Category Archives: Ramallah

17 Jul
10:52

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Sixteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until early morning hours Tuesday, at least sixteen Palestinians, including one woman, from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS office in Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers […]

16 Jul
11:53

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In The West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, ten Palestinians from several governorates of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded and violently searched dozens of homes, interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting their ID cards, and abducted at least ten. One of the […]

15 Jul
12:04

Army Shoots Nine Palestinians, Abducts Seven, Near Ramallah

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday morning, the al-Jalazoun refugee camp, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, shot nine Palestinians, and abducted seven others. Media sources said the soldiers invaded and ransacked several homes in the refugee camp, and occupied their rooftop. They added that local […]

12 Jul
1:53

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians In The West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, at least seven Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. Media sources said the soldiers fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets and gas bombs at Palestinians protesting the invasions, […]

11 Jul
12:32

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Nineteen Palestinian In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers invaded several communities in the occupied West Bank, before breaking into and violently searching dozens of homes, and abducted nineteen Palestinians in addition to illegally confiscating cash, a mobile phone and a laptop from one of the homes. The PPS […]

10 Jul
2:26

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct Seventeen Palestinians In West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, seventeen Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers stormed and violently searched dozens of homes, across the West Bank, interrogated many Palestinians and abducted at least sixteen. The […]

09 Jul
12:12

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct Seventeen Palestinians In The West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, seventeen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded and ransacked dozens of homes in several governorates of the West Bank, and interrogated many Palestinians. Media sources said […]

06 Jul
2:04

Ad-Dameer: “Administrative Detention Order of Khalida Jarrar Confirmed”

ByĀ  Ad-Dameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association: In a hearing held on 2 July 2018, Military Court Judge Raphael YemeniĀ  confirmed the renewal of Palestinian Legislative Council Member Khalida Jarrarā€™s administrative detention order. This will be the second time in which it has been renewed, meaning that Khalida has […]

05 Jul
1:59

PPS: ā€œArmy Abducts 28 Palestinians, Two International Peace Activists, In West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, Thursday, at least 28 Palestinians, and two international peace activists, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including twelve in al-Khan al-Ahmar Bedouin community, near Jerusalem. The soldiers resorted to the excessive use of force against the Palestinians, […]

04 Jul
6:34

Video: Al-Khan Al-Ahmar Facing Imminent Demolition

Dozens of Israeli police officers and soldiers have surrounded, early on Wednesday morning, the al-Khan Al-Ahmar Bedouin Palestinian community, east of occupied Jerusalem, in preparation to demolish it, including its school. Several Israeli vehicles, including bulldozers, invaded the area at dawn, and started removing barriers, and creating a path to […]

03 Jul
12:32

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, at least thirteen Palestinians, and injured one, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. Media sources in Tulkarem, in northern West Bank, said the soldiers shot a young man in Qaffin town, north of […]

02 Jul
8:40

Palestinians in Ramallah Protest American Plans for the Area

(WAFA Images / Huthayfa Srour)Ā  Hundreds of Palestinians rallied in Ramallah, on Monday, to protest attempts by the United States to impose its plans in the area, which the Palestinians have rejected since the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israelā€™s capital, in December, and moving its embassy in Israel to […]

02 Jul
8:29

Sewage Pumped by Settlers Toward Village Outside of Ramallah

The new settlement of ā€œAmichaiā€ has reportedly discharged sewage water, on Monday morning, that drenched Palestinian lands in a town called TurmusAyya, north-west of Ramallah. Even though the residents tried to dig holes to collect the polluted water, it continued to flow toward adjacent lands. Locals fear that it would […]

30 Jun
5:36

Israeli Soldiers Injure Many Palestinians In Al-Biereh

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, nonviolent Palestinian protesters near the northern entrance of al-Biereh city, in central West Bank, causing dozens to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Media sources in Ramallah said the procession was organized by national and Islamic factions, in addition to social figures, rejecting Israelā€™s ongoing Israeli […]

