Category Archives: Israeli attacks

05 Jan
3:11

Israeli Soldiers Attack Two Palestinians, And Abduct Them In Hebron

Israeli soldiers attacked, Thursday, two young Palestinian men from the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron, causing various injuries, after invading and searching their homes, and abducted them. Lawyer Jacklin Fararja of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said it managed to visit Mowaffaq Abu Haltam, 26, and Sabri Ibrahim Ghatasha, […]

04 Jan
10:59

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (28 December 2017 – 03 January 2018)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 28 December 2017- 03 January 2018. Israeli forces have escalated the excessive use of force in the oPt; two Palestinian civilians, including a child, were killed, in the West Bank and Gaza Strip; 89 […]

04 Jan
10:22

PJS Report: 909 Violations Against Palestinian Journalists in 2017

The Palestinian Journalists Syndicate has announced the summary of its annual report for freedoms in 2017, in a special press conference held on Wednesday. The report recorded 909 violations between 1-1-2017 and 31-12-2017, including 740 by Israeli authorities and 169 local violations by Palestinian authorities in the West Bank and Gaza. According […]

04 Jan
2:51

Israeli Soldiers Use Excessive Force Against Funeral Of Slain Teen, Seriously Injure One Palestinian

Israeli soldiers resorted, Thursday, to the excessive use of force against the funeral of slain teen from Deir Nitham village, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and seriously injured one Palestinian with live fire. The Palestinian Health Ministry said the soldiers shot a young man with live […]

04 Jan
1:45

Army Abducts Seven Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Thursday, seven Palestinians in various parts of the occupied West Bank, after invading their homes and violently searching them. The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldier invaded many homes in Nablus governorate, in northern West Bank, and abducted three Palestinians, identified as Rabea’ Abdul-Karim Issa, […]

04 Jan
10:43

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian Near Hebron

January 4, 2018 10:43 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Thursday, one Palestinian from his home, in the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded and violently searched homes in the refugee camp, and abducted Mohammad Medhat Ayyoub, […]

04 Jan
8:56

Army Injures 10 And Abducts One Palestinian In Bethlehem, Five Near Nablus And Jenin

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, the Deheishe refugee camp, south of Bethlehem, shot ten young men, and abducted one, in addition to abducting three Palestinians near Nablus, and two near Jenin. Media sources in Bethlehem said dozens of soldiers, and undercover officers, invaded the Deheishe refugee […]

04 Jan
6:52

Israeli Air Force Fires Missiles Into Southern Gaza

January 4, 2018 6:52 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Rafah 0

The Israeli army and Air Force fired, on Thursday at dawn, several missiles and shells targeting at least two areas, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, while military drones hoovered over various parts of the coastal region. Media sources in Gaza said the first Israeli missiles targeted a […]

03 Jan
7:47

Israeli Soldiers Kill A Palestinian Teen Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers killed, on Wednesday evening, a Palestinian teenage boy in Deir Nitham village, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah. Palestinian medical sources said the soldiers shot Mos’ab Firas Tamimi, 17, with a live round in his neck, causing very serious wounds, before he was moved to […]

03 Jan
2:04

Israel Approves Hundreds Of Colonialist Units Near Salfit

Israeli “Housing and Construction Minister,” Yuav Galant, stated that his ministry and the government, headed by Benjamin Netanyahu, have presented plans for expanding Ariel illegal colony, built on Palestinian lands, near Salfit, in the occupied West Bank. The plan aims at building hundreds of units in Ariel, in addition to […]

03 Jan
9:44

Israel Soldiers Abduct 22 Palestinians In The West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, dozens of homes in the occupied West Bank, and conducted violent searches while interrogating scores of Palestinians, and abducted twenty-two. Dozens of soldiers also invaded the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of the southern West Bank […]

03 Jan
7:32

Palestinian Injured by Shrapnel in Nablus, Settlers Erect Tents

A Palestinian was injured by bullet shrapnel on Tuesday, during clashes which broke out with Israeli soldiers in Salem village, to the east of Nablus, said medical sources. Ahmad Jibrel, head of the ambulance and emergency department of the Red Crescent in Nablus, told WAFA that paramedic crews dealt with […]

