Category Archives: Nablus

17 Oct
10:34

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians In Nablus, One In Bethlehem

October 17, 2016 10:34 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Updated: Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, ‘Awarta and Talfit villages, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, searched a few homes and kidnapped two Palestinians. The soldiers also kidnapped one Palestinian in Bethlehem. The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that several […]

16 Oct
4:40

Israeli Colonists Attack Palestinian Picking Olives Near Nablus

Dozens of extremist Israeli colonists attacked, Sunday, Palestinians harvesting their olive orchards, in a number of villages and towns, west of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Ghassan Daghlas, the Palestinian Authority (PA) official in charge of monitoring Israeli settlement policies in the occupied territories, said that the colonists […]

16 Oct
1:29

PPS: “Israeli Army Kidnaps Six Palestinians Near Nablus”

October 16, 2016 1:29 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS), in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, has reported that Israeli soldiers invaded Sebastia town, northwest of the city, and kidnapped six Palestinians. 22 Palestinians have been kidnapped at dawn in different parts of the West Bank. The PPS said […]

14 Oct
10:51

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Five Palestinians in The West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, several districts in the occupied West Bank, searched many homes and kidnapped at least four Palestinians, while one child was kidnapped, on Thursday at night, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported. The soldiers also searched many young men, in the Al-Aqsa Mosque, […]

11 Oct
8:43

Israeli Soldiers Demolish An Apartment In Nablus, Injure Ten Palestinians

October 11, 2016 8:43 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, Beit Forik town, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and demolished an apartment of an imprisoned Palestinian, believed to be behind a shooting attack that led to the death of two Israeli settlers last year. During the invasion, the soldiers […]

10 Oct
8:19

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians In Nablus

October 10, 2016 8:19 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Sunday at night, two young Palestinian men from Huwwara town, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and one Palestinian from Meithaloon town, south of Jenin. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers kidnapped Majed Mohammad Sa’ada 22, and Noureddin […]

05 Oct
10:51

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

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 […]

Israeli helicopter over settlement of Shiloh (image from vosizneias.com)
02 Oct
10:11

Israeli government marks Rosh Hashanah by sealing borders, expanding settlements

Israeli authorities locked down the West Bank and Gaza, home to over 5 million Palestinians, in preparation for the national celebration of the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah, which begins at sundown on Sunday. In addition, the Israeli government approved plans for nearly one hundred more settlement units to be […]

29 Sep
12:19

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 13 Palestinians In The West Bank”

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, […]

24 Sep
9:39

Soldiers Close All Roads Leading To Nablus

September 24, 2016 9:39 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers closed, on Friday evening, all roads leading to the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and prevented the Palestinians from crossing for several hours. The soldiers installed many roadblocks, even closing minor roads leading to the city, completely sealing it, before stopping and searching dozens of cars, and […]

22 Sep
9:00

Israeli Soldiers Injure One Palestinian, Kidnap Another, In Nablus

September 22, 2016 9:00 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Thursday at dawn, a young Palestinian man, and kidnapped at least one, after the army and settlers invaded the eastern area of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Media sources in Nablus said fourteen Israeli buses, and many army vehicles invaded […]

21 Sep
12:06

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Twenty-one Palestinians In The West Bank”

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 […]

20 Sep
12:30

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 33 Palestinians In The West Bank, Including Twelve In Jerusalem”

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 – twelve of them were kidnapped in Jerusalem. The PPS said the soldiers invaded, at dawn Tuesday, many homes in […]

19 Sep
1:48

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 25 Palestinians In The West Bank 

Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Monday at dawn and Sunday evening, at least 25 Palestinians, including several children, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported. The Jenin office of the PPS, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, said the […]

18 Sep
8:25

Many Palestinians Injured, Store Burnt, By Israeli Gas Bombs Near Jerusalem

September 18, 2016 8:25 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday evening, the town of al-‘Ezariyya, east of occupied East Jerusalem, and fired many gas bombs, causing scores of Palestinians to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, in addition to burning a clothing store. Medical sources said dozens of Palestinians, including many children, suffered the effects […]