30 Jun
4:23

Israeli Soldiers Violently Suppress Ramallah Protest

Israeli occupation forces, on Friday, violently quelled a protest held, by dozens of Palestinian demonstrators, at the northern entrance to Ramallah city, in the central occupied West Bank. Soldiers attacked, with teargas, participants who were protesting against what has become known as the ā€œDeal of the Centuryā€ and the US […]

29 Jun
11:48

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians Near Nablus, One In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Friday at dawn, three young Palestinian near the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and one in Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank. The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) said the soldiers abducted three young men, from the central West Bank governorate of Ramallah, […]

28 Jun
11:08

Updated: Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, twenty Palestinians, including one woman, in several parts of the occupied West Bank and summoned a young woman for interrogation. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and searched dozens of homes across the West Bank, […]

28 Jun
2:28

Prince William Takes ā€˜Non-politicalā€™ Tour through Israel and Ramallah

Prince William met with PA president Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah, today, as part of a five-day Middle East tour that also included a visit with Israelā€™s Prime Minister and President, yesterday. This is the first visit of a member of the British royal family to Palestine on a government visit. […]

27 Jun
1:37

Tortured Detainee Suffers Complications

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that a detainee from occupied Jerusalem, is suffering complications and severe pain, due to torture during extended interrogation by Israeli soldiers. It said that the detainee, Omar al-Kiswani, was abducted by the soldiers, on March 7th 2018, after the army invaded Birzeit University, […]

27 Jun
12:02

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eleven Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, eleven Palestinians, including a husband and his wife, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers stormed and ransacked many homes, interrogated dozens of Palestinians and abducted the eleven residents, […]

24 Jun
2:11

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians In The West Bankā€

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, thirteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers invaded dozens of communities across the West Bank, violently searched homes, interrogated Palestinians while inspecting their ID […]

20 Jun
10:55

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, twenty Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers conducted very violent searches of dozens of homes, and interrogated many Palestinians, before abducting twenty, and took them to various […]

19 Jun
12:16

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, thirteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, and illegally confiscated cash from some of the invaded homes, in addition to seizing one car. The Israeli army claimed the soldiers located weapons in some of the homes, and […]

18 Jun
12:25

Detained Teen Released After Losing His Sight Due To Torture, And Being Denied Treatment

A detained Palestinian teen, identified as Taiseer Hassan Tamimi, 18, from Deir Nitham village, northwest of Ramallah, in central West bank, was released, Monday, after he lost his sight while in prison, due to torture and after being denied specialized medicine or any treatment for preexisting health conditions. Tamimi required […]

17 Jun
10:20

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Young Man And Two Children Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, the al-Jalazoun refugee camp, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, searched homes and abducted a young man and two children. Media sources said the soldiers abducted Raed al-Beyari, 18, in addition to Qussai Barakat, 15 and Sultan al-ā€˜Ammouri, 15, and […]

17 Jun
8:03

Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Rights Advocate Speaks on His Torture and Abuse by PA Security (VIDEO)

Laith Abu Zeyad, a longtime Palestinian prisonersā€™ rights advocate and aĀ staff member with Amnesty InternationalĀ in occupied Palestine, was one of over 40 Palestinians ā€“ mostly youth ā€“ seized on Wednesday night, 13 June, during a march toĀ lift the Palestinian Authorityā€™s sanctions on Gaza. He was subject not only to political […]

16 Jun
12:17

Legislator Jarrar Receives A Third Administrative Detention Order

The Israeli Ofer military court renewed, Friday, the Administrative Detention of leftist Palestinian Legislator Khaleda Jarrar for six more months, without charges. Jarrar, a democratically-elected legislator and a senior leader of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), was abducted from her home in Ramallah on July 2nd, […]

15 Jun
11:54

Israeli Soldiers Shoot Two Palestinians Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers shot, on Friday morning, two young Palestinian men at the main entrance of Nabi Saleh village, northwest of Ramallah in central West Bank. Mohammad Tamimi, a nonviolent activist against the Annexation Wall and Colonies, said the soldiers, stationed on a military tower at the main entrance of the […]