03 Jan
7:11

Extra-Judicial Executions Never Stopped: New Attempts Before Israeli Knesset to Legitimize Killing of Palestinians

The Israeli Knesset intends to vote on Wednesday, 03 January 2018, to amend the Penal Code in order to legalize the use of death penalty against those involved in murders while carrying out “terrorist operations”. The bill was presented before the Knesset on 30 October 2017 by three Israeli extremist […]

02 Jan
2:29

Israeli Soldiers Shot One Palestinian In Southern Gaza

Israeli soldiers injured, on Tuesday afternoon, a young Palestinian man, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Dr. Ashraf al-Qedra, the spokesperson of the Palestinian Health Ministry In Gaza, said the soldiers shot the man with a live round in his leg, causing a moderate […]

02 Jan
12:51

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

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, fifteen Palestinians in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem. The PPS office in Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers stormed and ransacked many homes in the […]

02 Jan
12:22

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians In Jenin, Hebron And Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, many Palestinian homes in the West Bank governorates of Jenin, Hebron and Jerusalem, conducted violent searches, and abducted seven Palestinians, including a husband and his wife. Media sources in Jenin, in northern West Bank, said the soldiers invaded the city, and Jenin refugee […]

02 Jan
7:07

Israeli Army Fires Missiles Into Southern Gaza

The Israeli Air Force fired, on Tuesday at dawn, three missiles into a site, run by the Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, northwest of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, causing property damage. Palestinian sources said the missiles caused property damage to the site, […]

02 Jan
2:26

Israeli Soldiers Assault And Abduct A Palestinian Teen Near Hebron

January 2, 2018 2:26 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday evening, a Palestinian teen at Beit ‘Einoun Junction, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Media sources in Hebron said the abducted teen has been identified as Mohammad Sharif Mashni, 18, from Shiokh village. They added that the soldiers stopped […]

01 Jan
11:44

Army Hands A Demolition Order Targeting Home Of A Detainee Near Jenin

January 1, 2018 11:44 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, Qabatia town, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and handed a father of a Palestinian detainee, a demolition order targeting his home. The soldiers invaded the home of Khaled Mustafa Kamil, and violently searched the property, before handing him an […]

01 Jan
10:49

Israeli Soldiers Bulldoze Palestinian Lands In Southern Gaza

On Monday morning, Israeli soldiers, accompanied by armored bulldozers, invaded Palestinian lands, east of the al-Qarara town, north of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and bulldozed lands close to the border fence. Media sources said the soldiers came from Kissufim military base, across the border […]

01 Jan
9:41

Israeli Soldiers Abduct 26 Palestinians In The West Bank

On the first dawn of the new year, Israeli soldiers invaded many Palestinian communities, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, searched and ransacked dozens of homes, and abducted 26 Palestinians, nearly half of them are from Tulkarem. The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers abducted […]

31 Dec
11:45

Israeli Testimony: “If ‘roof knocking’ was conducted and no one came out after a few minutes, then the assumption was that there was no one there.”

Breaking the Silence is an organization of veteran combatants who have served in the Israeli military since the start of the Second Intifada, and have taken it upon themselves to expose the Israeli public to the reality of everyday life in the Occupied Territories. They endeavor to stimulate public debate about the price […]

31 Dec
10:49

New Airstrikes on Gaza Continue

Israeli warplanes, at dawn on Sunday, launched two F16 airstrikes on “Hamas sites” east of Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip. A spokesman for the Israeli army claimed that “Israeli jets launched raids on the strip in response to a rocket fired on Friday, adding that the situation is likely […]

31 Dec
11:15

Israeli Soldiers Open Fire On Cars Transporting Workers, Abduct Two Drivers, Near Hebron

