Category Archives: Nablus

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, […]

06 Dec
10:20

Illegal Colonists Uproot 40 Dunams Of Palestinian Lands Near Nablus

Several illegal Israeli colonists bulldozed and uprooted, on Tuesday morning, more than 40 Dunams of Palestinian agricultural lands, in Ein Jaloud village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of settlement’s files in the northern part of the West Bank, said […]

29 Nov
1:13

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eleven Palestinians In The West Bank

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

27 Nov
11:04

Army Abducts Eight Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and at dawn Sunday, at least eight Palestinians, including former political prisoners, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The Jenin office of the PPS, in the northern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers invaded and […]

25 Nov
11:36

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians Near Ramallah And Nablus

Israeli soldiers abducted, late on Thursday evening, two Palestinian men from the West Bank districts of Jenin and Ramallah; one of them is the father of a Palestinian who was killed by the army in 2014, while the other was taken prisoner at a roadblock near Nablus. Media sources in […]

24 Nov
11:39

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

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

22 Nov
1:37

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, five Palestinians from their homes, in Nablus, Jerusalem and Qalqilia, in the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded and searched several homes, in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, and abducted Jaber ‘Oweiss and Anas Hamdan. […]

22 Nov
12:25

Army Kills A Palestinian Man Near Jerusalem

November 22, 2016 12:25 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Tuesday morning, a Palestinian man at the Qalandia terminal, north of occupied East Jerusalem. The Palestinian Health Ministry said the slain Palestinian man has been identified as Jihad Mohammad Khalil, 40, from Beit Wazan village, west of Nablus, in the northern part of the […]

21 Nov
1:29

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

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and earlier Monday, ten Palestinians in Jerusalem, Tulkarem, Ramallah, Nablus, and Jericho, in the occupied West Bank. The Tulkarem office of the PPS, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, said the soldiers abducted two Palestinians, […]

18 Nov
12:46

Army Abducts A Palestinian Near Nablus, Summon Two From Bethlehem

November 18, 2016 12:46 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, Tubas, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier on Friday at dawn, a young Palestinian man, after stopping him at the Za’tara military roadblock, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The army also summoned two Palestinians from Bethlehem for interrogation. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers abducted Mohammad Ibrahim Nabreessy, from the al-Far’a […]

18 Nov
7:27

Israeli Soldiers Invaded Several Palestinian Communities In Nablus

November 18, 2016 7:27 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, many Palestinian villages, and towns, in addition to agricultural lands, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The soldiers searched many homes, olive orchards and caves after gunshots were heard close to Yitzhar Israeli colony, illegally built on Palestinian […]

16 Nov
3:37

Woman Killed and 5 Security Officers Wounded in Armed Clashes in Nablus

November 16, 2016 3:37 PM PCHR Gaza Internal Unrest, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) follows up with concern the security chaos in Nablus, the latest of which were the clashes between Palestinian security services and a number of armed persons today morning. These latest clashes resulted in the killing of a woman inside her house and injury […]

14 Nov
12:21

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

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have abducted, overnight and earlier Monday, at least ten Palestinians, including a child, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, and injured five Palestinians near Jericho, including one who suffered serious wounds. The Hebron office of the PPS, in […]

14 Nov
11:13

Clashes In Nablus After Israeli Soldiers Invaded Dorms For Female Students

November 14, 2016 11:13 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Media sources in Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, have reported that clashes took place between dozens of soldiers and local youths, after the army invaded the city, and stormed dorms for female students. The sources stated that the soldiers invaded the al-Khalili building, used as […]

11 Nov
12:17

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians In Jenin And Jerusalem

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, Friday, two Palestinians from Jenin and Jerusalem, in the occupied West Bank. The Jenin office of the PPS said the soldiers kidnapped Majd Ba’jawi, after invading his home and violently searching it, in Ya’bad town, southwest of Jenin. […]

11 Nov
10:38

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians In Nablus And Tubas

November 11, 2016 10:38 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, several homes in Ein Beit al-Maa’, west of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and Tubas city in central West Bank, and kidnapped two Palestinians. Israeli navy ships open fire on Palestinian fishing boats in northern Gaza. Media sources in Nablus said […]

