friday at dawn, a young Palestinian man after stopping him at a sudden military roadblock, installed on a main road in the northern West Bank district of Jenin. The soldiers also abducted one Palestinian near Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank.   The WAFA […]

30 Dec
1:48

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians West Of Hebron

December 30, 2016 1:48 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday evening, the village of at-Tabaqa, west of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, conducted extensive searches of homes and abducted four Palestinians. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency said the soldiers invaded and searched homes belonging to members of the al-Atrash family, […]

29 Dec
10:01

Israeli Soldiers Invade Hebron

December 29, 2016 10:01 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Dozens of Israeli army vehicles invaded, on Thursday at dawn, a number of towns and refugee camps in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, searched many homes and summoned several young men for interrogation. The soldiers invaded the towns of ath-Thaheriyya, Beit Awwa and Sammoa’, south of Hebron, Nouba […]

27 Dec
5:15

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eleven Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and at dawn Tuesday, eleven Palestinians from their homes in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The Ramallah office of the PPS said the soldiers stormed and searched many homes in the district, and abducted five Palestinians, […]

26 Dec
8:43

Demolition Notices Served to 20 Palestinian-owned Facilities in Yatta

Israeli authorities, on Monday, served demolition threats to 20 Palestinian-owned facilities in the town of Yatta, southern Hebron Hills, for lack of building permits. The town is situated in area C of the occupied West Bank, which is under Israeli civil and military control. The residents of area C have always been […]

23 Dec
1:49

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians From Hebron And Tubas

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday evening, and on Friday at dawn, two Palestinians from West Bank districts of Hebron and Tubas; the army broke into and searched many homes in the Hebron district and violently searched them. Dozens of soldiers invaded Hneina area, in Doura town, southwest of the southern […]

22 Dec
1:06

Detainees Shadeed And Abu Fara Suspend Their Hunger Strike

December 22, 2016 1:06 PM IMEMC News Hebron, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

The head of the Palestinian Detainees Committee Issa Qaraqe has reported, Thursday, that detainees Anas Shadeed, 19, and Ahmad Abu Fara, 31, have suspended their hunger strikes after reaching an agreement with the Israeli Prison Authority.   Qaraqe stated that the two detainees, who held hunger strikes for ninety consecutive days, […]

22 Dec
12:40

Israeli Army Abducts Thirteen Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said that Israeli soldiers have abducted overnight and at dawn Thursday, thirteen Palestinians, including three children, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem. The Tulkarem office of the PPS, in the northern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers invaded many […]

22 Dec
11:41

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Bethlehem and Hebron

December 22, 2016 11:41 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Thursday at dawn, the town of Beit Fajjar, south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and abducted a Palestinian teen. The soldiers also abducted a young man for interrogation, and summoned another in Hebron. The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) […]

21 Dec
11:17

PPS: Israeli Soldiers Abduct 24 Palestinians, Including Seven Children, In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and at dawn Wednesday, 24 Palestinians, including seven children, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS office in Bethlehem, said the soldiers invaded Beit Fajjar town, south of Bethlehem, searched many homes and abducted seven […]

21 Dec
10:38

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians In Hebron

December 21, 2016 10:38 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, four Palestinians in the Hebron district, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, after invading many homes and searching them. The PPS said many army vehicles invaded the ath-Thaheriyya […]

20 Dec
3:47

Israeli Army Abduct 13 Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, at least thirteen Palestinians, including children, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem. In Jerusalem, the army invaded and searched homes and abducted six Palestinians, identified as Amer Abed, Mohammad Dari, 13, Ahmad Zidani, 13, Amer Zidani, 17, […]

17 Dec
6:09

Israeli Army Hands Remains of Six Slain Palestinians To Their Families

The Israeli authorities handed, on Friday evening, the bodies of six Palestinians, while were killed by the army in different periods of 2016, back to their families, in Hebron, Jenin and Tulkarem, in the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian District Coordination Office (DCO) said the soldiers handed the body of […]

15 Dec
11:00

Army Abducts The Former Mayor Of Ethna

December 15, 2016 11:00 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Thursday at dawn, the former mayor of Ethna town, west of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The Hebron office of the PPS said the soldiers invaded the home of Jamal Tmeizi, 61, […]