December 31, 2017 11:15 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers opened fire, Sunday, on Palestinian cars, transporting workers, causing two to flip over, and abducted the two drivers, near Yatta town, south of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Rateb Jabour, the coordinator of the National and Popular Committee in southern Hebron, said the […]

31 Dec
10:54

Army Forces Children Out Of Their Schools, Break Into Homes, Near Ramallah

December 31, 2017 10:54 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday morning, the village of Deir Nitham, northwest of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, broke into and ransacked homes, and forced children out of their schools after invading them. Safi Tamimi, the coordinator of the Land Defense Committee in Deir Nitham, said that many […]

31 Dec
9:37

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Fifteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Sunday, at least fifteen Palestinians in the occupied West Bank, including ten in occupied East Jerusalem, during violent invasions and searched of homes. In Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded the al-Isawiya town, broke into and violently searched many homes, and abducted nine Palestinians, identified as Mohammad Mansour […]

31 Dec
12:29

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (21 – 27 December 2017)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 21-27 December, 2017. Israeli forces escalated the excessive use of force against protests in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Two Palestinian civilians were killed, while 2 others succumbed to their wounds in the […]

31 Dec
12:07

Investigation into Math Teacher’s Death Closed, No Officer Held Responsible

December 31, 2017 12:07 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, Negev, News Report 0

The Israeli Police Investigations Division (PID) decided to close its probe into the January killing of Ya’akub Abu-Al-Qi’an, and to not hold any officers responsible for his death, Adalah – The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel, said on Thursday. Abu Al-Qi’an, a 50-year-old math teacher from Atir-Umm […]

30 Dec
11:06

Army Injures Seven Palestinians Near Jerusalem, Abduct One In Hebron

Israeli soldiers shot, Saturday, seven Palestinians, and caused 23 others to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, in Abu Dis town, east of occupied Jerusalem, the Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS) has reported. The soldiers also abducted one Palestinian near Hebron, and installed roadblocks near Jenin. The PRCS said that […]

30 Dec
8:14

Young Palestinian Man Dies From Wounds Suffered Friday

December 30, 2017 8:14 AM IMEMC News Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources have reported, Saturday, that a young man died, earlier on Saturday morning, from serious wounds he suffered Friday, after Israeli soldiers shot him with live fire, east of the al-Boreij refugee camp, in central Gaza. The sources said the Palestinian, identified as Jamal Mohammad Musleh, 21, from […]

29 Dec
11:12

Closure of Probe into Umm al-Hiran Killing: Green Light to Continued Deadly Police Violence against Arab Citizens (VIDEO)

Israel’s Police Investigations Division won’t hold any officers responsible for killing of Ya’akub Abu-Al-Qi’an, and continues to whitewash most serious police violence. Adalah – The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel responded today, 28 December 2017, to the Israeli Justice Ministry’s Police Investigations Division (PID)’s decision to close […]

29 Dec
6:48

Updated: Israeli Soldiers Injure 49 Palestinians In Nablus Governorate

December 29, 2017 6:48 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, 49 Palestinians in five areas, in the northern West Bank governorate of Nablus, after the army attacked Palestinian protesters in Beita Junction, al-Lubban Ash-Sharqiya Junction, ‘Aseera al-Qibliyya, Huwwara roadblock and Salem town. Ahmad Jibril, the spokesperson of the Red Crescent Society (PRC) in Nablus, said the […]

29 Dec
6:05

Army Injures Many Nonviolent Protesters In Ni’lin

December 29, 2017 6:05 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, Palestinian and international nonviolent protesters, in Ni’lin village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing many to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Media sources in Ramallah said the soldiers attacked the protesters, as they marched from the village, heading towards the Palestinian […]

29 Dec
5:29

Israeli Soldiers Injure At Least 143 Palestinians, Three Seriously, In Gaza

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that Israeli soldiers shot, Friday, at least 143 Palestinians, including 43 who were shot with live fire, three of them suffered very serious wounds, after the army attacked hundreds of protesters, marching near the border fence in several parts of the besieged Gaza Strip. […]

