Category Archives: Palestine

14 Jan
3:44

Israeli Soldiers Assaults Detainees In Ramon

January 14, 2017 3:44 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

Israeli special forces attacked, on Thursday at night, many detainees in the Ramon detention center, and conducted extensive searches of their rooms. The detainees said the undercover officers forced them out in the cold, and conducted extensive searches of their room, and that the soldiers also assaulted many of them […]

Audio report - this week in Palestine
13 Jan
11:08

This Week in Palestine Week 02 2017

January 13, 2017 11:08 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for January 07, to the 13, 2017. Palestinian leadership warns against moving the US embassy to occupied Jerusalem, meanwhile Israeli gunfire leave two Palestinians killed this week. These stories, and […]

Family mourns Mohammad Salhi, killed by Israeli forces in front of his mother (PCHR photo)
13 Jan
11:44

PCHR Weekly Report: 2 Palestinians killed, 2 wounded, 58 abducted by Israeli forces this week

January 13, 2017 11:44 AM admin Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 05 – 11 January 2017, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. Two Palestinians were killed, and two journalists were […]

Palestine Today - audio
12 Jan
11:59

Palestine Today 01 12 2017

January 12, 2017 11:59 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday, January, 12, 2017. Israeli troops kidnap civilians from the West Bank and open fire at Gaza farmlands. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, […]

Palestine Today - audio
11 Jan
11:29

Palestine Today 01 11 2017

January 11, 2017 11:29 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, January, 11, 2017. Four Palestinian stores demolished, 33 civilians kidnapped during army invasions targeting West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli Bulldozers demolished, Wednesday, four […]

Palestine Today - audio
10 Jan
11:59

Palestine Today 01 10 2017

January 10, 2017 11:59 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, News Report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, January, 10, 2017. Israeli troops executes a Palestinian man in front of his family during predawn invasions targeting West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. A […]

Palestine Today - audio
09 Jan
11:25

Palestine Today 01 09 2017

January 9, 2017 11:25 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, January, 09, 2017. Israeli troops invade West Bank communities and detain civilians, meanwhile in Gaza the power crisis escalates. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli soldiers abducted […]

Palestinian man next to his demolished home this week (PCHR photo)
08 Jan
1:55

PCHR Weekly Report: 67 civilians abducted, including 10 children; one woman shot and wounded

January 8, 2017 1:55 AM admin Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 29 Dec. 2016 – 04 Jan 2017, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. Israeli forces conducted 74 incursions into […]

Palestine Today - audio
05 Jan
10:51

Palestine Today 01 05 2017

January 5, 2017 10:51 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday, January, 05, 2017. Israeli troops continue to kidnap civilians during West Bank invasions, meanwhile Israeli soldier found guilty of killing a Palestinian injured youth. These stories, and more, coming up, […]

Palestine Today - audio
04 Jan
11:44

Palestine Today 01 04 2017

January 4, 2017 11:44 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, January, 04, 2017. Israeli navy attack Gaza fishermen, meanwhile in the West Bank Israeli troops invade homes and kidnap more than 40 civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay […]

Palestine Today - audio
03 Jan
11:59

Palestine Today 01 03 2017

January 3, 2017 11:59 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, January, 03, 2017. Three Palestinians injured at a West Bank checkpoint, at least 30 other Palestinian kidnapped during army invasions. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Three Palestinian […]

Palestine Today - audio
02 Jan
10:07

Palestine Today 01 02 2017

January 2, 2017 10:07 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, January, 02, 2017. Three political prisoners held by Israeli injured, meanwhile more than 80 people became homeless as troops destroy their homes. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. […]

01 Jan
8:54

(VIDEO) Number of Palestinian Minors in Israeli Prisons Doubles in 2016

Israeli forces are disproportionately incarcerating Palestinian children in occupied Jerusalem, says documentary short film by Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association.  ~Louisa Emslie, Alternative Information Center (AIC) Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association recently released a documentary short film, produced by Odeh Film, titled, “Precarious Childhood: Arrests of […]

