Category Archives: Hebron

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 Prisonersā€™ 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-Baqaā€™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 Prisonersā€™ 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 Prisonersā€™ 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. PalestinianĀ  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 ā€˜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-ā€˜Aziz Merā€™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. Qaraqeā€™ stated that the two detainees, Anas Shadeed and Ahmad Abu Fara, Ā 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 Prisonersā€™ 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 Detaineesā€™ Committee Issa Qaraqeā€™ 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.Ā Ā  Qaraqeā€™ 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 Enfeiā€™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 illegalĀ 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 MovementĀ (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-ā€˜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 Prisonersā€™ 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: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct Nine Palestinians In The West Bankā€

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 –Ā 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-ā€˜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 Prisonersā€™ 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-ā€˜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 ā€˜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: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Kidnap 23 Palestinians In The West Bankā€

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: ā€œArmy Kidnaps 22 Palestinians, Including A Journalist, In The West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ 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 theĀ building of a huge shopping center to west of Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank, after deliberatingĀ for several years. Israeli dailyĀ “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: ā€œIn Collaboration With P.A. Security Forces, Israeli Army Foils Attacks Against Soldiersā€

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: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Kidnap 14 Palestinians In The West Bankā€

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-ā€˜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: ā€œArmy Kidnaps 24 Palestinians, Including Eight Family Members And A Journalist, In Jerusalemā€

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ 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 Prisonersā€™ 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: ā€œIsraeli Army Kidnaps 28 Palestinians, Including Children, In The West Bankā€

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 Hebronā€™s Old city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Younis ā€˜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.Ā Ā  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 founderā€™s sons, faces an uncertain future… Palestineā€™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 Detaineesā€™ 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 Jerusalemā€™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: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Kidnap Seven Palestinians In The West Bankā€

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 Saā€™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 ā€˜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, saidĀ 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 […]

05 Oct
12:04

Israeli Soldiers Uproot Almond Trees Near Hebron

October 5, 2016 12:04 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Israeli military vehicles, accompanied by armored bulldozers, invaded Palestinian lands in Beit Ola town, west of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and uprooted five Dunams (1.23 Acres) planted with along trees. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers surrounded the Palestinian farmlands, in Tawas area, west of […]

05 Oct
10:51

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Kidnap Nine Palestinians In The West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and earlier on Wednesday, nine Palestinians, including two children, in the occupied West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem. The Hebron office of the PPS, in the southern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers invaded many […]

05 Oct
9:46

Including Two Children, Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Three Palestinians In Hebron

October 5, 2016 9:46 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, two towns in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, searched homes and kidnapped three Palestinians, including two children. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society(PPS) said the soldiers kidnapped Ahmad Samir Abu Ayyash, 16, and Waseem Taha Abu Mariyya, […]

04 Oct
12:09

Army Kidnaps Two Palestinians In Jerusalem And Ramallah

Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, earlier on Tuesday at dawn, two young Palestinian men in the West Bank districts of Jerusalem and Ramallah. The army also prevented dozens of schoolchildren from crossing a roadblock in Hebron while on their way to school. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that several […]

02 Oct
4:05

Woman whose FiancƩ was Killed by Israel Released by Israeli Authorities

A 19-year old Palestinian woman was released from custody Saturday after spending two weeks in Israeli prison. Raghad al-Khdour, 19, was seriously wounded on September 16, 2016, and her fiancĆ© Fares al-Khdour was killed by Israeli soldiers. The couple was driving near Bani Neim, north of the southern West Bank […]

01 Oct
9:57

Remembering Muhammad al-Durrah and the Stolen Dreams of Palestine (VIDEO)

Mere days ago, on the 22nd of September, the city of occupied al-Khalil (Hebron) remembered and mourned the murder of 18 year old Hadeel al-Hashlamoun, another Palestinian youth executed in cold blood by Israeli forces outside the Shuhada Street checkpoint one year ago. Today, on the 30th of September, all […]

30 Sep
10:26

REPORT: Extrajudicial Killings in Old City Hebron since September 2015

On the 25th of September,Ā 2016, the Hebron Rehabilitation Committee submitted a comprehensive complaint to the Human Rights Council in Geneva, regarding the frequent and systematic extrajudicial killing of Palestinians in the Hebron’s Old City district since September of 2015. Since then, 32 Palestinians were slainĀ there. 4 of the 32 killings […]

30 Sep
3:12

Army Kidnaps Two Palestinians From Jenin And Hebron

September 30, 2016 3:12 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, Friday, two Palestinian men from the northern West Bank district of Jenin and Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) stated that the soldiers, stationed at the Zaā€™tara military roadblock, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, have […]

30 Sep
3:09

Israel To Release Wounded Palestinian Woman, Whose Fiance Was Killed On September 16

September 30, 2016 3:09 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israel, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Lawyer Karim Ajwa, of the Palestinian Detainees Committee, has reported that the Israeli authorities decided to release a wounded young woman from Hebron, who was injured, while her fiance was killed, after the soldiers opened fire on their car following what the army alleged an ā€œattempted vehicular attack.ā€ Ajwa stated […]

29 Sep
12:19

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Kidnap 13 Palestinians In The West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped overnight and on Thursday morning, thirteen Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The Hebron office of the PPS, in the southern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers invaded various communities in the district, […]