29 Dec
3:31

Army Injures Several Palestinians In Hebron

December 29, 2017 3:31 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, three Palestinians with live fire, and caused dozens of suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, after the army attacked dozens of Palestinian protesters, marching in Hebron city, the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, in addition to nearby Sa’ir and Yatta towns. Update: The soldiers abducted five Palestinians in […]

29 Dec
2:08

Israeli Soldiers Fire Six Shells Into Gaza

December 29, 2017 2:08 PM IMEMC News Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli soldiers fired, on Friday at noon, at least six tank shells into a number of border areas, in the eastern part of the Gaza Strip, causing damage. Media sources in Gaza said the soldiers fired missiles into a site, apparently used by an armed resistance group, in addition to […]

29 Dec
1:51

Soldiers Injure Many Palestinians Near Nablus

December 29, 2017 1:51 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, dozens of nonviolent Palestinian protesters in the al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, causing several injuries. Media sources in Nablus said dozens of Palestinians marched towards the main entrance of the town, while chanting against the ongoing Israeli occupation and […]

29 Dec
1:37

Army Attacks Nonviolent Protesters In Bethlehem

December 29, 2017 1:37 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, dozens of Palestinians who marched from al-‘Azza refugee camp, to the northern entrance of Bethlehem city, in the occupied West Bank, before the soldiers started firing gas bombs and concussion grenades at them. Media sources in Bethlehem said the Palestinians were nonviolently marching against the U.S. […]

29 Dec
1:20

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Six Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday evening and Friday morning, six Palestinians, including one woman, and summoned several others for interrogation, in various parts of the occupied West Bank. The Jenin office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded homes in Faqqu’a and al-Fandaqumiya villages, and abducted Odai […]

29 Dec
12:28

Israeli Forces Attack Protest Supporting Imprisoned Teen

On Thursday, dozens of women were attacked by the Israeli military after they gathered outside the Ofer military camp near Ramallah to protest the detention of 17-year old Ahed Tamimi, who was abducted by the Israeli military last week and held in detention since then. According to local sources, the […]

29 Dec
2:11

Soldiers and Settlers Attack Nablus High School (VIDEO)

Israeli soldiers and settlers, on Thursday morning, stormed Burin high school, south of Nablus, in the northern West Bank, and fired tear gas inside it. Local sources said, according to the PNN, that occupation forces stormed the school during periods when the students were all inside their classrooms. The sources […]

28 Dec
12:22

Israeli Navy Abducts Two Fishermen In Gaza

Israeli navy ships attacked, Thursday, several Palestinian fishing boats in the Sudaniyya Sea area, northwest of Gaza Strip, and abducted two fishermen, before confiscating their boat. Eyewitnesses said the navy fired many live rounds at the fishing boats, while sailing less than four nautical miles from the shore, and abducted […]

28 Dec
12:02

Israeli Soldiers Injure Dozens Of Palestinians Near Hebron

December 28, 2017 12:02 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, Thursday, the al-Fawwar refugee camp, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and fired many gas bombs at students and pedestrians, causing dozens of Palestinian to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers invaded the refugee camp, and fired […]

28 Dec
11:51

Army invades Many Towns In Occupied Jerusalem

December 28, 2017 11:51 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, late at night until dawn hours Thursday, many towns in occupied East Jerusalem, and fired live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets and gas bombs at local youngsters, protesting the invasions. Update: On Thursday at noon, the soldiers abducted a young man, identified as Mohammad Ahmad Dari, […]

28 Dec
11:20

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Qalandia

December 28, 2017 11:20 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday morning, at least two young Palestinian men, after dozens of soldiers invaded Qalandia refugee camp, north of occupied Jerusalem. Media sources in Qalandia said the soldiers clashed with many local youngsters, who hurled stones at the invading army jeeps. They added that the army fired […]

28 Dec
10:11

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Children Near Jenin

December 28, 2017 10:11 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday evening, four Palestinian children, from Kafr Dan town, west of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, while in their families’ lands in Marj Ibn Amer Meadow. Eyewitnesses said the abducted children have been identified as Hamza Abdul-Jabbar Sabah, Mohammad Abdul-Jabbar Salah, Mustafa Allam Mer’ey, […]