14 Dec
9:34

Army Abducts A Palestinian Near Hebron

December 14, 2016 9:34 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, Wednesday at dawn, one Palestinian in the district, and installed two roadblocks. It stated that the soldiers searched many homes in Bani Neim town, east […]

13 Dec
4:23

Irrigation Network Seized near Hebron

Israeli forces, on Monday, seized an irrigation network in al-Baqa’a area, east of the occupied West Bank city of Hebron, according to local sources. WAFA correspondence said that Israeli army forces, accompanied by heavy machinery, broke into the area and seized an irrigation network belonging to farmers from the Jaber […]

12 Dec
11:59

PPS: Israeli Soldiers Abduct Sixteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, sixteen Palestinians, including children, from their homes in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The Hebron office of the PPS, in the southern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers invaded many […]

12 Dec
12:22

Israeli Soldiers Assault A Palestinian Woman After Invading Her Home In Hebron

December 12, 2016 12:22 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Many Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at night, a Palestinian home in Shiokh town, northeast of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and assaulted an elderly woman while violently searching and ransacking her home. Journalist Ahmad Halayqa said several army vehicles invaded Shiokh, before the soldiers […]

11 Dec
8:27

Israeli Army Abducts One Palestinian Near Hebron

December 11, 2016 8:27 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, a former Palestinian political prisoner, after invading his home in Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers abducted Monir Abu Sharar, after interrogating him in his home, while […]

Beit Ummar village (image from wikimedia)
09 Dec
11:44

Israeli Troops Attack Palestinian Villagers near Hebron

December 9, 2016 11:44 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Dozens of Palestinians suffered from tear gas inhalation Friday when Israeli troops invaded the village of Beit Ummar, near Hebron, and fired tear gas canisters. The soldiers invaded the town with armored vehicles, jeeps, and numerous soldiers armed with automatic weapons. According to local sources, the soldiers pointed their weapons […]

08 Dec
11:37

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians In Hebron

December 8, 2016 11:37 AM Saed Bannoura Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, several neighborhoods in Hebron city, and two surrounding towns, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, searched homes and abducted five Palestinians. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded Hebron city, Yatta town, south of […]

08 Dec
6:27

New Checkpoints, Access Control-buildings and Street-signs in the Historical Center of Hebron

12/06/16 | International Solidarity Movement | al-Khalil Team As for colonial Israel, nothing happens without a reason. Periods of extreme violence are followed by relative calm periods with more intense colonial construction activities and preparations for the next facts on the ground. Palestinian  daily life is inhumanly restricted by the […]

06 Dec
11:34

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, at least ten Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank. On Monday evening, the soldiers abducted a merchant from Gaza, while crossing the Erez terminal. In Bethlehem, the soldiers invaded Deheishe refugee camp, […]

05 Dec
8:12

Israeli Army Abducts Twenty-Three Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and on earlier Monday, at least twenty-three Palestinians, including nine children between the ages of nine and fifteen, during massive invasions and searches of homes in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied Jerusalem. In Jerusalem, the soldiers searched homes and abducted ‘Oweiss Husseini, […]

30 Nov
4:07

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian In Hebron

November 30, 2016 4:07 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at noon, a young Palestinian man from Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, reportedly after locating a locally-made part of a weapon, and moved him to an interrogation center. The Israeli army said the young man was taken prisoner in […]

30 Nov
12:20

Army Abducts Fourteen Palestinians, Including Children, In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, late at night and on Wednesday at dawn, fourteen Palestinians, including several children, in different parts of the West Bank, including in occupied East Jerusalem. The Hebron office of the PPS, in the southern part of the West Bank, […]

29 Nov
1:13

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eleven Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, at least eleven Palestinians in various district in the occupied West Bank, during extensive military invasions and searches of homes, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said. The PPS office in Salfit district, in central West Bank, said the soldiers abducted Mustafa Abdul-‘Aziz Mer’ey, […]

28 Nov
8:05

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Legislator, A Son of A Legislator, In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, a Palestinian legislator, and a son of another legislator, after invading their homes, and searching them, in the southern West Bank district of Hebron. The soldiers also abducted a third Palestinian in the city. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) […]