18 Sep
7:20

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Six Palestinians Near Nablus

September 18, 2016 7:20 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Updated: Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday evening, Iraq-Burin village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, searched homes and kidnapped six young men; many Palestinians suffered the effects of teargas inhalation. The kidnapped Palestinians have been identified as Jamil Raghdan Qadous, Hamada Kamal Qadous, Osama Waleed Qadous, Maher Dahshat […]

13 Sep
8:04

Army Injures Four Palestinians Near Nablus

September 13, 2016 8:04 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at night, four Palestinians in Qosra village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The soldiers also detained several Palestinians near Jenin, in the northern part of the West Bank. Media sources in Nablus said the soldiers invaded Qosra village, and clashed with […]

08 Sep
2:29

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Seventeen Palestinians In The West Bank, Injure One In Gaza

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Wednesday evening and at night, and earlier on Thursday, seventeen Palestinians, including two children, in the occupied West Bank. The soldiers also shot one Palestinian in Gaza. The Jerusalem office of the PPS said the soldiers kidnapped […]

07 Sep
12:50

PPS: “Israeli Army Kidnaps 17 Palestinians In The West Bank” 

Updated — The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and at dawn Wednesday, at least seventeen Palestinians from their homes, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem. The Hebron office of the PPS, in the southern part of the West Bank, […]

06 Sep
10:40

Army Seizes Agricultural Road For Settler Use in Qaryut Village

The Israeli army’s civil administration, on Monday, decided to annex a dirt road used by Palestinian villagers for agricultural purposes, in Qaryut village, south of Nablus, for use by Jewish settlers. A local activist said, in a statement, that the army would seize the dirt road and the land around […]

05 Sep
1:54

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

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and earlier Monday, ten Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank. In Ramallah, in central West Bank, the soldiers kidnapped two Palestinians, identified as Mohammad Halabi, and Waleed Suleiman Rabea’, 47. It is worth mentioning […]

05 Sep
9:29

Soldiers Injure Three Palestinians In Nablus

September 5, 2016 9:29 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian medical sources have reported that Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Monday at dawn, three Palestinians in the Balata refugee camp, and Sebastia town, in the northern West Bank district of Nablus. The sources said one Palestinian, identified as Mohammad Riyadh Saheli, was shot with a live round, and […]

02 Sep
9:48

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians In Nablus, Seriously Injure One

September 2, 2016 9:48 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers, and undercover units, invaded on Friday at dawn the Balata refugee camp, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, searched homes, kidnapped two young Palestinian men, and injured one after ramming him with their jeep. The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the […]

01 Sep
11:05

Update: Extremist Settlers Storm Joseph’s Tomb

Updated from: http://imemc.org/article/one-soldier-injured-by-palestinian-fire-as-israeli-army-invades-nablus/ Hundreds of Israeli settlers, on Thursday at dawn, stormed Joseph’s Tomb under heavy guard of Israeli police, in Nablus. One Israeli soldier was injured in violent clashes which erupted between Palestinian youth and the settlers, Israeli media announced. Eyewitness reported, according to Al Ray, that dozens of Israeli military […]

01 Sep
9:22

One Soldier Injured By Palestinian Fire As Israeli Army Invades Nablus

September 1, 2016 9:22 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli military sources have reported, late at night Wednesday, that one soldier was shot and injured by Palestinian gunfire, after the army invaded the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The sources said the soldier suffered a moderate injury, and received the needed treatment before he was moved to an […]

Funeral of Halaweh (image by Maan)
29 Aug
10:43

Funeral of Palestinian killed by PA Security Forces draws a thousand mourners

Over a thousand people gathered in downtown Nablus Sunday for the funeral of a Palestinian man who was apparently beaten to death in prison by Palestinian Authority security forces after his arrest for the shooting death of two Palestinian Authority officers. Ahmad Izz Halaweh was a leader in the al-Aqsa […]