Audio report - this week in Palestine
31 Dec
12:07

This Week in Palestine Week 52 2016

December 31, 2016 12:07 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for December 24, to the 30, 2016. As The UN deems Israeli settlements in the West Bank illegal, a detainee dies in Israeli detention this week, meanwhile army invasions targeting […]

30 Dec
6:06

Ashrawi: Greek Orthodox Patriarch Well Informed on Israeli Religious Violations

PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, on Thursday, expressed concerns regarding the statement of the Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem, Theophilos III, who recently praised Israel for being a “democracy” that “respects freedom of worship.” In an official statement, Ashrawi said that “Theophilos III is very well informed of […]

West Bank: Israeli Forces Close al-Jesser Road Between Ras Karkar and Deir Ibzaigh Villages. (PCHR image)
30 Dec
12:21

PCHR Weekly Report: 2 civilians dead, 14 wounded by Israeli forces this week

December 30, 2016 12:21 PM admin Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 22 – 28 December 2016, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. A Palestinian civilian was killed and child succumbed […]

Palestine Today - audio
29 Dec
10:25

Palestine Today 12 29 2016

December 29, 2016 10:25 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday, December, 29, 2016. Israeli troops invade Wets Bank communities, search homes and kidnap civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, several […]

Palestine Today - audio
28 Dec
11:18

Palestine Today 12 28 2016

December 28, 2016 11:18 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, December, 28, 2016. Thousands of Palestinians suffer as Israeli implement new siege on West Bank communities, meanwhile settlers invade Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem. These stories, and more, coming up, […]

Palestine Today - audio
27 Dec
11:40

Palestine Today 12 27 2016

December 27, 2016 11:40 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, December, 27, 2016. Troops kidnap civilians during West Bank invasions, meanwhile army bulldozers destroy farm lands in Gaza. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society […]

Palestine Today - audio
26 Dec
10:36

Palestine Today 12 26 2016

December 26, 2016 10:36 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, December, 26, 2016. One youth injured, ten others kidnapped as Israeli troops and settlers invade West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. A Palestinian youth was […]

26 Dec
8:33

Elderly Syrian Detainee From Golan Dies In Israeli Prison

December 26, 2016 8:33 AM IMEMC News Arab World, Israel, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners 0

The head of the Palestinian Detainees’ Committee Issa Qaraqe stated that an elderly Syrian detainee from the Israeli occupied Syrian Golan Heights, died in detention under circumstances that remain unclear due to lack of information from the Israeli side. Qaraqe stated that the detainee, identified as As’ad al-Wali, 70, was […]

26 Dec
12:37

PCHR Welcomes UN Resolution On Israeli Settlements

The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) welcomes the UN Security Council resolution yesterday condemning the Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt). PCHR believes this is a significant resolution that has been waited for. Moreover, PCHR calls for a prompt and effective action to restore confidence in the […]

25 Dec
7:59

Rabbis Launch War on Christmas Tree

‘Israeli leaders expect the US to be religiously inclusive, but then they refuse to practise the same at home,’ Hanna Swaid told Al Jazeera. ~Jonathan Cook/Days of Palestine As tens of thousands of Christian pilgrims converge on the Holy Land, this week, to celebrate the birth of Jesus, senior Israeli […]

25 Dec
1:10

Netanyahu Slams UN Security Council Resolution, President Obama

Israeli Prime Minister strongly denounced the latest Security Council resolution denouncing Israel’s illegal colonial activists in occupied Palestine, and said that Obama is the second U.S. President who stood against Israel. His statements came in a speech, delivered by various main Israeli TV station, in which he said that the […]

Audio report - this week in Palestine
23 Dec
11:16

This Week in Palestine Week 51 2016

December 23, 2016 11:16 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for December 17, to the 23, 2016. Two Palestinian teenagers are reported killed by Israeli gunfire this week in the meantime Israel keeps attempting to keep occupied territories under its […]