29 Sep
10:29

Army Invades Hebron, Searches Homes And Installs Roadblocks

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

Dozens of Israeli military vehicles and jeeps invaded, on Thursday, Hebron city and several nearby areas and towns, searched many homes and installed roadblocks. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers invaded Wad al-Harya area, in Hebron city, searched several homes and interrogated many young Palestinian men. Owners of some […]

29 Sep
1:49

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Kidnap 43 Palestinians, Including Children And A Legislator, Wednesdayā€

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, late at night and on Wednesday, at least 43 Palestinians, including children a legislator, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied Jerusalem. The Jerusalem office of the PPS said the soldiers kidnapped 20 Palestinians from […]

28 Sep
10:42

Updated: Israeli Army Kidnaps Seven Palestinians In Hebron

September 28, 2016 10:42 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, on Wednesday at dawn, five Palestinians in Hebron city and the al-Fawwar refugee camp. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and violently searched several homes, in a number of neighborhoods in Hebron city, and […]

27 Sep
11:14

Israeli Army Kidnaps 17 Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and at dawn Tuesday, seventeen Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including nine in occupied Jerusalem. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and violently searched many homes in Jerusalem, and kidnapped Rami Fakhouri, Ahmad […]

27 Sep
10:05

Army Kidnaps Three Palestinians, Demolish Four Water Wells In Hebron

September 27, 2016 10:05 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, the al-Arroub refugee camp, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and kidnapped three Palestinians. The soldiers also demolished four water wells in Saā€™ir town, north of Hebron. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the several army […]

26 Sep
11:30

Soldiers Kidnap Three Palestinians, Bulldozes Lands, In Hebron

September 26, 2016 11:30 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, earlier Monday, several areas in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, searched homes and kidnapped three young Palestinian men, in addition to bulldozing an agricultural land in Beit Ummar town, north of the city. Rateb Jabour, the media coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Wall […]

26 Sep
8:29

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians In Bethlehem And Hebron

September 26, 2016 8:29 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, the West Bank city of Bethlehem, searched homes and kidnapped two Palestinians, while one Palestinian was kidnapped near Hebron, on Sunday afternoon. The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS)said several army jeeps invaded the Saff Street, in Bethlehem city, broke into […]

23 Sep
1:19

Army Injures A Palestinian Child In Hebron

September 23, 2016 1:19 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot, on Friday, a Palestinian child near Keryat Arbaā€™ illegal colony, east of Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, after he reportedly attempted to stab an Israeli soldier. Israeli sources said “the soldiers shot the child, 14 years of age, in his abdomen, […]

22 Sep
12:20

PPS: Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 27 Palestinians In The West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Thursday at dawn, 27 Palestinians, including a young woman, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS stated that the soldiers kidnapped five Palestinians from their homes in Shuā€™fat refugee camp, and Abu Dis town, […]

21 Sep
12:06

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Kidnap Twenty-one Palestinians In The West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Wednesday at dawn, twenty-one Palestinians, during extensive invasions and searches of homes in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The Nablus office of the PSS, in the northern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers searched […]

Abdul Fattah Sharif, killed in March
21 Sep
11:36

Former Israeli Military Chief Testifies In Favor Of Execution-style Killing Of Wounded Palestinian

September 21, 2016 11:36 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Human rights, Israel, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

The former Deputy Chief of the Israeli military, Uzi Dayan, testified Monday at the trial of an Israeli soldier changed with manslaughter for the shooting in the head of a wounded Palestinian who was lying wounded on the ground. In his testimony, Dayan said the killing was justified, and should […]

21 Sep
10:59

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Six Palestinians During Searches Of Dozens Of Homes In Hebron

September 21, 2016 10:59 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Hundreds of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, Beit Ummar, Doura and the al-Arroub refugee camp, searched dozens of homes and kidnapped six Palestinians. Media sources in Hebron city said the soldiers invaded Jabal Johar area and the […]

20 Sep
12:30

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Kidnap 33 Palestinians In The West Bank, Including Twelve In Jerusalemā€

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and at dawn Tuesday, 33 Palestinians, including many children, in different parts of the occupied West Bank ā€“ twelve of them were kidnapped in Jerusalem. The PPS said the soldiers invaded, at dawn Tuesday, many homes in […]

20 Sep
11:21

Israeli Army Kills A Palestinian Child In Hebron

September 20, 2016 11:21 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Tuesday morning, a Palestinian child at the Wad Al-Jouz Junction, near Bani Neim town, east of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers prevented Palestinian medics from approaching the child, and he bled to death; the Israeli army claimed […]

19 Sep
8:49

Hebron: Palestinian Trees Resist Israeli Occupation

According to the PNN. the Center for Freedom and Justice in Beit Ummar village, to the north of Hebron, isĀ facilitating a popular struggle, with grape trees and vegetable fields as key components. Beit Ummar has, for several years, been a hot spot for nonviolent popular struggle against the Israeli occupation. […]

19 Sep
4:54

Army Kills One Palestinian, Seriously Injures Another, In Hebron

September 19, 2016 4:54 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Update: Israeli soldiers shot and killed, Monday, two Palestinians near the Ibrahimi mosque, Ā in Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that the two Palestinians have been identified as Mohannad Jamil Rajabi, 21, and his cousin Amir Jamal Rajabi, 17. […]