29 Aug
10:03

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap ten Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Monday at dawn and late on Sunday at night, at least ten Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank. Two fishers were also kidnapped in Gaza territorial waters. The Nablus office of the PPS, in the […]

25 Aug
11:03

Nablus: Dozens of Olive Trees Destroyed by Israeli Forces

Israeli forces, on Thursday morning, cut down dozens of olive trees in the village of Huwwara, to the south of Nablus. Local sources reported, according to Al Ray, that the soldiers destroyed olive trees planted on both sides of the main street, under the pretext of “use as a cover” for Palestinians who throw […]

25 Aug
11:07

Army Invades Nablus, Kidnaps Two Palestinians

August 25, 2016 11:07 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, On Thursday at dawn, the towns of Sebastia and Iraq-Burin, in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, clashed with local youths and kidnapped two Palestinians, including a child. Eyewitnesses in Sebastia town, north of Nablus, said many Israeli military vehicles invaded it and initiated searches of […]

19 Aug
9:50

P.A. Security Forces Kill Two Wanted Persons Involved In Criminal Activities

August 19, 2016 9:50 AM IMEMC News Internal Unrest, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Less than 24 hours after wanted gunmen shot and killed two Palestinian security officers, in the Old City of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, Palestinian police and security forces killed two gunmen, who exchanged fire with the security officers attempting to apprehend them. Media sources in Nablus said […]

19 Aug
1:07

Two Palestinian Security Officers Killed In Nablus

August 19, 2016 1:07 AM IMEMC News Internal Unrest, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Two Palestinian security officers have been killed, Thursday, and two others injured, during and an exchange of fire with wanted drug traffickers and arms dealers, in the Old City, in the center of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. A Palestinian official said the security forces were trying to […]

17 Aug
6:58

Demolitions in Nablus

Israeli forces, on Wednesday. demolished two rooms used for agricultural purposes and leveled stone walls in the villages of Khirbet al-Marajim and Qusra, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank district of Nablus. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official who monitors Israeli settlement activities in the northern West Bank, […]

17 Aug
12:41

Army Kidnaps 24 Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, overnight and at dawn Wednesday, 24 Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, during extensive invasions and violent searches of homes. 14 of the kidnapped Palestinians are from Hebron. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said hundreds of soldiers invaded many communities […]

14 Aug
2:52

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians Near Nablus

August 14, 2016 2:52 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday evening, the village of Talfit, south of Nablus city, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, and kidnapped two Palestinians. The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers broke into a number of homes, searched them, and kidnapped Mis’ad […]

11 Aug
10:53

Ahmad Dawabsha Transferred to Tel Hashomer Hospital after Severe Health Deterioration

Five-year-old sole survivor of an arson attack in the village of Douma, in the occupied West Bank district of Nablus, last year, Ahmad Dawabsha, was taken to Israel’s Tel Hashomer hospital Wednesday night, after his health deteriorated. Naser Dawabsha, a member of the family, told Ma’an News Agency that the […]

10 Aug
11:04

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, Wednesday, at least ten Palestinians in the West Bank districts of Nablus, Tulkarem, Jerusalem, Ramallah and Jenin. The army also occupied a Palestinian home, south of Nablus. The Nablus office of the PPS, in the northern part of the […]

10 Aug
10:31

Army Clashes With Palestinians Near Nablus, As Colonists Continue To Bulldoze Lands

August 10, 2016 10:31 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers opened fire, Wednesday, on dozens of locals of Qusra, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, as Israeli bulldozers and colonists resumed the uprooting and bulldozing of Palestinian lands, east of the town. The head of Qusra Local Council, Abdul-Atheem Wadi, said the illegal settlers resumed […]

10 Aug
8:42

Elderly Palestinian Man Killed after Being Hit by Israeli Motorcyclist

An 85-year-old Palestinian died, on Wednesday, after he was run over by an Israeli settler driving a motorcycle near the community of Khirbet al-Marajim, west of the southern Nablus village of Douma. Palestinian security sources told Ma’an News Agency that an investigation was opened to determine if the incident had […]