Jerusalem: On 19 December 2016, Israeli Forces Demolish Commercial Facility in Shaikh Jarrah Neighborhood Belonging to Adnan Harhash. (PCHR photo)
23 Dec
1:12

PCHR Weekly Report: Child killed, adult civilian wounded by Israeli troops this week

December 23, 2016 1:12 PM PCHR Gaza Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 15 – 21 December 2016, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. A Palestinian child was killed and another was […]

Palestine Today - audio
22 Dec
9:06

Palestine Today 12 22 2016

December 22, 2016 9:06 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday, December, 22, 2016. One Palestinian youth killed, two others injured during Israeli army invasions targeting West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. 19 year old Ahmad […]

22 Dec
5:21

Israeli Authorities Consider Fine on Muslim Prayer

The Israeli Ministerial Committee for Legislation Affairs is scheduled to discuss, next Sunday, a new proposal to lift the ban on the Azan (prayer call) in Palestinian mosques, made by a member of the Knesset, Moti Yogev and David Bitan. The new proposal that been developed in the wake of […]

22 Dec
1:06

Detainees Shadeed And Abu Fara Suspend Their Hunger Strike

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

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

Palestine Today - audio
21 Dec
11:04

Palestine Today 12 21 2016

December 21, 2016 11:04 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, December, 21, 2016. Two dozen civilians were kidnapped as Israeli troops invade West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported […]

Palestine Today - audio
20 Dec
10:57

Palestine Today 12 20 2016

December 20, 2016 10:57 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, December, 20, 2016. Israeli navy attack Gaza fishermen meanwhile in the West Bank troops invade homes and kidnap civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli soldiers abducted, […]

Palestine Today - audio
19 Dec
11:54

Palestine Today 12 19 2016

December 19, 2016 11:54 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, December, 19, 2016. Israeli troops kidnap a dozen civilians and close villages during invasions targeting West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight […]

19 Dec
6:43

Stopped at the Door: Disability and the Right to Education (Part 1)

A Palestinian runner pushes a friend in a wheelchair along the Israeli separation wall, during the second annual Palestinian Marathon, April 11, 2014. (Photograph: ActiveStills / Ryan Rodrick Beiler) Ramallah, December 16, 2016, DCIP—“I go with my son to school every day and stay with him until the end of […]

19 Dec
5:13

GMO Declares Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian Journalist

Head of the Palestinian government media office in Gaza, Salama Ma’rouf, has announced a day of solidarity with Palestinian journalists, coinciding on December 31st, and to include various activities in support. Ma’rouf said, during a press conference on Sunday, that the activities would continue for ten days, with cooperation from several […]

18 Dec
8:14

New Documentary Introduces Tourists to Palestinian Nature, from Jenin to Hebron

December 18, 2016 8:14 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Palestine, Visit Palestine 0

Masar Ibrahim Al-Khalil (MIAK), has recently published a documentary which introduces the touristic environmental paths in Palestine, allowing locals and internationals to explore Palestine and its nature through hiking a trail which runs through the West Bank, from the Mediterranean olive groves of the highlands of the north to the […]

18 Dec
4:19

Detainees Shadeed And Abu Fara Continue Hunger Strike Amidst Life-Threatening Health Conditions

The head of the Palestinian Detainees Committee Issa Qaraqe stated, Saturday, that hunger striking detainees Anas Shadeed and Ahmad Abu Fara have stopped drinking water, four days ago, and that they are ongoing with the strike amidst serious, life-threatening, deteriorations in their health condition.   The two detainees are at the […]

Palestine Today - audio
16 Dec
11:51

This Week in Palestine Week 50 2016

December 16, 2016 11:51 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for December 10, to the 16, 2016. Israeli army attacks leave a man dead and a child injured this week, in the meantime Israel approved construction of new settlement. These […]