27 Nov
12:22

Israel Is Threatening To Force-feed Two Hunger Striking Detainees

The head of the Palestinian Detainees and Ex-Detainees Committee Issa Qaraqe has reported that Israel is threatening to fore-feed two detainees, who are ongoing with their hunger strikes they started 65 days ago. Qaraqe’ stated that the two detainees, Anas Shadeed and Ahmad Abu Fara,  from Hebron, in the southern […]

27 Nov
11:04

Army Abducts Eight Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and at dawn Sunday, at least eight Palestinians, including former political prisoners, 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 West Bank, said the soldiers invaded and […]

26 Nov
9:18

Hunger Striking Detainee Moved To Hospital

November 26, 2016 9:18 AM IMEMC News Hebron, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

The head of the Palestinian Detainees’ Committee Issa Qaraqe’ stated, on Friday at night, that the Israeli prison authority has moved hunger striking detainee Anas Shadeed to an intensive care unit at the Assaf HaRofeh Israeli medical center, after suffering a sharp health deterioration.   Qaraqe’ stated that the prison authority […]

24 Nov
11:39

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and on Thursday at dawn, at least ten Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, and summoned several Palestinians for interrogation. In Jenin, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, the soldiers searched several homes and abducted Ayyoub Enfei’at, and his brother […]

22 Nov
3:57

Settlers Pelt Hebron Area Home with Molotov Cocktails

Israeli settlers, on Tuesday, set fire to a Palestinian-owned home in Masafer Yatta, to the south of Hebron, according to a local activist. Rateb al-Jabour, coordinator of the popular committee against the separation wall and settlements, told WAFA correspondence that settlers from the illegal settlement of Beit Yatir, built on Palestinian-owned […]

20 Nov
12:29

Israeli Army Abducts Ten Palestinians, Including Children, In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped overnight and at dawn Sunday, at least ten Palestinians, including children in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS stated that the soldiers violently invaded and searched homes in occupied East Jerusalem, and kidnapped seven Palestinians. […]

18 Nov
5:54

Nothing is Simple in Palestine

11/17/16 | International Solidarity Movement (ISM) | al-Khalil Team Almost nothing in Palestine is what you expect, for the most part. And, this is so true of the negative things you see. No matter how bad you think things are or expect them to be, you are almost always guaranteed that […]

17 Nov
12:20

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 19 Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have abducted, overnight and earlier Thursday, at least nineteen Palestinians, including two young men, and children, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The Jerusalem office of the PPS said the soldiers abducted six Palestinians from the al-‘Eesawiyya town, […]

17 Nov
9:50

Army Abducts One Palestinian In Tulkarem

November 17, 2016 9:50 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The Tulkarem office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, a young Palestinian man in Tulkarem refugee camp, and searched many homes in Tulkarem city. The PPS said the soldiers abducted Khaled Burhan Abed-Rabbo, 28, after violently invading his home and […]

17 Nov
9:10

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Young Woman, Two Men, In Hebron

November 17, 2016 9:10 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, a young Palestinian woman, and two men, during military invasions into homes, in different parts of the southern West Bank district of Hebron. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said several military vehicles invaded Bani Neim town, east of Hebron, […]

16 Nov
11:44

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct Nine Palestinians In The West Bank”

Updated: Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until early morning hours Wednesday, nine Palestinians, including a twelve-year-old child, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. Updated – 11:44 AM: The soldiers invaded Nablus, in the northern part of the West Bank, and kidnapped two Palestinians, identified as Ma’an Emad Abu Tammoun, 25, […]

16 Nov
7:43

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Hebron

November 16, 2016 7:43 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, late on Tuesday at night, the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, kidnapped two Palestinians and confiscated surveillance tapes and equipment. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers kidnapped Ibrahim Atallah Jawabra and Mustafa Jamal Abu […]

15 Nov
12:04

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians In Hebron

November 15, 2016 12:04 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, overnight until dawn hours, the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, and Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, searched many homes and abducted three Palestinians, including a former political prisoner. The army also abducted one Palestinian, on Monday evening, near the Ibrahimi mosque. The soldiers invaded the al-Bayyada area and […]

14 Nov
10:07

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians In Hebron

November 14, 2016 10:07 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Updated: Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, seven Palestinians in different parts of the southern West Bank district of Hebron, and closed the main road leading to Beit ‘Anoun town. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said several armored Israeli military vehicles invaded Yatta town, south […]