09 Aug
11:36

Soldiers Demolish A Restaurant And A Porcelain Workshop, Near Nablus

August 9, 2016 11:36 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers, accompanied by military bulldozers, invaded earlier on Tuesday at dawn, the town of Sabastia, north of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and demolished a restaurant and a porcelain workshop. Nael Sha’er, the head of Sabastia Local Council, said the soldiers demolished a restaurant, owned by resident […]

08 Aug
11:58

Army Forces A Palestinian To Demolish His Shed And Barn

August 8, 2016 11:58 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Earlier on Monday morning, Israeli soldiers forced a Palestinian to demolish his own barn and shed in Sabastia town, northwest of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The Palestinian, Abdullah Jamal Makhamra, said the soldiers handed him a demolition order, on Sunday evening, informing him that he has until […]

07 Aug
3:28

Army Injures Several Palestinians In Nablus

August 7, 2016 3:28 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday evening, the villages of Beita and Burin, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, shot and injured at least three Palestinians, while dozens suffered the effects of teargas inhalation, during clashes that took place following the invasions. Medical sources said that at least […]

03 Aug
12:09

Israeli Army Kidnaps Two Palestinians In Jenin, One In Nablus

The Jenin office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Wednesday at dawn, two Palestinians from in al-Yamoun and Qabatia towns, in the northern West Bank district of Jenin, and one Palestinian in Nablus. The PPS stated that the soldiers kidnapped Salaheddin Sheikh Amro, […]

02 Aug
1:18

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 21 Palestinians In The West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Tuesday at dawn, 21 Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers also assaulted one of the Al-Aqsa Mosque guards, in occupied Jerusalem. In Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, […]

02 Aug
12:18

Army Injures Two Palestinians In Nablus

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Tuesday morning, the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and fired live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, and gas bombs, wounding two Palestinians, while many others suffered the effects of teargas inhalation. Local sources said the army invaded Joseph Tomb area, east of Nablus, and […]

01 Aug
2:33

Army Kidnaps Two Palestinians In Nablus, Two In Jenin And One In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, Monday, five Palestinians in the West Bank districts of Nablus, Jenin, and Jerusalem, and claimed to locate gas bombs, homemade guns, magazines and a workshop for manufacturing weapons. At least 29 Palestinians were kidnapped from various parts of the occupied West Bank. The army said it found […]

01 Aug
12:16

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Man Near Nablus

August 1, 2016 12:16 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Sunday evening, a Palestinian man near Huwwara military roadblock, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, reportedly after he tried to stab them. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers fired many live rounds fired at the Palestinian after dragging his out of his car, […]

31 Jul
11:48

Sunday Marks One Year Anniversary of Dawabsha Attack

Sunday marks the first anniversary of the arson attack on the house of the Dawabsha  family, which was carried out by Israeli settlers in Douma village, to the south of Nablus. The father Saad, 32, mother Reham, 27, and 18-month-old Ali were killed while Ahmed, aged 5, the only survivor among the family, […]

29 Jul
3:26

Army Kidnaps Four Palestinians In Hebron And Nablus

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Friday morning, four Palestinians after stopping them at military roadblocks, in the West Bank districts of Hebron and Nablus. On Thursday evening, the soldiers kidnapped a guard of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers, stationed at the […]

28 Jul
9:41

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Seven Palestinians In Nablus

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and conducted extensive searches of homes before kidnapping seven Palestinians. Nablus TV has reported that clashes took place in the Eastern Area of Nablus city, after several Israeli military vehicles invaded it, especially in […]

25 Jul
11:48

Army Kidnaps Eleven Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, overnight and at dawn Monday, eleven Palestinians, including two women and two former political prisoners, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers kidnapped a woman, identified as Su’ad Abdul-Mohsin Thawabta, while visiting her […]