Palestinian creativity/community center raided by Israeli troops (PCHR image)
16 Dec
11:10

PCHR Weeky Report: 2 Palestinian civilians killed, 76 abducted by Israeli troops this week

December 16, 2016 11:10 AM admin Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 08 – 14 December 2016, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. A Palestinian boy was killed at Za’tara checkpoint, […]

Palestine Today - audio
16 Dec
3:07

Palestine Today 12 15 2016

December 16, 2016 3:07 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday, December, 15, 2016. Israeli troops kidnap two-dozen civilians during invasions targeting West Bank communities, meanwhile soldiers open fire at farmers in Gaza. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. […]

Palestine Today - audio
16 Dec
3:04

Palestine Today 12 14 2016

December 16, 2016 3:04 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, December, 14, 2016. Israeli troops kill a Palestinian man and injuries two children meanwhile soldiers invade a university and ransack offices. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli […]

Palestine Today - audio
13 Dec
11:27

Palestine Today 12 13 2016

December 13, 2016 11:27 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, December, 13, 2016. Israeli troops demolish Palestinian home and kidnap civilians during invasions targeting West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli army bulldozers demolished on […]

13 Dec
12:15

Two Palestinian Hunger Strikers Stop Drinking Water After Israeli Court Denied Their Appeal

December 13, 2016 12:15 PM Celine Hagbard News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

On the same day that Israeli authorities released from prison one long-term hunger striker, Bilal Kayed, the Israeli High Court decided not to release two others, Anas Shadeed and Ahmad Abu Farah. Both men have been on hunger strike for more than 80 days, and both declared on Monday that […]

13 Dec
4:34

Poverty, Hard Data and Colonization

The impoverished population in Israel is growing and it mostly consists of Palestinians. ~ Sergio Yahni, Alternative Information Center (AIC) Twenty-five percent of the adult population in Israel and 35 percent of the children live in poverty, according to a report published by Latet, an organization that aims to reduce poverty […]

Palestine Today - audio
12 Dec
11:41

Palestine Today 12 12 2016

December 12, 2016 11:41 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, December, 12, 2016. Four Palestinians injured 16 others kidnaped during Israeli army invasions targeting West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, […]

Audio report - this week in Palestine
09 Dec
11:48

This Week in Palestine Week 49 2016

December 9, 2016 11:48 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for December 4, to the 9, 2016. This week four Palestinian tunnel workers killed in Gaza and one youth killed by Israeli troops in the west Bank meanwhile Israel’s government […]

Palestine Today - audio
08 Dec
11:12

Palestine Today 12 08 2016

December 8, 2016 11:12 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday, December, 8, 2016. Palestinian youth killed by Israeli soldiers meanwhile troops invade West Bank communities and kidnap civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. A Palestinian youth was […]

08 Dec
6:41

Barghouthi: Legitimizing Settlement Outposts a Declaration of War

Palestinian lawmaker Mustafa al-Barghouthi, on Tuesday, said the legitimization of settlement outposts, by the Israeli Knesset, is “a war on the Palestinian people.” In a press statement, the leader of the Palestinian National Initiative said that the misappropriation of private Palestinian land in favor of illegal settlements amounts to “a […]

08 Dec
5:29

(VIDEO) Growing Voices Among Palestinians Calling for a Single Democratic Secular State

With negotiations for a two state solution going nowhere, more Palestinians are calling for a single state solution. TRNN transcript: YOUSEF ALHELOU, TRNN CORRESPONDENT, GAZA: Ever since the Israeli occupation of historic Palestine in 1948, the Palestinians, who are the natives of the land, have been struggling for self-determination, which […]

08 Dec
2:16

Bethlehem Lights Christmas Tree With Message Of Peace And Justice (Video)

The Mayor of Bethlehem, Vera George Baboun, delivered this years’ Christmas message of peace and justice during the annual official Christmas tree lighting ceremony, held on December 4th, at the Manger Square in front of the Church of Nativity in the Palestinian city of Bethlehem. The ceremony was carried out […]