15 Jun
4:35

Palestinian Security Breaks Up Ramallah Protest

Palestinian Authority (PA) security forces fired stun grenades and tear gas to disperse a rare anti-government protest in the occupied West Bank city ofĀ Ramallah, on Wednesday, asĀ hundreds demonstrated against Palestinian punitive measures against the Gaza Strip. According to local PNN sources, dozens were beaten and detained, including foreign journalists, in […]

13 Jun
10:50

Army Abducts Four Palestinians Near Ramallah, One Near Qalqilia

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, four young Palestinian men from Silwad town, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and one in Azzoun town, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia. Media sources in Ramallah said the soldiers invaded Silwad town, before storming and […]

13 Jun
9:46

Israeli Soldiers Shoot Eight Palestinians, Abduct One Suspected Of killing A Soldier, In Ramallah

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday morning, Sateh Marhaba area in the al-Biereh city, and the al-Amā€™ari refugee camp, south of al-Biereh, in the central West Bank governorate of Ramallah and al-Biereh, injured seven Palestinians, including a woman, before abducting her son, who is reportedly involved in the death of an […]

11 Jun
9:36

Ramallah Protesters Demand PA to Cancel Sanctions on Gaza

Hundreds of Palestinians held a protest in Ramallah, last night, demanding that the Palestinian Authority (PA) cancel its sanctions against Gaza, describing these measures as punitive measures against the Palestinian people in Gaza. The participants in the demonstration called on PA President Mahmoud Abbas and the Palestinian leadership to lift […]

10 Jun
1:04

Army Abducts 14 Palestinians, Including Three Siblings, In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, Sunday, fourteen Palestinians, including three siblings, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The Tulkarem office of the PPS said the soldiers invaded Tulkarem governorate, in northern West Bank, searched many homes and abducted Eyad Mohammad […]

10 Jun
10:24

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Siblings In Ramallah, One In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier on Sunday morning, three Palestinian siblings from their home near Ramallah, and a young man near Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. Several army jeeps invaded Beit Rima town, north of Ramallah, searched homes and abducted three siblings, identified as Hammad, Jaber and Majd Awad Rimawi, […]

08 Jun
9:18

Funeral Held in Nabi Saleh for Izz al-Deen Tamimi, Shot Dead by Israeli Soldiers

  Mourners carrying the body of Izz Tamimi, 21 years, yesterday in Nabi Saleh The funeral of 21-year-old Izz al-Deen Tamimi was held this week, on Wednesday, 6th June, in Nabi Saleh, a village north of Ramallah. Israeli soldiers shot the young man with three live bullets in the early […]

07 Jun
2:39

Funeral Ceremony Of Slain Palestinian Held In Nabi Saleh, One Injured

Hundreds of Palestinians participated, on Wednesday evening, in the funeral ceremony of Ezzeddin Abdul-Hafith Tamimi, 21, who was assassinated earlier by Israeli soldiers in Nabi Saleh village, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah. The soldiers also shot one Palestinian following the burial. Ezzeddin Tamimi was shot from […]

06 Jun
2:30

Updated: Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers killed, on Wednesday morning, a young Palestinian man, after shooting him with three live rounds from a very close range and prevented Palestinian medics from approaching him. The Palestinian, identified as Ezzeddin Abdul-Hafith Tamimi, 21, was shot by soldiers, who were less than two meters away from him, […]

06 Jun
11:08

Army Abducts Twelve Palestinians, Injure Many, In The West Bank

Israeli soldier abducted, earlier Wednesday, at least twelve Palestinians, and injured many others during massive invasions targeting homes and communities, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem. In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded Shuā€™fat refugee camp, in the center of the city, searched homes and abducted Monther […]