22 Jul
10:31

Ahmad Dawabsha Returns Home to Douma

Nearly one year to the date that his mother, father, and 18-month-old brother were murdered, as Jewish extremists firebombed their family home, six-year-old Ahmad Dawabsha was released from Israel’s Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, on Friday, according to Israeli media. The young boy was severely injured in the high-profile attack […]

21 Jul
10:56

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Thirteen Palestinians In Nablus

July 21, 2016 10:56 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Hundreds of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, several communities in the Nablus district, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, violently searched dozens of homes, causing excessive damage, and kidnapped thirteen Palestinians, including security officers. Media sources in Nablus said hundreds of soldiers invaded Kufur Qalil […]

Arson attack in Douma (image from Ma'an)
21 Jul
12:37

Another arson in town where family was burned to death last year

On Tuesday night, a Palestinian couple was nearly burned alive in their beds in the town of Douma, near Nablus, after a flaming explosive was thrown into the second story window of their home while they were sleeping. The attack came just days before the one-year anniversary of the horrific […]

20 Jul
10:24

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Sixteen Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, at dawn Wednesday, at least sisteen Palestinians, including former political prisoners, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem. The PPS said the soldiers invaded the town of Silwad, east of the central West Bank […]

19 Jul
10:50

Army Kidnaps Five Palestinians In Nablus

July 19, 2016 10:50 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Tuesday at dawn,  the northern West Bank district of Nablus, and kidnapped five Palestinians,  after the soldiers invaded a number of homes and searched them. The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded Tal village, west of […]

12 Jul
10:33

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Eleven Palestinians In Qalqilia, Nablus, And Jenin

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, the northern West Bank districts of Qalqilia, Nablus, and Jenin, searched homes and kidnapped ten Palestinians. The Qalqilia office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded the city from various directions before storming into homes and searching them. […]

11 Jul
12:04

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Fourteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, overnight and on Monday morning, several districts in the occupied West Bank, searched many homes and kidnapped fourteen Palestinians. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers kidnapped six Palestinians in a number of towns, in the southern West Bank district of Hebron. The kidnapped […]

11 Jul
10:16

Army Kidnaps Four Palestinians In Nablus, Confiscates Two Cars And Electric Machines, In Nablus

July 11, 2016 10:16 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, earlier Monday, the village of Orif, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, kidnapped four Palestinians, and confiscated two cars, a lathing machine, and a power generator. The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers stormed and violently searched […]

08 Jul
11:36

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Three Children In Huwwara, Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday evening, the town of Huwwara, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and kidnapped three Palestinian children. Local sources said the kidnapped children have been identified as Mohammad Anis Odah, Qussai Mohammad Odah, and Shuaib Nafez Sa’id; all are only eleven years of […]

06 Jul
6:00

Army Invades Huwwara, Imposes Curfew

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Tuesday evening, the town of Huwwara, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and imposed curfew, forcing the entire town under house arrest until further notice. The head of Huwwara Local Council Nasser al-Huwwari, said the soldiers claimed some Palestinian youngsters hurled […]

Late night kidnapping - image by PalestineTV
05 Jul
12:24

Army Kidnaps Two Palestinians In Nablus And Tubas

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Tuesday at dawn, two Palestinians in the West Bank districts of Nablus and Tubas. The PPS said the soldiers invaded a home in the al-Makhfeyya neighborhood, in the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and kidnapped Sharhabeel Ahmad […]

03 Jul
7:11

Settler Attacks in Nablus and Hebron, Palestinians Injured

A number of Palestinians sustained injuries in extremist settler attacks against their cars, to the west and south of both Nablus and Hebron. Ghassan Daghlas, official in charge of settlement affairs, said that Israeli settlers threw stones against Palestinians’ cars, and a number of Palestinians hospitalized in Rafidia hospital in […]