Palestine Today - audio
07 Dec
11:45

Palestine Today 12 07 2016

December 7, 2016 11:45 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, December, 7, 2016. Israeli troops kidnap more than a dozen civilians during invasions targeting West Bank communities, as Israel’s government approves more settlements. These stories, and more, coming up, stay […]

Palestine Today - audio
06 Dec
11:57

Palestine Today 12 06 2016

December 6, 2016 11:57 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, December, 6, 2016. Israeli troops destroy a number of Palestinian homes in the West Bank, meanwhile in Gaza Israeli navy attack fishing boats and kidnapped four fishermen. These stories, and […]

Palestine Today - audio
05 Dec
11:39

Palestine Today 12 05 2016

December 5, 2016 11:39 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, December, 5, 2016. Four workers killed in Gaza tunnel, meanwhile in the West Bank more than two dozen civilians kidnapped by Israeli troops. These stories, and more, coming up, stay […]

04 Dec
3:42

Hunger Striking Detainee Moved To Asqalan Prison

December 4, 2016 3:42 PM IMEMC News News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

The Israeli Prison Authority has transferred a hunger striking detainee, identified as Ammar Hammour, 28, from the Negev detention camp, to Asqalan prison, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS said Hammoud started his strike fourteen years ago, protesting his illegal Administrative Detention, without charges or trial. The […]

Audio report - this week in Palestine
03 Dec
1:45

This Week in Palestine Week 48 2016

December 3, 2016 1:45 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for November 26, to December 3, 2016. This week Israeli government announce more settlements in the occupied territories, meanwhile army attacks leave two Palestinians injured, one critically.  These stories, and […]

02 Dec
5:22

WHO: Latest Health Access Report for the Occupied Palestinian Territory

On the occasion of International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, marked by the UN since 1977[1], WHO launched a 2-year report on health access at an event in Gaza, to highlight how the Israeli permit system and physical barriers obstruct health access for Palestinian patients, ambulances and health […]

02 Dec
5:12

48 Violations against Palestinian Journalists in Novemember

Israeli forces committed more than 48 violations against Palestinian journalists during the month of November, the Government Media Office (GMO) in Gaza reported, Thursday. The GMO published a monthly report in which it documented the violations committed by Israeli forces against the journalists. The report, according to Al Ray Palestinian […]

02 Dec
4:55

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (24 – 30 November 2016)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), for the week of 24 – 30 November 2016. Israeli soldiers killed a Palestinian child in the the northern part of occupied Jerusalem, while forces conducted 57 incursions into Palestinian communities across the West Bank, and one in the […]

Palestine Today - audio
30 Nov
11:57

Palestine Today 11 30 2016

November 30, 2016 11:57 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, November, 30, 2016. At least 50 Palestinians injured during Israeli army invasions targeting the West Bank and in Gaza navy ships attack fishermen. These stories, and more, coming up, stay […]

Palestine Today - audio
30 Nov
12:08

Palestine Today 11 29 2016

November 30, 2016 12:08 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, November, 29, 2016. Israeli troops kidnap civilians during invasions targeting the West Bank, and army tanks invade areas in Gaza. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Several armored […]

Palestine Today - audio
28 Nov
11:50

Palestine Today 11 28 2016

November 28, 2016 11:50 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, November, 28, 2016. Hunger striking political detainee moved to solidarity confinement, meanwhile in Gaza hospitals face fuel crises. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. The Israeli Prison Authority […]

28 Nov
7:41

Hunger Striking Detainee Forced Into Solitary Confinement

The Israeli Prison Authority has forced, Monday, a hunger striking Palestinian detainee into solitary confinement as he continues his strike for the ninth consecutive day, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said. The PPS identified the detainee Ammar Ibrahim Hammour, 27, from Jaba’ town, south of the northern West Bank city […]