03 Jun
12:32

Israel Collected 100.000 Shekels In Fines From Palestinian Children In May

The Palestinian Detaineesā€™ Committee has reported that Israeli courts have collected, in May, more than 100.000 Shekels in bail and fines, imposed on detained Palestinian children, held in Ofer Prison, near Ramallah, in central West Bank. In a report released on Sunday morning, the committee stated the soldiers have abducted […]

03 Jun
11:18

Updated: Army Abducts Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, Sunday, at least ten Palestinians in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said many army jeeps invaded at dawn, ā€˜Aida refugee camp, north of the city, and abducted Mosā€™ab Adam al-Baraqā€™a, 16. It added that the soldiers […]

02 Jun
1:35

Israeli Soldiers Attack The Weekly Procession In Niā€™lin

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent procession against the illegal Israeli Annexation Wall and Colonies, in Niā€™lin village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah. The soldiers attacked the nonviolent procession with gas bombs and concussion grenades, just as the protesters reached Bawwabat al-ā€˜Asfour area, causing many […]

30 May
11:07

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Six Palestinians In Ramallah and Hebron

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, six Palestinians, including a father and his son, in the West Bank governorates of Ramallah and Hebron, during extensive military searches of homes. Several armored Israeli military jeeps invaded Bilā€™in village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, before the soldiers […]

28 May
2:55

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 28 Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) said Israeli soldiers conducted, on Sunday at night and Monday at dawn, extensive and violent searched of homes and property in several parts of the occupied West Bank, and abducted 28 Palestinians, including 15 in Ramallah. In Jerusalem, dozens of soldiers invade the al-ā€˜Isawiya town, […]

28 May
12:28

Updated: “Army Abducts Fifteen Palestinians, Injures Thirteen, Near Ramallah”

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, the al-Amā€™ari refugee camp, south of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, searched and ransacked dozens of homes and abducted at least fifteen Palestinians, in addition to wounding thirteen others. The abducted Palestinians have been identified as: Ā Mohammad Jihad al-Hamshari. Ā Mousa Nasser […]

24 May
12:02

Soldiers Injure Three Palestinians In Nablus, Abduct One In Ramallah

Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, on Thursday at dawn, the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and shot two Palestinians, in addition to wounding a third young man after ramming him with one of their jeeps. The soldiers also abducted a Palestinian in Ramallah, in central West Bank. Media sources […]

23 May
7:35

Palestinian Child Dies From Serious Wounds He Suffered Eight Days Ago

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported, on Wednesday evening, that a child died from serious wounds he suffered, eight days earlier, after Israeli soldiers shot him at the northern entrance of al-Biereh city, in central West Bank. The Ministry said the child, Akram Odai Abu Khalil, 15, was shot with […]

23 May
1:45

PPS: ā€œIsraeli Soldiers Assault Two Palestinians Before Abducting Themā€

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers repeatedly assaulted two Palestinians prior to abducting them, in Ramallah and al-Biereh Governorate, in central West Bank, and Hebron, in the southern part. The PPS stated that many soldiers invaded, on May 2nd, the home of Ali Mohammad Dar Zeid, […]

20 May
12:16

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians, Including One Woman

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, three Palestinians, including one woman, in Ramallah and Tulkarem governorates, in the occupied West Bank. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded and searched homes in Doura al-Qareā€™ town, northeast of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and abducted Mahmoud […]

19 May
11:25

Army Attacks The Weekly Nonviolent Protest In Niā€™lin

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent procession against the Annexation Wall and Colonies, in Niā€™lin village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah. Local and international peace activists marched from the center of the village, heading towards the Annexation Wall, separating the villagers from their lands and […]

16 May
12:28

Detainee Continues Hunger Strike For The 27th Day

Yousef Nasasra, a lawyer with the Palestinian Detaineesā€™ Committee, said that a detainee, identified as Ebaaā€™ Omar Barghouthi, 40, is ongoing with a hunger strike he started 27 days ago, protesting being held under arbitrary Administrative Detention orders, without charges or trial. Nasasra said Barghouthi is held at Ohali Kidar […]