03 Jul
7:17

Israeli Settlers Injure Several Palestinians Near Nablus

Medical sources have reported that several residents were injured, on Saturday at night, after a number of extremist Israeli settlers, living in illegal colonies in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, attacked Palestinian cars and hurled stones at them, in areas in the southern and western parts of Nablus. […]

01 Jul
10:33

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap At Least Eight Palestinians In Hebron

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Friday at dawn, at least eight Palestinians, including former political prisoners and political analysts, in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and Bani Neim nearby town. On Thursday evening, the soldiers kidnapped two Palestinians in Nablus. […]

27 Jun
12:26

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Thirteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, overnight and on Monday morning, several Palestinian districts in different parts of the occupied West Bank, and kidnapped at least Thirteen Palestinians, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said. The Hebron office of the PPS has reported that the soldiers invaded Hebron city, in the southern part of the […]

24 Jun
1:30

Army Kidnaps Three Palestinians Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Thursday at night, three Palestinians in Huwwara town, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, after several residents prevented a number of Israeli colonists from invading their town. Local sources said many Palestinians intercepted the colonists, who infiltrated into their town, before the soldiers […]

22 Jun
2:08

Updated – PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 31 Palestinians Overnight, And On Wednesday Morning”

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped at least 30 Palestinians, including children, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied Jerusalem, in massive invasions of homes and communities, carried out overnight and on Wednesday morning. The PPS said the soldiers stormed and […]

21 Jun
11:48

Army Kidnaps Twelve Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, various Palestinian communities in several districts in the occupied West Bank, stormed and searched dozens of homes, and kidnapped at eleven Palestinians, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said. One Palestinian was kidnapped on Monday evening. The PPS stated that several army vehicles invaded […]

20 Jun
10:23

Four Days After Kidnapping Her Husband, And Son; Army Kidnaps A Mother And Her Daughter In Nablus

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Monday at dawn, a Palestinian mother and her daughter, from their home in Qusra village, southeast of the northern West Bank district of Nablus, just four days after the soldiers abducted her husband and son. Local activist of the Popular Resistance Committees in Qusra Ibrahim Wadi […]

19 Jun
1:22

Army Kidnaps Fourteen Palestinians, Including Two Women, In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight night and on Sunday morning, at least fourteen Palestinians, including two women, in the West Bank districts of Ramallah, Jerusalem, Hebron, Nablus and Tulkarem. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) in Ramallah said the soldiers invaded various communities in the district, violently broke into and searched […]

15 Jun
4:58

Army Jeep Rams Young Palestinian

A Palestinian youth was seriously wounded on Wednesday, at dawn, after being rammed by an Israeli military jeep in Balata camp, northern occupied West Bank. Local sources reported, according to Al Ray Palestinian Media Agency, that  an Israeli military jeep ran over 21-year-old Saleh Abu Anad near Al-Ghawee cross road. Palestinian medics […]

14 Jun
11:15

Israeli Army Kidnaps Six Palestinians In Nablus, Jenin And Tulkarem

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, several Palestinian communities in the northern West Bank districts of Nablus, Jenin and Tulkarem,  searched many homes, and kidnapped six Palestinians. The soldiers invaded ‘Aqraba town, south of Nablus, searched two homes, belonging to Omar Khalil Deeriyya and ‘Aahed Mahmoud Deeriyya, and kidnapped an […]

14 Jun
9:56

Two Palestinian Security Officers Injured After Israeli Settlers Attacked Their Car

Two Palestinian security officers were injured, on Monday evening, after a number of fanatic Israeli settlers hurled stones on their car, driving on the Yitzhar road, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Palestinian security sources said several settlers attacked the car, wounding Emad Saleh and Majd Saleh, causing various […]

Palestinian shot near Awarta (image from the Palestine Information Center)
12 Jun
12:38

Developmentally-disabled Palestinian shot and wounded by Israeli troops near Nablus

A 26-year old developmentally-disabled Palestinian man was shot and wounded by Israeli forces Saturday after allegedly pulling out a knife while riding a bike near the Awarta checkpoint. No Israeli soldiers were hurt. The Palestinian man was identified as Hasan Khalid al-Qadhi, 26, from the town of Awarta, near Nablus. […]