27 Nov
4:21

Equal Israeli Access to Stolen Palestinian Land

The ‘regularization law’ to sanction land theft in the West Bank has a solid basis: most Israelis live on Palestinian land confiscated in 1948. The cries of the Cossacks in the West Bank Samarian hills are not meant to arouse compassion in the heart of the average Israeli liberal, who […]

27 Nov
12:22

Israel Is Threatening To Force-feed Two Hunger Striking Detainees

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

Palestine Today - audio
26 Nov
12:14

This Week in Palestine Week 47 2016

November 26, 2016 12:14 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for November 19, to the 25, 2016. This week a Palestinian child and a man were killed by Israeli troop in separate attacks in the West Bank meanwhile the Israeli […]

Home demolition by Israeli forces (PCHR photo)
25 Nov
12:37

PCHR Weekly Report: 2 Palestinian civilians killed, 3 wounded by Israeli forces this week

November 25, 2016 12:37 AM PCHR Gaza Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 17 – 24 November 2016, Israeli forces continued their systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. During the past week, Israeli forces killed 2 Palestinian civilians in the West Bank and Gaza […]

Palestine Today - audio
23 Nov
11:59

Palestine Today 11 23 2016

November 23, 2016 11:59 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, November, 23, 2016. Israeli troops invade West Bank communities, attack a university and ransack local businesses. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday evening, […]

23 Nov
9:15

Army Abducts A Palestinian Near Nablus

November 23, 2016 9:15 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Palestine, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday evening, a young Palestinian man after stopping him at a sudden military roadblock, near the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers installed a sudden military roadblock, near the al-Bathan Valley area, in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, stopped and […]

Palestine Today - audio
22 Nov
11:28

Palestine Today 11 22 2016

November 22, 2016 11:28 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, November, 22, 2016. A Palestinian killed by Israeli gunfire at a West Bank checkpoint, meanwhile Israeli settlers set a home on fire. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. […]

22 Nov
3:28

265 Palestinians Slain since October 2015

A statistic prepared by the Jerusalem Institute for Israeli and Palestinian affairs has shown that the number of Palestinians who have been killed, since the start of the Al-Quds Intifada (Jerusalem Uprising), which broke out in October of 2015, has now reached 265. PNN reports that, according to the statistic, the Hebron […]

Palestine Today - audio
21 Nov
11:57

Palestine Today 11 21 2016

November 21, 2016 11:57 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, November, 21, 2016. One worker injured, at least ten other civilians kidnaped by Israeli troops during invasions targeting west Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli […]

20 Nov
9:08

Palestinian Statistics Bureau: Approximately 1/2 the Population Comprised of Children

The estimated number of children less than 18 years old mid 2016 is about 2,207,535 children in Palestine, representing about 45.8% of the population, the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) said on Sunday. It said that among those children there are 1,127,283 males and 1,080,252 females, adding that the […]

18 Nov
10:34

This Week in Palestine Week 46 2016

November 18, 2016 10:34 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for November 12, to the 18, 2016. This week Palestinians warn of recent Israeli bills that may drag the region into disaster meanwhile Israeli attacks leave one Palestinian killed and […]

18 Nov
5:54

Nothing is Simple in Palestine

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

Palestine Today - audio
17 Nov
11:57

Palestine Today 11 17 2016

November 17, 2016 11:57 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday, November, 17, 2016. Israeli troops searches homes and kidnap civilians from the West Bank while settlers try to occupy church property in Jerusalem. These stories, and more, coming up, stay […]

Israeli troops stop Palestinian man at checkpoint (PCHR photo)
17 Nov
11:12

PCHR Weekly Report: 6 civilians wounded, including 2 children, by Israeli forces this week

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 10 – 16 November 2016, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. Israeli forces have continued to commit crimes, inflicting […]