16 May
10:54

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Sixteen Palestinians In the West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, at least sixteen Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem, after invading and violently searching their homes, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS said dozens of soldiers invaded Beā€™er al-Basha village, south of […]

15 May
3:26

Thousands of Palestinians March In Ramallah

Thousand of Palestinians marched, Monday, from Martyr Yasser Arafat Square in the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and headed towards Qalandia terminal, north of Jerusalem. The protesters marched while carrying Palestinian flags, and signs affirming their legitimate, internationally guaranteed rights of Freedom, independence and the Right of Return to […]

13 May
11:58

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seventeen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, at least seventeen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS said several army jeeps invaded the al-Asakra village, east of Bethlehem, searched homes and abducted Yazan Khaled al-Kamel, 18, […]

13 May
9:16

Army Abducts A Palestinian, Injures Several Others, In Ramallah

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, one Palestinian in Beit Rima town, northwest of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and injured several others in Nabi Saleh nearby village. The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded and searched homes in Beit Rima, and abducted […]

12 May
8:08

Army Injures Four Palestinians Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, four young Palestinian men at the northern entrance of al-Biereh city, in the Ramallah and al-Biereh governorate in central West Bank. The soldiers attacked dozens of Palestinian protesters who marched at the northern entrance of the town, and fired live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets and gas […]

11 May
4:58

Soldiers Injure A Palestinian With An Expanding Bullet Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers shot, on Friday afternoon, a young Palestinian man with an expanding bullet in his leg, and caused dozens to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, at the northern entrance of the al-Biereh city, in central West Bank. The army fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets and gas […]

10 May
9:15

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians In Qalqilia, Jenin And Ramallah

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, four young Palestinian men from their homes in Qalqilia, Jenin and Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank, after the army broke into and searched many homes and buildings. The Qalqilia office of the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS), in northern West Bank, said the […]

08 May
10:00

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, at least twenty Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including former political prisoners and one child, in addition to confiscating one car and cash. Media sources in Nablus, in northern West Bank, said the soldiers invaded Askar […]

05 May
9:49

Army Abducts A Teen Near Jenin

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday at dawn, the al-Yamoun town, west of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, injured a Palestinian teen, and summoned a young man from Ramallah for interrogation. Media sources in Jenin said many army jeeps invaded al-Yamoun, searched several homes and abducted a Palestinian teen, […]

05 May
3:52

Army Injures Several Palestinians, Including A Medic, In Al-Biereh

Israeli soldiers inured, Friday, several Palestinians, including a medic, after the army attacked protesters near the northern entrance of al-Biereh city, in the Ramallah and al-Biereh Governorate, in central West Bank. The soldiers, stationed at the permanent roadblock near Beit El colony military and security center, fired rubber-coated steel bullets, […]

03 May
8:03

Palestinian Circus School takes Production to Europe

The Ramallah-based Palestinian Circus School (PCS) is taking, to Europe, its Sarab production that mirrors the plight of refugees through the use of Chinese pole, juggling, acrobatics and trapeze, to reflect on their own history and the repetition of it, today, for millions of people, a PCS press release said […]

03 May
12:40

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 13 Palestinians In The West Bank

Updated: Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, twelve Palestinians from their homes in the several parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem, during extensive military invasions and violent searches of homes. Media sources in Nablus, in northern West Bank said the soldiers invaded and searched many homes in […]

01 May
8:08

Army Abducts Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, at least ten Palestinians in several parts of the occupied West Bank. It said the soldiers stormed and violently searched dozens of homes and interrogated many Palestinians before abducting at least ten of them. The […]

01 May
3:56

PLO: Palestinians Will Not Be Part of Any Peace Plan Proposed by US

Saeb Erekat, secretary general of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), said that the Palestinian side will not be part of any peace plan proposed by US president Donald Trump. During a meeting with Swedenā€™s State Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Annika Sƶder, and the accompanying delegation in […]