10 Nov
12:54

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 23 Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, Thursday, 23 Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, and that one of them is a child who was also shot and injured by the army, prior to his abduction. The Bethlehem office of the PPS […]

09 Nov
12:08

PPS: “Army Kidnaps 22 Palestinians, Including A Journalist, In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, Wednesday, twenty-two Palestinians, including a journalist, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, ten of them in Hebron. The Hebron office of the PPS, in the southern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers stormed and […]

09 Nov
10:32

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Nine Palestinians, Including A Journalist, In Hebron

November 9, 2016 10:32 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, overnight and at dawn Wednesday, several areas in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, searched many homes, and kidnapped nine Palestinians, including a photojournalist, in addition to confiscating the contents of a print shop. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said […]

08 Nov
4:02

Construction of Settlement Trade Center Approved by Israeli Government

The High Committee for Israeli Civil Planning and Building has approved the building of a huge shopping center to west of Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank, after deliberating for several years. Israeli daily “Haaretz” reported, on Tuesday, that the plan was approved last month, and that the state is to build a […]

08 Nov
11:49

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians In Hebron

November 8, 2016 11:49 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, the southern West Bank city of Hebron, Beit Ummar and Yatta towns, searched several homes and kidnapped two Palestinians, including a former political prisoner. Mohammad Awad, the media coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Annexation Wall and Colonies in Beit Ummar, north […]

07 Nov
10:13

Israeli Soldiers Invade Advertisement Company, Confiscate Computers, In Hebron

November 7, 2016 10:13 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, an advertisement company, in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, violently searched it, causing excessive damage, before confiscating its computers, and other equipment. Company workers said the soldiers invaded the Al-Manara Market, in the center of Hebron city, before storming the company, […]

07 Nov
12:08

Israeli Report: “In Collaboration With P.A. Security Forces, Israeli Army Foils Attacks Against Soldiers”

According to a report by Walla Israeli news agency, the Israeli army and security forces, in direct collaboration with the Palestinian security forces, have managed to foil an attack against Israeli soldiers in Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Walla stated that the Palestinian security forces […]

06 Nov
1:10

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 14 Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and earlier Sunday, at least 14 Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem. The PPS said the soldiers invaded Qabatia and Burqin towns, in the northern West Bank city of Jenin, kidnapped four […]

06 Nov
10:22

Israeli Army Kidnap Four Palestinians In Jenin

November 6, 2016 10:22 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The Jenin office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said Israeli soldiers invaded, earlier Sunday, Qabatia and Burqin towns, in the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and kidnapped four Palestinians. The soldiers also illegally confiscated a car. The PPS said the soldiers searched homes in Qabatia town, south of […]

06 Nov
9:44

Israeli Soldiers Invade A Print Shop, Several Homes, Near Hebron

November 6, 2016 9:44 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, searched several homes and broke into a print shop before confiscating a computer. The army also kidnapped a Palestinian in Hebron city. Mohammad Awad, the media spokesperson of the Popular Committee […]

05 Nov
10:28

Several Palestinians Injured In Beit Ummar

November 5, 2016 10:28 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Palestinians have been injured, on Saturday at dawn, during clashes that took place after Israeli soldiers invaded Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank. Mohammad Awad, the coordinator of the Popular Committee in Beit Ummar, said the clashes took place in the […]

04 Nov
9:54

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, the southern West Bank city of Hebron and the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, searched homes and kidnapped two Palestinians. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded Wad as-Somman area, in Hebron city, and kidnapped a young man identified […]

03 Nov
12:35

PPS: “Army Kidnaps 24 Palestinians, Including Eight Family Members And A Journalist, In Jerusalem”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped overnight and at dawn Thursday, 24 Palestinians, including a journalist and eight family members, and a journalist, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers searched and ransacked many homes in the Ramallah […]

03 Nov
11:48

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Nine Palestinians In Hebron

November 3, 2016 11:48 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, Thursday, nine Palestinians, including a father and his sons, in Hebron city and Doura town, southwest of Hebron, after invading their homes and searching them. The PPS said that soldiers kidnapped Dirar Ghaleb Sultan, […]