17 Nov
2:34

Israeli Soldiers Invade Office Of Legislator Dr. Mustafa Barghouthi

As part of massive Wednesday dawn invasions and breaking into homes, media centers and buildings, Israeli soldiers also invaded the office of Palestinian Legislator and the head of the Palestinian National Initiative, Dr. Mustafa Barghouthi. The soldiers broke into Dr. Barghouthi’s office, in Ramallah, amidst massive and violent invasions into […]

Palestine Today - audio
16 Nov
11:54

Palestine Today 11 16 2016

November 16, 2016 11:54 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, November, 16, 2016. A Palestinian woman dies in armed clashes, meanwhile Israeli troops invade West Bank communities and kidnap civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. A Palestinian […]

16 Nov
7:25

Erekat on Independence Day: The International Community Has Failed to Correct Injustice

(PNN archive image) On Tuesday, Secretary General of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), Saeb Erekat, said that the international community has failed in its responsibility for correcting the historical and continuing injustice of the Israeli military occupation of Palestine. On the 28th occasion of the declaration of independence of the […]

Palestine Today - audio
15 Nov
11:45

Palestine Today 11 15 2016

November 15, 2016 11:45 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, November, 15, 2016. The Israeli army demolish Palestinian homes in the West Bank and attack fishermen in Gaza. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli occupation bulldozers, on […]

15 Nov
1:45

The Palestine Housing Cooperative Union Calls for Considering the Right of Housing in Palestine as a Basic Human and Civil Right

The Palestine Housing Cooperatives Union (PHCU) held the annual meeting of its General Assembly and commemorated the twelfth anniversary of  the passing away of the late Palestinian President Yasser Arafat. The meeting began with the Palestinian national anthem and a moment’s of silence was observed to honor the people who […]

Palestine Today - audio
14 Nov
11:06

Palestine Today 11 14 2016

November 14, 2016 11:06 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, November, 14, 2016. Israeli troops invade West Bank communities injuring five and kidnaping at least ten other civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Five Palestinians were injured, […]

14 Nov
7:49

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (03 – 09 November 2016)

During the week of 03 – 09 November 2016, Israeli forces killed a Palestinian civilian at the entrance to the “Ofra” settlement, northeast of Ramallah and al-Bireh. Additionally, 6 Palestinian civilians, including a child and a photojournalist, were wounded in the occupied West Bank. Israeli violations of international law and international humanitarian […]

14 Nov
6:33

Sheikh Raed Salah Declares Hunger Strike

Sheikh Raed Salah, the head of the Islamic Movement, has declared an open-ended hunger strike, protesting bad treatment in Israeli prison, and his continued solitary confinement. Sheikh Salah, who heads the northern branch of Islamic Movement in historic Palestine, is being held at the Ramon prison, in the Negev Desert. […]

13 Nov
11:46

PCHR: “The Rule of Law vs. The Law of the Jungle: Independence of Palestinian Judiciary in Jeopardy”

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) : Deep concerns have arisen over the independence of the Palestinian judiciary after waves of interferences with its work and structure, initiated by the executive authority in the Palestinian Authority (PA), aimed at exercising further control over the judicial system. The Palestinian Center for […]

Palestine Today - audio
09 Nov
11:42

Palestine Today 11 09 2016

November 9, 2016 11:42 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, November, 9, 2016. A man dies of earlier wounds after being shot by Israeli soldiers, meanwhile army tanks invade Gaza farmlands. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Medical […]

Palestine Today - audio
08 Nov
11:33

Palestine Today 11 08 2016

November 8, 2016 11:33 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday, November, 8, 2016. Isralei troops kidnap two dozen civilians, and demolish two buildings, during invasions targeting West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. The Palestinian Prisoners […]

Palestine Today - audio
07 Nov
11:41

Palestine Today 11 07 2016

November 7, 2016 11:41 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, November, 7, 2016. Israeli settlers steel olive crops from Palestinian farmers, meanwhile troops invade West Bank communities and kidnap civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Israeli settlers […]