30 Apr
1:03

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty-Two Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, Monday, twenty-two Palestinians from several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and violently searched many homes in various governorates of the West Bank, before abducting twenty-two Palestinians, including two former political prisoners. One […]

30 Apr
9:11

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has confirmed that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, ten Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including a student of Birzeit University who was taken prisoner for a campus dorm. The Nablus office of the PPS, in northern […]

29 Apr
12:12

Army Invades Homes, Abducts Five Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, many communities in the West Bank governorates of Bethlehem, Hebron, Qalqilia And Ramallah, searched and ransacked homes and abducted five Palestinians. Dozens of soldiers invaded the al-Jalazoun refugee camp, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and abducted a child, identified […]

28 Apr
2:05

Israeli Army Invades Al-Jalazoun Refugee Camp

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday evening, the Al-Jalazoun refugee camp, north of the central west Bank city of Ramallah, reportedly after shots were fired at Beit El illegal colony. Many youngsters hurled stones at the soldiers while armed resistance fighters exchanged fire with the invading forces. Media sources in Ramallah […]

27 Apr
1:00

Foreign Ministry: No Move to Jerusalem for Czech and Romanian Embassies

Foreign Minister Riyad Malki said, Thursday, that the European Union (EU) has made it very clear to all its member states that they should abide by the EUā€™s general policy on Jerusalem, which is capital of two states and that they should not move their embassies in Israel from Tel […]

26 Apr
9:30

Israeli Soldiers Close Kadoorie Universityā€™s Entrances, Injure Four Students

Israeli soldiers closed, Thursday, the entrances of Palestine Technical University ā€“ Kadoorie, al-ā€˜Arroub Branch, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and prevented the students and faculty from entering it, before wounding four. The WAFA Palestinian News Agency said the Israeli Military Commander in southern West Bank has […]

22 Apr
9:37

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, Sunday, twenty Palestinians, including children, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, during extensive and violent military invasions and searches of homes. On Sunday evening, the soldiers invaded ā€˜Azzoun town, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, and abducted Yousef Zahran Sweidan, 23, while […]

21 Apr
7:13

Settlers Raid Village, Spray Racist Graffiti, Puncture Tires

Israeli settlers raided a Palestinian town in the central occupied West Bank district of Ramallah before dawn, on Friday, puncturing the tires of several vehicles and spraying racist, anti-Arab graffiti across the town. Residents of the town of Burqa, east of Ramallah, told Maā€™an News Agency that they woke up […]

20 Apr
11:37

Israeli Colonists Puncture Tires, Write Racist Graffiti, Near Ramallah

Several extremist Israeli colonists, living in an illegal colony which was built on private Palestinian lands, invaded at dawn Friday the village of Burqa, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, wrote racist graffiti and punctured tires of many cars. Locals said the assailants came from the illegal […]

19 Apr
11:24

Hospital in Ramallah Amputates Leg of Injured Gaza Child

A Ramallah hospital amputated, on Thursday, the left leg of Gaza child Abdul Rahman Noufal, aged 13, from Nuseirat refugee camp, who was shot in the leg with an explosive bullet that ruptured his bones during protests at the Gaza border with Israel, according to family members. Noufal underwent surgery […]

18 Apr
9:41

Palestinian Journalist Shot by Israeli Forces Transferred to West Bank Hospital

A Palestinian journalist from Gaza, one of the over 2,000 Palestinians wounded in the past 18 days by Israeli forces, arrived in a coma to Ramallah General Hospital Monday, after repeated delays of his transfer by Israeli authorities and the denial of treatment by Israeli hospitals. Ahmad Abu Hussein, a […]

18 Apr
3:26

Israeli Soldiers Attack Nonviolent Protesters, Journalists, Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers attacked, Tuesday, dozens of nonviolent protesters and journalists, during a protest held by families of political prisoners near the northern entrance of al-Biereh city, in central West Bank, wounding many of them. The soldiers deliberately attacked journalists documenting the nonviolent procession and fired many gas bombs and concussion […]