09 Nov
12:08

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

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

09 Nov
9:07

One Palestinian Seriously Injured By Israeli Army Fire Near Nablus

November 9, 2016 9:07 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot, and seriously injured, a young Palestinian man after he reportedly attempted to stab a soldier, on Wednesday morning, in an area between Za’tara and Huwwara military roadblocks, in the northern West Bank district of Nablus. The Palestinian Red Crescent said the wounded Palestinian has been identified as […]

07 Nov
2:36

Settlers Steal Olive Crops from Village in Nablus Area

Israeli settlers have reportedly stolen olive crops gathered from land belonging to farmers from the village of Deir Sharaf, to the northwest of Nablus, a Palestinian official said on Monday. Ghassan Daghlas, the Palestinian Authority official in charge of the settlements file in the northern occupied West Bank, told WAFA that […]

03 Nov
9:12

Palestinian Officer Dies From Wounds Suffered In 2002

November 3, 2016 9:12 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian medical sources have reported that a Palestinian security officer died, Thursday, from wounds he suffered in 2002, when the Israeli army invaded Nablus city, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. The officer, Raed Fuad Hijja, 38, from Borqa village west of Nablus, was a member of […]

03 Nov
11:22

Army Demolishes Two Sheds And A Butcher’s Shop Near Nablus

November 3, 2016 11:22 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Several Israeli military jeeps, and a bulldozer, invaded in Thursday at dawn Beita town, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and demolishes a butcher’s shop and two sheds. The invasion was carried out during early dawn hours after the soldiers surrounded the town and advanced from several […]

31 Oct
10:44

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Eleven Palestinians In The West Bank

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

30 Oct
9:12

PCHR Press Release: “In Security Escalation in Nablus, 2 Wounded, Including Security Officer”

Palestinian Center For Human Rights (PCHR) In Security Escalation in Nablus, 2 Wounded, Including Security Officer, Due to Clashes Between Security Officers and Armed Persons in Balata Refugee Camp Yesterday (Saturday), two persons, including a Palestinian security officer, were wounded during clashes between Palestinian security officers and armed persons in […]

29 Oct
3:22

Soldiers Kidnap A Palestinian Farmer, Force Many Out Of Their Orchards Near Nablus

October 29, 2016 3:22 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, Friday, Palestinian olive orchards in Qosein village, west of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, attacked many villagers while in their orchards, kidnapped one of them and forced the rest out of their lands. The soldiers told the villagers that they must leave their orchards, and […]

28 Oct
11:32

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

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

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

27 Oct
12:11

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

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

22 Oct
10:32

Israeli Colonists Bulldoze Palestinian Lands Near Nablus

A group of extremist Israeli colonists invaded, Saturday, Palestinian lands close to Elon Moreh colony that was illegally built on Palestinian property, and started bulldozing large areas. Ghassan Daghlas, the Palestinian Authority official in charge of monitoring Israeli settlement policies in the occupied territories, said the settlers bulldozed and uprooted large […]

20 Oct
12:04

Israeli Soldiers Kidnap Six Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped overnight and on Thursday morning, at least six Palestinians in the West Bank districts of Jerusalem, Jenin, Nablus and Bethlehem. The PPS stated that the soldiers invaded homes in Jerusalem, searched them, and kidnapped two Palestinians, identified as […]

20 Oct
11:12

Army Injures One Palestinian In Nablus, Invades Homes In Qaryout

October 20, 2016 11:12 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot and injured, on Thursday at dawn, a young Palestinian man, during clashes that took place after dozens of soldiers and settlers invaded Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. The army also invaded homes in Qaryout village, south of Nablus. Local sources said clashes […]

19 Oct
4:43

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Young Palestinian Woman After Allegedly Attempting To Stab Soldiers

October 19, 2016 4:43 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Wednesday afternoon, a young Palestinian woman at the Za’tara military roadblock, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, after she reportedly attempted to stab soldiers manning the roadblock. Medical sources said the slain young woman has been identified as Raheeq Shjei’ Birawi, […]

19 Oct
12:37

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

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

18 Oct
12:23

Israeli Soldiers Attack Villagers, Force Them Out Of Their Olive Orchards, Near Nablus

October 18, 2016 12:23 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers assaulted, Tuesday, several Palestinians while picking their olive trees, in their own orchards, north of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and chased them out of their lands. The soldiers invaded the orchards, extending seven kilometers alongside the bypass road from ‘Aseera ash-Shemaliyya junction to the Naqoura […]

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 […]