09 Jun
11:52

Israeli Army Kidnaps Eleven Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Thursday at dawn, at least eleven Palestinians from their homes, and on military roadblocks, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers kidnapped three Palestinians in the northern West Bank district of Nablus. One of them, identified as […]

08 Jun
10:01

Douma Homes to be Demolished

Yesterday, the Palestinian News and Info Agency reported that Israeli authorities notified Adeeb Dawabsha, deputy mayor of Douma, that two of his homes and a carpentry workshop would be demolished. Adeeb told the Palestinian News and Info Agency that Israeli authorities claim he built the structures without a permit. Douma, […]

07 Jun
9:39

Israeli Army Settles Palestinian Homes

On Monday morning, the Israeli army invaded Hawwara village, north of the West Bank city of Nablus. Dozens of Israeli soldiers occupied at least ten Palestinian houses in the center of the village. Soon after, Israeli soldiers built fences and installed security cameras around the confiscated homes. A local committee […]

07 Jun
2:11

Israeli Army Delivers Demolition Orders Against Two Homes, A Carpentry, Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday, the village of Douma, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and handed demolition orders targeting two homes, and a carpentry workshop. The WAFA News Agency quoted Adeeb Dawabsha, the deputy mayor of Douma village, stating that the army is alleging the properties […]

06 Jun
2:38

Palestinian Dies Of Serious Wounds Suffered Friday

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported, Monday, that a young Palestinian man died of serious wounds he suffered, on Friday at dawn June 3rd, after Israeli soldiers shot him during an invasion of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The ministry said the young man, Jamal Mohammad Dweikat, 20, […]

03 Jun
10:51

Two Palestinians Injured, One Seriously, In Nablus

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and clashed with many local youths, wounding two Palestinians with live fire, while one of them suffered a life-threatening head injury. One Palestinian was kidnapped In Qalqilia. Media sources in Nablus said dozens of soldiers, and […]

02 Jun
1:37

Israeli Soldiers Kidnapped Twelve Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, on Thursday at dawn, twelve Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers invaded various communities in the northern West Bank district of Jenin, searched many homes and kidnapped four Palestinians, identified […]

27 May
11:48

Israel To Demolish Homes, Sheds, Electricity And Water Networks, Near Nablus

The Israeli Authorities decided to demolish homes, agricultural sheds, in addition to water and electricity networks, in Douma Palestinian village, south of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of Israeli settlements’ files in the northern West Bank, said the […]

26 May
12:02

Israel Mulls Holding A Paralyzed Detainee Under Administrative Detention

The Israeli Salem military court ordered a paralyzed Palestinian detainee under detention for 72 additional hours, and is considering imprisoning him under Administrative Detention, without charges. The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said that the detainee, Kheirallah Shareeda, was sent to court in an ambulance, despite health conditions he is facing. […]

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 […]

25 May
9:48

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Five Palestinians In Nablus And Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Wednesday at dawn, three Palestinians, including two children, in the West Bank district of Bethlehem, in addition to two university students in Nablus. The soldiers invaded Teqoua’ town, east of Bethlehem, searched homes and kidnapped Mohannad Rateb al-Badan, 21, and summoned his brother ‘Aahed for interrogation. […]

23 May
1:14

Extremist Israeli Colonizers Uproot Palestinian Lands Near Nablus To Expand Illegal Colony

A group of armed extremist Israeli colonizers continued, Sunday, the uprooting of Palestinian agricultural and grazing lands, south of Nablus and Salfit in the occupied West Bank, and built several units in an attempt to expand the illegal Shvut Rachel colony. Eyewitnesses in Jaloud village, south of Nablus, said several […]

20 May
1:57

Palestinians Capture Israeli Extremists Who Attacked Farmers

Palestinian members of local neighborhood watch committee, in Talfit village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, managed to capture two armed fanatic Israeli colonists, who invaded the village and attacked farmers. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of Israeli settlements file in the northern parts of […]