17 Apr
11:40

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, thirteen Palestinians, including a senior political leader of the leftist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), during extensive and violent searches of homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers also distributed leaflets in the al-Amā€™ari refugee camp, […]

13 Apr
7:40

Israeli Soldiers Injure 39 Palestinians In al-Biereh

Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, 39 Palestinians, including 13 medics, in al-Biereh city, in the central West Bank governorate of Ramallah and al-Biereh. Palestinian medical sources said the soldiers resorted to the excessive use of force against the protesters at the northern entrance of al-Biereh city, and shot two Palestinians with […]

13 Apr
4:25

Israeli Soldiers Attack The Weekly Procession In Niā€™lin

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent procession against the Annexation Wall and Colonies in Niā€™lin village, near of the central West Bank city of Ramallah. Mohammad Amira, a member of the Popular Committee against the Annexation Wall and Colonies in Niā€™lin, said dozens of protesters marched towards the wall, […]

13 Apr
3:10

Israeli Soldiers Attack The Weekly Procession In Bilā€™in

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent procession against the illegal Annexation Wall and Colonies in Bilā€™in village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing large areas of land to burn. The Popular Committee against the Wall and Colonies in Bilā€™in said the procession started from the […]

11 Apr
9:03

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, a Palestinian man and his wife, in addition to a young man, in the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers invaded Bani Neim town, east of the city, searched homes and abducted an elderly man, identified […]

10 Apr
11:52

Army Injures Many Schoolchildren Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers fired, Tuesday, several gas bombs at a school for girls in the al-Mughayer village, northeast of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing many schoolchildren to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Marzouq Abu Naim, a member of al-Mughayer Local Council, said dozens of soldiers were stationed […]

10 Apr
11:22

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians In Hebron, Ramallah And Qalqilia

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, five Palestinian men from their homes in the West Bank governorates of Hebron, Ramallah and Qalqilia, during violent invasions and military searches of homes. In Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, the soldiers abducted a former political prisoner, identified […]

10 Apr
10:16

Israeli Soldiers Demolish A Home Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers demolished, Tuesday, an under-construction Palestinian home in Jibiya Village, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah. Media sources in Ramallah said several army jeeps, and bulldozers, invaded the village during early morning hours, and surrounded the property. They added that the soldiers then demolished the under-construction […]

06 Apr
6:31

Israeli Soldiers Attack The Weekly Procession In Bilā€™in

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent procession held by many Palestinian, Israeli and international peace activists in Bilā€™in village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing many to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. The nonviolent protesters marched from the village heading towards their lands, isolated […]

05 Apr
12:27

Israel Separates Palestinian Mother From Her Husband And Children In Jerusalem

The Israeli authorities have recently deported a Palestinian mother, who is married and was living with her Jerusalemite Palestinian husband and children for the past sixteen years, after repeatedly denying her applications for residency in the occupied city. The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic) said the Palestinian woman, […]

04 Apr
9:55

Army Abducts Ten Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, ten young Palestinian men from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded Ras al-ā€˜Ein area, in the northern West Bank city of Nablus, before storming the local Power Company, and abducted a young man, identified as Roshdi […]

03 Apr
12:26

Updated: Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eighteen Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at night until morning hours Tuesday, eighteen Palestinians from their homes, after breaking into them and violently searching them, in several parts of the occupied West Bank. In a press release, the PPS said the soldiers abducted […]

03 Apr
12:21

Army Injures Four Palestinians, Abduct One Of Them, In Nabi Saleh Near Ramallah

Palestinian medical sources have reported that Israeli soldiers shot, Monday four young men, assaulted and abducted one of them, after the army invaded Nabi Saleh village, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and attacked protesters. The sources said the army shot three Palestinians with live fire in […]

30 Mar
8:00

Villagers Foil Settler Attempts to Seize Land near Ramallah

Villagers from Turmus Ayya, a village to the northeast of Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank, were able to foil attempts by Israeli settlers to take over Palestinian-owned land near the village, on Friday, said the village mayor. Rasmi Shehadeh said, according to WAFA, that a group of settlers from […]

29 Mar
10:14

Updated: Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirty-One Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted on late at night, Wednesday, and on Thursday at dawn, thirty one Palestinians from their homes, after the soldiers invaded and violently searched them, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported. One of the abducted Palestinians, identified as Thaā€™er […]

28 Mar
9:29

Army Abducts A Young Man In Nabi Saleh

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday evening, a young Palestinian man from his home in Nabi Saleh, northwest of the central West Bank city of Ramallah. Local nonviolent activist against the Israeli Annexation Wall and Colonies, Mohammad Tamimi, said the soldiers abducted Odai Abdul-Razeq Tamimi just moments after returning home, and […]

27 Mar
7:16

Army Abducts Twenty Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, many Palestinian areas in several parts of the occupied West Bank, stormed and violently searched homes and abducted at least twenty Palestinians. In a statement, the Israeli army said its soldiers ā€œarrested twenty wanted Palestinians,ā€ in the West Bank. In occupied Jerusalem, the […]

23 Mar
8:30

Army Injures Nine Palestinians Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers shot, Friday, nine young men with live fire and rubber-coated steel bullets, after the army invaded the al-Mazraā€™a al-Gharbiyya village, northwest of Ramallah, and attacked Palestinian protesters. Palestinian medical sources said five young men were shot with live fire, and four with rubber-coated steel bullets, while many more […]

23 Mar
9:25

Detained Head Of Birzeit University Student Senate Continues Hunger Strike

The Palestinian Prisonersā€™ Society (PPS) has reported, Thursday, the Omar Hasan al-Kiswani, the head of the Studentsā€™ Senate in Birzeit University in central West Bank, started the hunger strike three days ago, protesting his detention and lengthy interrogation without charges. Al-Kiswani is held at the al-Maskobiyya interrogation center, in Jerusalem, […]

21 Mar
10:01

Israeli Soldiers Invade School, Kindergarten And Homes Near Ramallah, Injure Several Palestinians, Abduct Three

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday morning, the al-Mughayer Palestinian village, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, before storming into a school, and a kindergarten, and injured eight, in addition to abducting three young men. The principal of al-Mughayer Secondary School and member of the villageā€™s Local Council, […]

21 Mar
9:30

Plea Agreement Reached Between Ahed Tamimi And Israeli Military Prosecution

World-renowned Palestinian teen journalist, nonviolent activist Ahed Tamimi, 17, from Nabi Saleh village northwest the central West Bank city of Ramallah, has reached an agreement with the Israeli Military prosecution, to which she will be sentenced to eight months in prison. The ‘Ofer Israeli military court also imposed a 5000 […]

21 Mar
8:52

Soldiers Gas Palestinian Village as Children Walk to School

As Palestinian children were heading to school on Wednesday morning, Israeli soldiers entered the central occupied West Bank village of al-Mughayyir, in the Ramallah district, injuring eight people with rubber-coated steel bullets while dozens of others, some kindergarten children, were suffered from tear gas inhalation. Local sources told Maā€™an News […]

20 Mar
7:31

Abbas on U.S. Ambassador David Friedman: ā€˜Son of a Dog, Settlerā€™

PA President Mahmoud Abbas attacked U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman on Monday, calling him a ā€œson of aĀ dog ā€ for saying that Jewish settlements in the West Bank are a part of Israel. ā€œSon of a dog. They [the settlers] are building on their land? You are a settler […]

20 Mar
12:11

PPS: ā€œIsraeli soldiers Abduct Fifteen Palestinians In The West Bankā€

Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and at dawn Tuesday, fifteen Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including seven in occupied Jerusalem. The PPP said dozens of soldiers invaded the ar-Ram town, in Jerusalem, searched many homes and abducted Mohammad Yousef Ghazawna, Mohannad Ramadan Ghazawna, Odah […]