28 Dec
9:33

Child, Who Was Assaulted And Abducted By 23 Israeli Soldiers, Released

The Israeli Authorities released, on Wednesday at dawn, a Palestinian child, who was abducted and assaulted by 23 Israeli soldiers, earlier this month, and was instantly moved to a hospital for treatment. Media sources in Ramallah said the soldiers released Fawzi Mohammad al-Juneidi, 16, who was held in Ofer military […]

27 Dec
12:06

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians In Ramallah, Jenin, Jerusalem, And Hebron

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, five Palestinians in the West Bank governorates of Ramallah, Jenin, Jerusalem and Hebron. They were taken prisoner after the soldiers abducted, earlier, fourteen Palestinians in Silwan town, in occupied Jerusalem, and one in Jenin. The […]

27 Dec
10:24

Oren Hazan’s Assault is A Stigma to him, to Israeli Knesset and to Israeli Forces

On Monday, 25 December 2017, a group of extremists led by Oren Hazan, Member of Israeli Knesset of the Right-Wing Likud Party, boarded a bus coming from the Gaza Strip and carrying Palestinian prisoners’ families. The families were on their way to visit their sons in Ramon Prison. Videos published […]

27 Dec
9:09

Army Abducts A Young Man, Confiscate His Motorcycle, Near Jenin

December 27, 2017 9:09 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday evening, a young Palestinian man, from Rommana village, west of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and confiscated his motorcycle. Media sources in Jenin said the soldiers invaded a gas station, near Salem military roadblock, abducted the young man, and confiscated his motorcycle. They […]

27 Dec
8:46

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians, Demolish Two Buildings, In Silwan

December 27, 2017 8:46 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Silwan town, south of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied Jerusalem, and conducted violent searches of homes, before abducting at least thirteen Palestinians, including children, and demolished two buildings. Media sources in Silwan said the soldiers stormed and ransacked dozens of homes in the […]

26 Dec
9:12

Update: Four Palestinians Shot by Israeli Forces in Hebron (VIDEO)

Four Palestinians were shot and injured with live bullets while others suffocated from teargas exposure on Tuesday, during separate clashes with Israeli forces in the town of Sa’ir and nearby al-Arroub refugee camp, to the north of Hebron, according to local and security sources. Israeli forces raided al-Aroub refugee camp, […]

26 Dec
2:00

Soldiers Injure Many Schoolchildren Near Jenin

December 26, 2017 2:00 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian medical sources have reported, Tuesday, that many schoolchildren suffered the severe effects of teargas inhalation, after dozens of soldiers invaded Ya’bad town, and stormed the school while firing gas bombs and rubber-coated steel bullets. Media sources in Jenin said the soldiers fired many concussion grenades and gas bombs at […]

26 Dec
12:48

Army Injures Three Palestinians, Abducts Five, In Hebron

December 26, 2017 12:48 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers shot, on Tuesday at noon, three Palestinians, and abducted five others, after the army invaded many areas in Sa’ir town, and the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, in the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron. Medical source said the soldiers shot three young Palestinian men with live fire in their […]

26 Dec
12:28

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eight Palestinians In Tulkarem, Salfit And Bethlehem

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, eight Palestinians, including siblings, after invading and ransacking their homes, in the West Bank governorates of Tulkarem, Salfit and Bethlehem. The Tulkarem office of the PPS, in northern West Bank, said the soldiers invaded and […]

26 Dec
11:30

Army Abducts Two Palestinians In Hebron

December 26, 2017 11:30 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, two Palestinians, and summoned four others for interrogation, during violent military searches of homes, in Hebron governorate, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers abducted Rami Mohammad al-Hadoush, from […]

26 Dec
10:55

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twelve Palestinians In Jerusalem