01 Nov
12:31

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Three Palestinians In Hebron

November 1, 2016 12:31 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Tuesday at dawn, three Palestinians, including a child, in Doura town and the al-Fawwar refugee camp, in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, and confiscated weapons reportedly located in a home in Hebron city. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers kidnapped al-Ghadanfar Abu Atwan, […]

31 Oct
10:44

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Eleven Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, several areas in the occupied West Bank, searched homes and interrogated many Palestinians before kidnapping eleven. The Ramallah office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded Silwad town, north of Ramallah and kidnapped five Palestinians. They have been identified as […]

30 Oct
8:44

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian In Hebron

October 30, 2016 8:44 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers killed, on Sunday evening, a young Palestinian man near Gush Etzion settlement block, after he reportedly rammed them with his car, wounding three. The Palestinian has been identified as Khaled Ahmad Ekhlayyel, 23, from Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron. Eyewitnesses said the incident took place at the […]

29 Oct
1:28

Israeli Soldiers Injure Two Palestinians In Beit Ummar

October 29, 2016 1:28 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Friday afternoon, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and attacked Palestinians holding a nonviolent procession. The residents were marching while carrying Palestinian flags, demanding Israel to release the corpse of Khaled Bahar, 15, who was killed by army […]

28 Oct
11:32

Israeli Soldiers Invade Nablus And Hebron, Search Homes And Kidnap One Palestinian

October 28, 2016 11:32 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Nablus, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, several homes in Orif village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and in Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, and kidnapped one Palestinian. The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) […]

27 Oct
12:11

PPS: “Israeli Army Kidnaps 28 Palestinians, Including Children, In The West Bank”

lThe Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, overnight and at dawn, twenty-eight Palestinians, including children, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The Bethlehem office of the PPS said the soldiers kidnapped eleven Palestinians in the district, mainly from al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem. The […]

27 Oct
11:40

Army Kidnaps A Palestinian In Hebron, Navy Attacks Fishers In Gaza

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday, the southern area of Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and kidnapped one Palestinian. The soldiers also invaded an area east of Tubas, while the navy attacked fishing boats in Gaza waters. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society […]

23 Oct
2:06

Israeli Soldiers Invade The Office Of The Popular Committee Against The Wall In Hebron

October 23, 2016 2:06 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Israeli soldiers invaded, Sunday, the office of the Palestinian Committee against the Annexation Wall and Colonies, in Hebron’s Old city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Younis ‘Arar, the head of the popular committee in Hebron, said the soldiers invaded the building, and were demanding the […]

23 Oct
1:29

After Kidnapping 20 In Jerusalem, Army Kidnaps Six Palestinians Several Parts Of The West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, several districts in the occupied West Bank, searched many homes and kidnapped at least six Palestinians. The soldiers also confiscated large sums of cash in Qalqilia and Hebron, and kidnapped 20 Palestinians in occupied East Jerusalem.   The Tulkarem office of the Palestinian Prisoners […]

22 Oct
7:29

Palestine’s Sweeter Fruit

The al-Natsheh family vineyard, run by one of its founder’s sons, faces an uncertain future… Palestine’s most famous crop is the olive, but not to be overlooked are its grapes. Best known for grape production is the Hebron area of the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The al-Natsheh family vineyard in Hebron […]

22 Oct
1:05

Army Kidnaps A Palestinian In Hebron

October 22, 2016 1:05 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, Saturday, a Palestinian man in Hebron city, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the kidnapped resident has been identified as Jad Ghaleb Tamimi, 38, after breaking into his home, […]

22 Oct
12:29

Four Hunger Striking Detainees Remain In Solitary Confinement

October 22, 2016 12:29 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Jenin, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

The Palestinian Detainees’ Committee has reported that four detainees, held by Israel under arbitrary Administrative Detention orders without charges or trial, remain in solitary confinement since they declared their strikes. The Committee stated that Anas Shadeed and Ahmad Abu Fara, both from the southern West Bank city of Hebron, are […]

21 Oct
10:32

Israeli Soldiers Invade Several Homes In Hebron

October 21, 2016 10:32 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Dozens of Israeli army vehicles invaded, on Friday at dawn, various areas in Hebron city, and surrounding communities, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, stormed and searched homes, and kidnapped several Palestinians. Media sources in Hebron city said the soldiers invaded and violently searched many homes, interrogated […]

21 Oct
3:15

Israeli Army Kills A Palestinian Child In Hebron

October 21, 2016 3:15 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Thursday evening, a Palestinian child at the entrance of Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Palestinian medical sources said the slain child has been identified as Khaled Bahar Ahmad Bahar, 15. They stated that the […]

19 Oct
7:15

Settlers Erect Tents in Hebron, Force Out Shepherds

Dozens of Israeli settlers, on Sunday erected tents on Palestinian land located to the east of the town of Idhna, south of Hebron, chased Palestinian shepherds out and prevented them from grazing their livestock in the area, according to local sources. Sources told WAFA correspondence that settlers erected three tents […]

18 Oct
6:45

Israeli Extremists Storm Al Aqsa, Ibrahimi Mosques

Around 200 Israeli extremists, on Tuesday, held provocative tours of Al-Aqsa Mosque, in annexed East Jerusalem’s Old City district, heeding calls by parent organizations to increase Jewish presence on the holy site during the Jewish holidays, according to mosque officials. The Islamic Waqf, which runs the al-Haram al-Sharif (holy sanctuary) […]

18 Oct
1:15

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

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, the West Bank districts of Hebron, Bethlehem and Jenin, stormed and violently searched many homes, and kidnapped seven Palestinians. The Hebron office of the PPS said the soldiers invaded many towns and communities, in the […]

17 Oct
9:27

Army Kidnaps Two Palestinians Near Hebron

October 17, 2016 9:27 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

A number of Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Monday at dawn, Surif town, northwest of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, searched homes and kidnapped two Palestinians. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded a number of homes, and searched them, […]

16 Oct
10:13

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Five Palestinians In Hebron

October 16, 2016 10:13 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, several Palestinian areas in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, broke into and searched many homes, and kidnapped five Palestinians. The soldiers also confiscated thousands of Shekels from a home in Sa’ir town. Several army vehicles invaded Bani Neim town, east of […]

15 Oct
11:29

Israeli Army Invades Beit Ummar

October 15, 2016 11:29 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, Saturday, Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, broke into a store after smashing the front doors and stole cigarette packs, in addition to causing excessive damage. Mohammad Awad, the media coordinator of the Popular Committee in Beit Ummar, said the soldiers […]

11 Oct
7:38

ISM Photo Story: Jewish Holidays Bring Harassment to Occupied Hebron

The 3rd and 4th of October marked the celebrations of the Jewish New Year. In the occupied West Bank, Jewish holidays, celebrated by the settlers from the illegal settlements. This usually translates to an increase in harassment, restrictions and the presence of heavily-armed military occupying forces and settlers, often not […]

08 Oct
1:31

Army Kidnaps Two Children In Bethlehem, A Young Man Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Friday evening, two Palestinians from ‘Aida refugee camp, north of Bethlehem, and a man in Zabbouba village, west of the northern West Bank city of Jenin. The army also invaded homes and occupied rooftops near Hebron. Media sources in Bethlehem said the soldiers kidnapped two children […]

07 Oct
6:14

Army Razes Lands Near Hebron and Rafah

Israeli army bulldozers, on Thursday, razed land in the village of Kharas, to the west of Hebron, as well as land in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip, according to WAFA sources. Abdul Fattah Hmeidan, head of Kharas village council, said that soldiers and members from the so-called “civil administration”, an […]

06 Oct
12:41

Israeli Soldiers Uproot 40 Dunams Of Palestinian Agricultural Lands Near Hebron

October 6, 2016 12:41 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers, accompanied by a number of armored bulldozers, invaded Thursday the at-Tass area, west of Kharas town, west of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, before bulldozing and uprooting 40 Dunams (9.88 Acres) of Palestinian lands. Abdul-Fattah Qodeimat, the head of Kharas Local Council, told the Maan News […]

06 Oct
8:44

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Three Children, A Young Man, In Deheishe, One Man Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, the Deheishe refugee camp, south of Bethlehem, and kidnapped three children and a young man. The soldiers also kidnapped one Palestinian near Hebron. The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded and searched several homes in the Deheishe […]