07 Nov
2:21

3-day Strike at UNRWA Facilities

Head of the workers union at the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), Suhil Al-Hindi, says that the union has decided to close all UNRWA facilities in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip for three days, starting on Tuesday, in a protest […]

06 Nov
5:59

VIDEO: Life On Hold – The Policy of Administrative Detention

Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Organization is pleased to announce the launch of a new film that tackles the issue of administrative detention as a policy used by the Israeli government to hold Palestinians indefinitely on secret information without charge or trial. The film specifically focuses on the psychological effects […]

06 Nov
4:46

PA Security Forces Detaining Students, Former Prisoners for Political Activity

via Samidoun  Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network Several former political prisoners in Israeli jails have been arrested recently, by Palestinian Authority security forces, including brothers Imad and Abdullah Amlah of al-Khalil, who were detained on 2 November, following the arrest of former prisoner Issam Ramadan of Nablus. Khader Adnan, the prominent former prisoner and […]

Audio report - this week in Palestine
04 Nov
9:47

This Week in Palestine Week 44 2016

November 4, 2016 9:47 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for October 29, to November 4, 2016. This week three Palestinians men died due to Israeli attacks targeting West Bank communities, meanwhile the Palestinian Authority asserts on the two-state solution.  […]

Palestine Today - audio
03 Nov
10:04

Palestine Today 11 03 2016

November 3, 2016 10:04 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday, November, 3, 2016. Two Palestinians killed, 24 four others kidnapped as Israeli troops invade West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Ma’an Abu Qare’, 23, was […]

03 Nov
7:00

Looting Palestinian Cultural Heritage

Israel illegally transfers rare archaeological artifacts from East Jerusalem into a new Israeli museum. Where is the international community? by Sergio Yahni The construction of Israel’s National Archaeology Campus (NAC), designed by architects Moshe Safdie and Irit Kohavi, has slowly but steadily progressed since 2012. NAC will sit next to […]

03 Nov
6:48

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (27 October – 02 November 2016)

Israeli violations of international humanitarian law in the oPt continued during the reporting period (27 October – 02 November 2016). (photo: On Wednesday, Israeli bulldozers demolished a 2-storey building belonging to the family of Thalji Soliman, in the Beit Hanina neighborhood, located at the center of occupied Jerusalem, under the pretext […]

02 Nov
8:54

Netanyahu: “Peace With The Palestinians Is Not A Precondition For Peace With The Arab World”

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stated, Thursday, that comprehensive peace with the Palestinians in not a precondition for peace with Arab countries, and that many Arab states consider Israel a partner in “the war on Islamic terrorism.” Netanyahu’s statements came during his meeting with the visiting Italian President Sergio Mattarella. […]

Palestine Today - audio
01 Nov
1:30

Palestine Today 10 31 2016

November 1, 2016 1:30 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday October, 31, 2016. Palestinian policeman killed by Israeli gunfire in the West Bank, meanwhile army bulldozers destroy lands in Gaza.  These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Mohamed Turkman, […]

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 […]

Audio report - this week in Palestine
29 Oct
12:45

This Week in Palestine Week 43 2016

October 29, 2016 12:45 AM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for October 22, to the 28, 2016. This week a Palestinian man dies his wife critically injured by settlers attack in the West Bank, meanwhile Palestinian leaders meet as part […]

28 Oct
11:50

PCHR Weekly Report: Child killed, 3 civilians, including child, wounded by Israeli troops

October 28, 2016 11:50 AM PCHR Gaza Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 20 – 26 October 2016, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. A Palestinian child was killed in Beit Ummar […]

Palestine Today - audio
27 Oct
11:35

Palestine Today 10 27 2016

October 27, 2016 11:35 PM Ghassan Bannoura Audio report, Palestine 0

Download / Listen Here Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday, October, 27, 2016. Many residents injured other kidnapped during army invasions targeting West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Palestinian medical sources have reported, on Thursday […]