11 May
1:30

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians In Jerusalem And Nablus

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Wednesday at dawn, two Palestinians in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, and in Jerusalem, after invading their homes and searching them. The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded Tal village, southwest of Nablus, and kidnapped one […]

10 May
3:08

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap 14 Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and on Tuesday at dawn, at least fourteen Palestinians, including several children, in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers invaded several communities in the Ramallah and al-Biereh District, in the central […]

09 May
12:45

Army Kidnaps Fourteen Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, various districts in the occupied West Bank, searched many homes and kidnapped at least fourteen Palestinians. The PPS said the arrests took place in various Palestinian communities in Nablus, Ramallah, Jerusalem and Bethlehem. The soldiers […]

04 May
9:30

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Six Palestinians From Nablus

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, the northern West Bank district of Nablus, searched many homes and kidnapped four Palestinians, in addition to two Palestinians from their work in Jerusalem. The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded the Old Askar refugee […]

28 Apr
10:42

Army Injures A Palestinian Teen In Nablus

Israeli soldiers, and several settlers, invaded on Thursday at dawn the northern West Bank city of Nablus, leading to clashes with dozens of local youths; one teen was shot with a live round. Media sources in Nablus said the soldiers shot Ahmad Adel Mas’oud, 17, with a live round in […]

24 Apr
3:09

Daghlas: “Israel Approves More Land Theft of Hundreds of Dunams Near Nablus”

Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of the Israeli settlements file in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, said the Israeli military and its “Civil Administration” have decided to illegally annex hundreds of Dunams of privately-owned Palestinian lands near Nablus and Ramallah. Daghlas said the lands belong […]

15 Apr
7:44

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Friday at dawn, nine Palestinians different parts of the occupied West Bank, while one Palestinian was kidnapped, on Thursday evening, near Tulkarem. Several army vehicles invaded, approximately at 3 at dawn, the village of Douma, southeast of the northern West Bank district of Nablus, before breaking […]

11 Apr
9:08

Army Kidnaps Six Palestinians In Nablus

April 11, 2016 9:08 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian media sources have reported that Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn and at night Sunday, several areas in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, searched many homes, and kidnapped at least six Palestinians. The sources said the soldiers invaded Tal village, south of Nablus, and kidnapped Malek […]

07 Apr
4:56

3 Palestinians Injured in Clashes at Joseph’s Tomb

An estimated 1,000 right-wing Israelis, escorted by Israeli forces, prayed at Joseph’s Tomb in the northern occupied West Bank, on Wednesday evening, leading to clashes in which at least three Palestinians were injured. Locals told said at least three Palestinian youth were injured by live fire and rubber-coated steel bullets, while […]

07 Apr
8:02

Israeli Army Demolishes Residential Tents And Structures Near Nablus

Several Israeli military vehicles, and bulldozers, invaded on Thursday morning Beit Forik town, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and demolished residential structures and tents. One Palestinian was also injured in Nablus city. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of Israeli Settlements File in the northern […]

06 Apr
12:13

Israeli Extremists Invade Douma Village, Near Nablus

Palestinian medical sources have reported that a young man was injured, on Tuesday evening, after a number of fanatic Israeli colonists attempted to invade Douma village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of Israeli Settlements File in the northern part […]

Israeli soldiers abduct youth (archive image from Palestine News)
04 Apr
12:09

Israeli Army Kidnaps Twelve Palestinians In The West Bank

April 4, 2016 12:09 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight and on Monday at dawn, at least twelve Palestinians, including a father and his son, in various communities in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded the northern West Bank district of Nablus, and […]

Home demolition near Nablus
04 Apr
11:00

Israeli Soldiers Demolish Three Homes South Of Nablus

April 4, 2016 11:00 AM IMEMC News Human rights, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday morning, Khirbit al-Marajem village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and demolished three Palestinian homes. Many Palestinians suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation.