Category Archives: Khan Younis

15 Sep
11:01

Two Qassam Fighters Killed In Tunnel Accidents In Gaza

The Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, has reported Friday that two of its fighters were killed, on Thursday  evening, in two separate incidents, when border tunnels collapsed on them. Al-Qassam Said the Khalil Bassem ad-Dumyati, 32, from Sheikh Radwan neighborhood in Gaza city, was killed when a border […]

12 Sep
10:08

Soldiers Invade Agricultural Lands In Khan Younis

Many Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Tuesday morning, Palestinian agricultural lands, east of the al-Qarara town, northeast of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and uprooted them while firing live rounds. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency has reported that at least three armored bulldozers and three […]

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 […]

28 Aug
8:38

Israeli Soldiers Invade Palestinian Farmlands In Khan Younis

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Monday morning, Palestinian farmlands in the eastern part of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and bulldozed them, while firing live rounds and using smoke screens. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency has reported that at least three armored bulldozers and […]

Jabalia protest (image by Ma'an)
19 Aug
2:25

Palestinian shot by Israeli troops in Gaza during Friday protest

Local sources reported that an unidentified youth was shot in the chest and injured with live ammunition fired by Israeli forces at a protest march near the northern border wall. According to the sources, the injured youth was taken to the Indonesian Hospital in Beit Lahia, where his condition was […]

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 […]

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

Israeli Forces Invade Khan Younis, Fire Shells

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

21 Jul
7:47

Army Injures Twenty Palestinians, Including Six Medics, In Gaza

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

18 Jul
8:42

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

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

17 Jul
8:44

Israeli Navy Injures Two Fishermen In Khan Younis

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

03 Jul
1:43

Army Injures One Palestinian With Live Fire In Gaza

Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Sunday evening, a young Palestinian man with live fire, and caused dozens of residents, including children, to suffer the severe effects of teargas inhalation, during clashes that erupted near the border fence, in the various parts of the Gaza Strip. The soldiers, stationed on […]

19 Jun
11:39

Israeli Soldiers Invade Palestinian Lands In Gaza

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, Monday, Palestinian agricultural lands, in the southern and northern parts of the Gaza strip, and fired many live rounds while bulldozing the lands, close to the border fence. Media sources said four armored bulldozers and three tanks, stationed in Sofa military base, across the border […]

14 Jun
11:22

Israeli Soldiers And Navy Open Fire On Gaza Farmers And Fishermen In Gaza

Israeli soldiers and navy opened fire, on Wednesday morning, targeting a few fishing boats in Palestinian territorial waters, and against farmers, in the northern and southern parts of the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers, stationed on military towers, across the border fence east of Khan Younis, in the southern […]

11 Jun
11:35

Israeli Navy Opens Fire On Palestinian Fishermen And Farmers In Gaza

Israeli navy ships attacked, Sunday, many Palestinian fishing boats, and farmers, in the northern and southern parts of the besieged Gaza Strip, causing damage. Media sources in Gaza said the navy fired dozens of live rounds at the fishing boats, close to the shore in northern Gaza, forcing the fishermen […]

10 Jun
2:30

Israeli Soldiers Kill One Palestinian, Injure Ten Others, In Gaza

Israeli soldiers killed, Friday, one Palestinian and injured at least ten others, after the army attacked dozens of Palestinian protesters, in Palestinian lands, near the border fence east of Jabalia, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. Medical sources at the Indonesian Hospital, in nearby Beit Lahia city, said […]

06 Jun
2:07

Israeli Soldiers Injure Five Palestinians In Gaza

Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Monday evening, five young Palestinian men with live fire, during clashes that took place after the soldiers opened fire on youngsters in Palestinian lands, close to the border fence, in various parts of the besieged coastal region. The soldiers, stationed in military towers, and […]

02 Jun
10:07

Including Seven Medics, Many Palestinians Injured By Israeli Army Fire In Gaza

Palestinian medical sources have reported, Friday, that three young men were shot with live Israeli army fire, and dozens suffered the effects of teargas inhalation, including seven medics, during clashes that erupted along the border fence, in the besieged Gaza Strip. In Khan Younis, in the southern part of the […]

22 May
9:52

Israeli Army And Navy Attack Farmers And Fishermen in Gaza

Israeli soldiers opened fire, earlier Monday, at Palestinian farmers, working on their lands, and several fishing boats, in different part of the besieged Gaza Strip, Media sources in Gaza said the soldiers, stationed on military towers in Kissufim military base, across the border fence, northeast of Khan Younis, in the […]

16 May
12:37

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire At Palestinian Lands In Southern Gaza

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Tuesday morning, into Palestinian agricultural lands, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the besieged Gaza Strip. Media sources in Khan Younis said the soldiers fired many live rounds at farmers, working on their own lands, east of Khan Younis, forcing them away. […]

03 May
10:44

Israeli Army Carries Out A Limited Invasion Into Southern Gaza

Several armored Israeli military vehicles, including bulldozers, carried out on Wednesday morning, a limited invasion into Palestinian lands in al-Fakhari town, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said the invasion was carried out by several tanks and four armored bulldozers, while military drones […]

26 Apr
9:11

5 Year Old Girl Dies in Gaza After Israel Denies Her Access To Medical Treatment

The al-Mezan Center for Human Rights issued a statement strongly denouncing the death of a Palestinian child, from the besieged Gaza Strip, after Israel refused to allow her to transfer out of the walled-in enclave, despite her serious health condition resulting from a metabolism disorder. Al-Mezan said the family received […]

14 Apr
12:31

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire On Farmers And Fishers In Gaza

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Friday morning, on farmers, and fishers, in Palestinian agricultural lands, and territorial waters, in several parts of the besieged and impoverished coastal region. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency said the soldiers, stationed on a number of military towers across the border fence, east of Khan […]

04 Apr
10:23

Army Fires At Homes, Lands, In Southern Gaza

Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence, east Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, fired dozens of live rounds at homes and lands, causing property damage. Media sources in Khan Younis said the soldiers, on several towers across the border fence, fire many live rounds, and […]

28 Mar
11:00

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire At Farmers In Khan Younis And Rafah

Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence, in the southern part of the Gaza strip, opened fire, on Tuesday mornings, at farmers in their own lands, east of Khan Younis, and Rafah, in the southern part of the coastal region. The soldiers fired many live rounds at the farmers, while […]

26 Mar
11:07

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Sunday, a Palestinian man from Taffouh village, west of the southern West Bank district of Hebron, and confiscated a small surveillance drone. Army opens fire on farmers, fishermen, in Gaza. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers invaded the home of Rif’at Sarhan at-Tarda, violently searched […]

23 Mar
7:43

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Legislator, Confiscate His Car, In Jenin

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday evening, a Palestinian legislator after stopping his car at ‘Arraba town junction, southwest of Jenin, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, and illegally confiscated his car. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency said the soldiers abducted legislator Ibrahim Dahbour, while he was returning […]

10 Mar
11:47

Israeli Army Fires Artillery Shells Into Gaza

Israeli soldiers fired several artillery shells into areas in the southern and central parts of the Gaza Strip, in addition to flares, reportedly after a shell was fired from Gaza, but detonated shortly after launch. Media sources in Gaza said several Israeli artillery shells were fired into an area, east […]

28 Feb
7:53

Army Injures Four Palestinians In Air Strikes Targeting Gaza

Medical sources in the Gaza Strip have reported that four Palestinians have been injured, earlier on Monday, in a series of Israeli air strikes targeting several areas, in different parts of the Gaza Strip. The sources added that most of the strikes targeted areas east of Rafah, in the southern […]

26 Feb
8:00

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire On Homes In Southern Gaza

Israeli soldiers fired, on Saturday evening, dozens of live rounds at homes, close to the border fence, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the besieged and impoverished Gaza Strip. Media sources in Gaza said many live rounds struck homes, in Khuza’a town, east of Khan Younis, causing […]

24 Feb
10:05

Israeli Navy Opens Fire On Gaza Fishing Boats

Israeli navy ships opened fire, earlier Friday, targeting several Palestinian fishing bats, in Palestinian territorial waters in three areas, in the southern and northern parts of the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said the navy fired dozens of rounds at fishing boats in Palestinian waters in Rafah and Khan Younis, in the […]

17 Feb
1:54

Young Palestinian Man Dies From Wounds Suffered In 2005

The Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza has reported, Thursday, that a young man died at an Egyptian hospital from serious wounds he suffered after Israeli soldiers shot him in 2005, near Khan Younis, in the southern part of the coastal region. The Ministry said Samed Fahmi Abu Shanab, 29, suffered […]

08 Feb
5:11

Israeli Navy Attacks Palestinian Fishing Boats In Southern Gaza

Israeli navy ships opened fire, on Tuesday evening, at several Palestinian fishing boats, close to the shore in Rafah and Khan Younis, in the southern part of the besieged Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said the navy fired dozens of live rounds at the boats, causing damage, and preventing the fishers from […]

08 Feb
2:57

Israeli Navy Attacks Palestinian Fishing Boats In Southern Gaza

February 8, 2017 2:57 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, Rafah 0

Israeli navy ships opened fire, on Tuesday evening, at several Palestinian fishing boats, close to the shore in Rafah and Khan Younis, in the southern part of the besieged Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said the navy fired dozens of live rounds at the boats, causing damage, and preventing the fishers from […]

24 Jan
12:06

Israeli Army And Navy Open Fire On Farmers, And Fishers

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Tuesday morning, on Palestinian farmers in their lands, in the eastern part of the Gaza Strip, while navy ships fired many live rounds at fishing boats, in southern Gaza. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency said the soldiers, stationed behind the border fence, east of Gaza […]

21 Jan
6:01

Qassam Fighter Killed in Tunnel Accident In Khan Younis

The Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, has announced the one of its fighters was killed, on Friday evening, in a tunnel accident in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Al-Qassam identified the fighter as Yousef Issam al-Agha, 22, from Khan Younis, and […]

20 Jan
4:30

Israeli Soldiers Open Automatic Fire At Homes, Lands, In Southern Gaza

On Friday afternoon, Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence east of the Gaza Strip, fired dozens of rounds targeting homes and lands, in Rafah and Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers fired dozens of rounds for no apparent reason, hitting many […]

07 Jan
10:56

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire On Homes, Lands, In Khan Younis

Israeli soldiers, stationed on military towers across the border fence, opened fire on Saturday morning targeting a number of homes and lands, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Medical sources said the attacks did not lead to physical injuries, but caused anxiety attacks among […]

19 Dec
7:08

Soldiers Abduct A Gaza Merchant At The Erez Terminal

Israeli soldiers abducted, Sunday, a Palestinian merchant from the besieged and improvised Gaza Strip, while trying to cross the Erez border terminal. Israeli Navi ships open fire on fishing boats in Palestinian territorial waters. Media sources in Gaza said the abducted merchant has been identified as Hasan Shehada, from Gaza […]

10 Dec
6:22

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire At Homes, Farmlands, In Khan Younis

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Saturday morning, at several homes, and into farmlands, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers, stationed on military towers across the border fence, fired dozens of live rounds at homes, and lands, in Khuza’a neighborhood, east […]

04 Dec
7:47

Qassam Fighter Killed In Tunnel Accident In Southern Gaza

The Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, has reported that one of its fighters was killed, Sunday, in what it described as a tunnel accident, in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Al-Qassam said the fighter was working in one of the tunnels when the […]

13 Nov
4:36

Army Fires At Homes, Lands, In Southern Gaza

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Saturday evening, at several Palestinian homes, and agricultural lands, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the coastal region. Media sources said the attack causing damage, while several Palestinians, especially children, suffered anxiety attacks. The sources added that the soldiers fired many live […]

10 Nov
10:22

Israeli Navy Opens Fire On Gaza Fishermen, Soldiers Fire At Farmers

Israeli navy ships opened fire, on Thursday morning, at several Palestinian fishing boats, near Gaza city and in central Gaza, while Israeli soldiers opened fire on farmers in their lands, northeast of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said the Israeli navy ships fired many […]

09 Nov
11:28

Israeli Army Invades Farmlands In Khan Younis

Several Israeli military vehicles and bulldozers invaded, on Wednesday morning, Palestinian lands close to the border fence, in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, amidst sporadic gunfire to force the residents out of their lands. Eyewitnesses said two armored bulldozers and five tanks left a military […]

22 Oct
11:22

Israeli Army Opens Fire On Farmers, Navy Attacks Fishers, In Gaza

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Saturday morning, on several Palestinian farmers in their own lands, east of Gaza city, while navy shops fired on fishers, northwest of Gaza. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers, stationed on military towers around the Nahal Oz military base, across the border fence east of the Sheja’eyya […]

21 Oct
11:49

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire On Farmers In Southern Gaza, Navy Attacks Fishers In Northern Gaza

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Friday morning, targeting Palestinian farmers in their own lands, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, while navy ships opened fire on fishers in northern Gaza. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers, stationed on military towers across the border fence, fired many […]

17 Oct
8:22

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire On A Number Of Homes, Lands And Workers, In Southern Gaza

Israeli soldiers, stationed at military towers across the border fence, fired several live rounds, on Monday morning, targeting a number of homes and agricultural lands, and maintenance workers, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency has reported that the soldiers […]

15 Oct
9:00

One Palestinian Injured By Army Fire In Gaza

Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Friday evening, one Palestinian with live fire, while many suffered the effects of teargas inhalation, after Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence, attacked Palestinian protesters close to the border fence, east of Gaza. The soldiers, stationed on military towers in the Nahal Oz […]

13 Oct
5:55

Child Killed By Israeli Military Fire In Gaza, Army Denies Involvement

The Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza has reported that a child was killed, on Wednesday evening, after Israeli soldiers opened fire into an area east of the al-Qarara town, northeast of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. The Israeli army issued a statement denying any involvement […]

12 Oct
12:02

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire On Farmers In Southern Gaza

On Wednesday morning, Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence, fired many live rounds targeting farmers in Palestinian lands, close to the border fence, along the eastern area of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers, manning military towers across the border fence, […]

05 Oct
9:15

Israeli Soldiers, Navy, Open Fire On Fishers, Farmers And Shepherds In The Gaza Strip

Israeli soldiers and navy ships opened fire, on Wednesday morning, targeting Palestinian fishing boats, farmers and shepherds, in different parts of the Gaza Strip. Media sources in Gaza have reported that an Israeli tank fire one shell into a Palestinian agricultural land, east of the Zeitoun neighborhood in Gaza city. […]

26 Sep
12:31

Army Opens Fire On Palestinians Lands And Homes In Gaza; Navy Fires On Fishing Boats

Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence with Gaza, opened fire into Palestinian lands and a number of homes in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Navy ships also fired on fishing boats near the Gaza shore. Media sources said the soldiers, stationed on military towers […]

11 Sep
12:21

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians In Bethlehem And Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, the towns of Beit Fajjar, south of Bethlehem, and Ethna, west of the southern West Bank district of Hebron, searched homes and kidnapped two Palestinians. The soldiers also opened fire on farmers and homes, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Several […]

Gaza Farmers (image from ISM)
07 Aug
12:48

Israeli Army And Navy Attack Farmers In Fishers In Khan Younis

Israeli soldiers and Navy opened fired, on Sunday morning, targeting several Palestinian farmers on their lands, close to the border fence, and fishers in Palestinian territorial waters, in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency said the soldiers, stationed in military towers […]

03 Aug
9:43

Israeli Military Vehicles Carry Out A Limited Invasion Into Farmlands In Khan Younis

A number of Israeli military vehicles, and bulldozers, carried out on Wednesday morning a limited invasion into Palestinian farmlands, northeast of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Media sources in Khan Younis said four D9 armored military bulldozers and several others vehicles invaded the lands through the […]

Gaza Farmers (image from ISM)
31 Jul
10:59

Army Opens Fire On Palestinian Farmers In Southern Gaza

On Sunday evening, Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence, fired several rounds of live ammunition targeting Palestinian farmers in their own lands, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers fired many live rounds into Palestinian lands close to the border […]

27 Jul
11:21

Palestinian Woman Dies Of Wounds Suffered 15 Years Ago

The Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza has reported, Wednesday, that a Palestinian woman, who was shot by the Israeli army 15 years ago, died after succumbing to her wounds. The woman, Hadia Abu Shammala, was shot in the head, in 2011, and remained in a coma, dependent on life support […]

19 Jul
2:09

Fighter Killed, Three Injured, In Tunnel Collapse Accident

One Palestinian fighter was killed, Monday, and at least three others were injured, when a border tunnel collapsed on them, in the al-Qarara town, in the southern Gaza Strip district of Khan Younis. The al-Quds Brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad, said the Palestinian was one of its […]

11 Jul
9:38

Israeli Soldiers Invade Farmlands In Southern Gaza

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Monday at dawn, Palestinian agricultural lands, east of Khan Younis city, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said four Israeli tanks, and three bulldozers, advanced more than 150 meters into the Palestinian lands, bulldozed some of them, and installed sand hills, […]

06 Jul
5:38

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire On Palestinian Homes in Khan Younis

Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence, fired several rounds of live ammunition at Palestinian homes in the al-Qarara area, northeast of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers, stationed on towers in a military base across the border fence, east of the […]

30 Jun
10:12

Israeli Army Opens Fire On Farmers In Central And Southern Gaza

Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence, fired several live rounds, on Thursday morning, on Palestinian farmers and their lands, in central Gaza and in the southern part of the coastal region. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency has reported that the soldiers, stationed on military towers southeast of Deir al-Balah […]

19 Jun
12:22

Army Opens Fire At Palestinian Agricultural Lands In Khan Younis

Israeli soldiers, stationed on military towers across the border fence, opened fire on Sunday morning, into Palestinian agricultural lands east of Khuza’a town, east of the southern Gaza Strip district of Khan Younis. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers fired many live rounds into the agricultural lands, forcing the farmers to leave […]

01 Jun
11:03

Israeli Army Invades Palestinian Agricultural Lands In Central And Southern Gaza

Several armored Israeli military vehicles and bulldozers invaded, on Wednesday morning, Palestinian agricultural lands, close to the border fence, in the southern and central parts of the Gaza Strip. Several tanks and bulldozers, stationed in the Kissufim military base, east of Khan Younis, invaded Palestinian lands, northeast of al-Qarara town, […]

30 May
12:31

Army Invades Palestinian Lands In Southern Gaza

A number of armored Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Monday morning, Palestinian agricultural lands, near Khan Younis city, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Local sources said the army vehicles, stationed in the Sofa military base across the border fence, advanced more than fifty meters into the Palestinian […]

Late night kidnapping - image by PalestineTV
26 May
11:07

Army Kidnaps, Two Palestinians, Including A child, In Nablus, Navy Attacks Fishers In Gaza

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported, Thursday, that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped a Palestinian child, and a man, in two areas, in Nablus district, in the northern part of occupied West Bank. Army opens fire on farmers and shepherds in southern Gaza. The PPS said that the soldiers invaded […]

19 May
12:11

Israeli Army Attacks Gaza Farmers And Fishers

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Thursday morning, targeting several Palestinian farmers east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, while navy ships also opened fire on fishers in Palestinian territorial water, near Gaza city. The Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA) has reported that the soldiers, […]

11 May
12:37

Palestinian Dies Of Wounds Suffered In 2003

May 11, 2016 12:37 PM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis 0

A Palestinian resistance fighter died on Wednesday morning, of serious wounds he suffered in 2003, after Israeli soldiers fired missiles into Khan Younis, in the southern part of the coastal region. Palestinian medical sources said Shadi Abu Shaqra, in his thirties, from Khan Younis, died in Barzelai Israeli hospital following […]

09 May
10:01

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire On Palestinian Farmers In Southern Gaza

Israeli Soldiers, stationed across the border fence, opened fired earlier on Monday on a number of Palestinian farmers, in their own agricultural lands, east of Khuza’a town, east of Khan Younis city, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Media sources said the soldiers, stationed on military towers across […]

06 May
12:37

Israeli Air Force Carries Out Several Air Strikes On Gaza

May 6, 2016 12:37 PM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Khan Younis, News Report, Rafah 0

The Israeli Air Force carried out, on Friday morning, several airstrikes targeted various areas in Khan Younis and Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and in Deir al-Balah in central Gaza. Media sources in Khan Younis said the Israeli war jets fired missiles into an open area, […]

06 May
2:38

Israeli Shell Kills A Palestinian Woman In Khan Younis

Palestinian medical sources have reported that a Palestinian woman was killed, on Thursday evening, after the Israeli army fired shells into Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. The sources said that Zeina al-‘Amour, 55, was killed after the Israeli army fired artillery shells into the al-Fakhari […]

28 Apr
11:44

Army Opens Fire On Gaza Farmers

Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Thursday morning, on a number of Palestinian farmers in their lands, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and east of Gaza city. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency said the soldiers, stationed across the border fence, fired many live rounds on the farmers, while […]

09 Oct
2:26

Soldiers Open Fire On Farmers In Southern Gaza

Israeli soldiers stationed across the border fence with Gaza opened fire, on Thursday morning, at several Palestinian farmers working in their lands east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.Local sources said that soldiers stationed on military towers in Kissufim military base, across the border fence, […]

19 Sep
3:00

Soldiers Conduct A Limited Invasion Into Southern Gaza

September 19, 2014 3:00 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Several Israeli military vehicles carried out, on Friday morning, a limited invasion into al-Qarara town, east of Khan Younis district, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.Local sources said that a number of vehicles, and four army bulldozers stationed at the Kissufim military base, near the Gaza border fence, […]

03 Aug
8:46

Israeli Soldiers Destroy Gaza Mosque, Dedicate Explosion to Dead Comrades

August 3, 2014 8:46 AM IMEMC Agencies Gaza Siege, Khan Younis, News Report 0

A video was uploaded to YouTube on 31 July, entitled in Hebrew: “Israeli army forces detonate a mosque with 11 tons of explosives.”08/02/2014 – 19:26 | The Electronic Intifada | Ali Abunimah The Israeli soldiers apparently from the Givati brigade dedicate the mosque destruction to their fallen comrades and cheer […]

24 Jul
10:30

Fears Grow of Possible Massacre in East Khan Younis; Area Completely Cut Off Until Early Thursday

The Khuza’a area of east Khan Younis was cut off from the rest of the city for hours on Wednesday night, with medics unable to enter, journalists forced out and Israeli military forces engaged in a ground and air assault that has been ongoing, and has now sparked fears of […]

27 Jun
2:39

Child, Pregnant Woman, Among Seven Injured in Israeli Bombardment

Gaza – Palestinian medical sources have reported, on Friday, that seven Palestinians, including a child and a pregnant woman, have been injured when the Israeli army fired artillery shells into Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.Dr. Ashraf al-Qodra, spokesperson of the Ministry of Health in Gaza, […]

11 May
2:11

Army Opens Fire Targeting Farmers In Southern Gaza

[Sunday, May 11, 2014] Israeli soldiers, manning military towers across the border with Gaza, opened fire at Palestinian farmers working in their lands east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.Eyewitnesses said the soldiers fired several rounds of live ammunition at the farmers while they were […]

09 May
2:52

Army Invades Farmlands Near Khan Younis

[Friday Morning, May 9, 2014] Several Israeli military vehicles and bulldozers invaded Palestinian agricultural lands, east of Khuza’a town, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and uprooted the lands while firing rounds of live ammunition.Local sources said two Israeli military bulldozers and five tanks […]

01 May
1:45

Army Carries Out A Limited Invasion Into Khan Younis

[Thursday Morning, April 30, 2014] Several armored Israeli military vehicles invaded an area east of Khuza’a town, in Khan Younis city, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, where they bulldozed Palestinian lands.Local sources reported that at least eight military bulldozers and vehicles advanced nearly 100 meters into Palestinian […]

24 Apr
3:36

Israeli Tanks, Bulldozers Invade Farmlands Near Khan Younis

[Thursday Morning, April 24, 2014] A number of armored Israeli military vehicles invaded Palestinian farmland east of the al-Qarara town, northeast of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, uprooted and bulldozed the invaded lands, and opened fire at nearby homes.The Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA) […]

18 Feb
4:36

Army Carries Out A Limited Invasion Into Southern Gaza

February 18, 2014 4:36 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

[Tuesday Morning, February 18, 2014] A number of armored Israeli military vehicles invaded Palestinian farmlands east of the Khuza’a town, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, uprooted farmlands and fired rounds of live ammunition at a number of homes.The Palestinian News & Info Agency […]

06 Feb
1:14

Army Invades Khan Younis

February 6, 2014 1:14 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

[Thursday Morning, February 5, 2014] A number of armored Israeli military vehicles carried out a limited invasion into an area east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.Eyewitnesses have reported that four armored bulldozers and a number of military vehicles, stationed at the Sofa military base, […]

27 Jan
4:22

Teenager Killed In Explosion In Khan Younis

January 27, 2014 4:22 PM Saed Bannoura Khan Younis, Miscellaneous, News Report 0

[Monday, January 27, 2014] Palestinian medical sources have reported that a Palestinian teenager was killed in an explosion which took place, on Sunday, in the al-Boeij refugee camp, in central Gaza.The sources said that Ashraf Farajallah, 18, died of serious injuries to the head resulting from the blast. Security sources […]

21 Dec
2:53

Palestinian Injured By Army Fire In Khan Younis

December 21, 2013 2:53 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

[Saturday Morning, December 21, 2013] Palestinian medical sources have reported that a young Palestinian man was shot and wounded by Israeli army fire, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.Eyewitnesses said that Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence, fired rounds of live ammunition at […]

29 Nov
5:21

Army Opens Fire At Farmers In Khan Younis

November 29, 2013 5:21 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

[Friday Morning November 29, 2013] Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border with Gaza, opened fire at Palestinian farmers working in their lands, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.Local sources have reported that the farmers were only working on their lands when the soldiers fired […]

13 Nov
3:25

Army Invades Southern Gaza

November 13, 2013 3:25 PM IMEMC Agencies Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

[Wednesday Morning November 13, 2013] A number of armored Israeli military vehicles and bulldozers carried out a limited invasion into Palestinian lands near khuza’a town, east of Khan Younis in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.The Maan News Agency quoted eyewitnesses stating that six armored bulldozers and several tanks, […]

01 Nov
4:40

Palestinian Killed By Army Fire In Khan Younis

November 1, 2013 4:40 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Thursday at night [October 31, 2013] Palestinian medical sources in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, have reported the Israeli soldiers killed one Palestinian, and injured several others, east of the Khan Younis refugee camp.Medical sources said that Rabee’ Baraka, 22 years of age, was killed […]

02 Jul
12:58

Army Invades Khan Younis

Several armored Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Tuesday morning [July 2 2013] an area east of Khan Younis city, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.Local sources have reported that four armored bulldozers, and a number of vehicles, stationed at the Kissufim, across the border near Al-Qarara town, advanced […]

10 Jun
3:49

Palestinian Seriously Injured By Army Fire In Gaza

Palestinian medical sources reported Monday that a farmer was seriously injured after being targeted by Israeli army fire while working in his land, in southern Gaza.The sources said that Amer Abu Hadayda, 22, suffered a serious injury after shot by a live round in the chest, exiting from his back, […]

13 Mar
1:21

Army Carries Out A Limited Invasion In Southern Gaza

Several armored Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Wednesday morning, an area east of Khan Younis city, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and bulldozed farmlands and property.Eyewitnesses told the Maan News Agency that eight Israeli military bulldozers and armored vehicles, stationed at the Kissufim military base, across the […]

07 Mar
3:06

Army Carries Out A Limited Invasion Into Khan Younis

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday morning, an area east of the al-Qarara town, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and bulldozed Palestinian farmlands.Local sources reported that several armored Israeli military vehicles, including an armored bulldozer, advanced 200 meters into lands that belong to residents […]

06 Jan
2:25

Child Killed, Another Injured, When Explosive Detonated Near Them

January 6, 2013 2:25 AM Saed Bannoura Khan Younis, Miscellaneous, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources in the Gaza Strip reported that one child was killed and another child was injured when an explosive object detonated near them in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the coastal region.Dr. Ashraf Al-Qudra, spokesperson of the Ministry Of Health In Gaza, reported that Mousa Kaware’, […]

09 Nov
11:46

Soldiers Injured As Fighters Target Soldiers Invading Khan Younis

November 9, 2012 11:46 AM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Israeli media sources reported that several soldiers were injured, on Thursday evening, after Palestinian fighters fired shells at Israeli forces who invaded an area, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.Following the incident, Israeli military choppers and military ambulances arrived at the scene, and evacuated […]

20 Oct
1:03

Israeli Troop Carrier Vehicle Targeted In Southern Gaza

Media sources in the Gaza Strip reported that an Israeli armored troop carrier vehicle was hit by an explosion near Al-Qarara town, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip; damage was reported, no injuries.The vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb placed, along the border […]

09 Oct
6:35

Children Evicted From Five Gaza Schools Due To Israeli Bombardment

The Palestinian Ministry of Education in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, evicted Monday dozens of schoolchildren from five schools, east of Khan Younis, due to heavy Israeli bombardments targeting the area.The Ministry issued a press release stating that dozens of Israeli shells landed near the […]

10 Jul
4:54

Palestinian Injured By Army Fire In Khan Younis

Palestinian medical sources reported that a Palestinian man, in his thirties, was shot and wounded by Israeli military, on Monday afternoon, in al-Qarara town, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.The sources said that the man was shot in his leg by Israeli soldiers stationed […]

15 Jun
9:51

Two Injured By Israeli Shells In Gaza

Palestinian medical sources reported Thursday that the army fired a number of shells into al-Kurd Hill, located between al-Qarara town, near the southern Gaza Strip city of Khan Younis, and Dir al-Balah city, in central Gaza.The Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA) reported that one of the wounded residents suffered […]

01 Jun
3:10

Five Palestinians Injured In Khan Younis

Palestinian medical sources reported Friday that five Palestinians were wounded when the Israeli air force missiles targeting Abasan Al-Kabeera town, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Adham Abu Salmiyya, spokesperson of the Higher Committee of Medical and Emergency Services, stated that three Palestinians were […]

30 Apr
5:29

Qassam Fighter Killed During Training

April 30, 2012 5:29 PM Saed Bannoura Khan Younis, Miscellaneous, News Report 0

One Hamas fighter was killed and three others wounded near Jabalia in the northern Gaza Strip during what the Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, described as a training mission.Medical sources at the European Hospital in Khan Younis stated that the body of 24 year old Ahmad Abu Warda […]

18 Apr
2:27

Woman Injured By Army Fire In Gaza

Palestinian medical sources reported that a woman was shot and wounded on Wednesday morning, after Israeli soldiers opened fire at farmers working on their land in Khuza’a town, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.The woman, who was identified as 33 year old Renad Salem […]

24 Jan
3:20

Man Dies Of Wounds Sustained In 2002

January 24, 2012 3:20 PM Saed Bannoura Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources reported on Thursday that resident Hamid Ahmad Sahloul, 42, from the western refugee camp in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, died of wounds sustained in an Israeli incursion in 2002.Sahloul was hit by fragmentation and shrapnel of a missile fired by the […]