December 26, 2017 10:55 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, twelve Palestinians from Silwan and al-‘Isawiya towns,  in occupied Jerusalem, after storming their homes and violently searching them. Dozens of soldiers invaded the two towns, and were extensively deployed in their streets and alleys, before invading many homes, and abducted the twelve Palestinians. […]

26 Dec
5:30

Court Orders Tamimi Under Further Interrogation For Four More Days

The “Ofer” Israeli military court decided, Monday, to remand world-renowned teen journalist ‘Ahed Tamimi, for four more days, after refusing to release her on bail, and accusing her of “threatening Israel’s security.” ‘Ahed Tamimi, 17, will be sent to court again this coming Friday, and is facing charges, which include […]

25 Dec
1:15

Israeli Soldiers Assault Two Sanitation Workers Near Ramallah

December 25, 2017 1:15 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, on Sunday evening, two Palestinian sanitation workers from the al-Biereh town, in central West Bank, and forced them to lie down in the rain for an extended period. The soldiers stopped a sanitation truck, run by the City Council in al-Biereh, just as it approached garbage dump, […]

25 Dec
12:43

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct At Least 26 Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers carried out, on Monday at dawn, extensive invasions and violent searches of homes and property, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied Jerusalem, and abducted at least 26 Palestinians, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. Most of the abducted Palestinians are from the northern […]

25 Dec
1:46

Israeli Court Refuses To Release Tamimi

An Israeli court denied, Sunday, an appeal for the release of detained world-renowned teen journalist, ‘Ahed Tamimi, 17, who stands accused of “assaulting soldiers,” who raided her family home in Nabi Saleh town, near Ramallah, before abducting her along with her mother, last Tuesday. A video published on social media […]

24 Dec
10:48

Increasing Number of Settler Raids on Al Aqsa Mosque

Dozens of extremist Israeli settlers stormed, on Sunday morning, the courtyards of Al-Aqsa Mosque, under heavy guarded of Israeli police. Jerusalemite sources reported, according to Al Ray, that about 45 settlers stormed the holy courtyards, under guard of the police, and organized provocative tours accompanied by rabbis who provided explanations […]

24 Dec
12:02

Army Abduct A Family Near Salfit

December 24, 2017 12:02 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Salfit, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, late on Saturday at night, Hares village, west of Salfit in central West Bank, detained an entire family, and later released the mother and one of her children after forcing them to pay bail, but refused to release the father and two children. Media sources in Salfit […]

24 Dec
10:50

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian, Confiscate A Car, In Hebron

December 24, 2017 10:50 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Saturday morning, a young Palestinian man, and confiscated one car, near the Ibrahimi Mosque, in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, in addition to briefly detaining several children. Local sources said that soldiers abducted Yazan Mahmoud Taha, 27, after he stopped his car, and tried […]

24 Dec
8:13

Israeli Soldiers Shoot Six Palestinians As Colonists Uproot Trees

Israeli soldiers shot, on Saturday evening, six Palestinians with live fire, and rubber-coated steel bullets, after a group of Palestinians tried to stop fanatic Israeli colonists, who invaded their olive orchards, and cut at least thirty trees, near the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The incident took place after […]

23 Dec
12:13

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Three Palestinians In Jerusalem

December 23, 2017 12:13 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, shortly after midnight, three Palestinians near the African Neighborhood, adjacent to the Al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied East Jerusalem. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers abducted Abboud Abu Sneina, Mustafa Abu Sneina and Mohammad Asaliyya, and took them to an interrogation facility in the city. The Israeli army claimed that […]

23 Dec
9:29

Palestinian Dies From Wounds Suffered A Week Earlier In Gaza

December 23, 2017 9:29 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Jabalia, News Report 0

The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that a Palestinian man died, Saturday, from wounds he suffered a week earlier, east of Jabalia, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. The Ministry said the young man, Sharif al-‘Abed Shalashel, 28, suffered a serious injury after the soldiers shot him with […]

23 Dec
2:35

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Turkish Citizens Near Al-Aqsa Mosque

Updated: On Saturday evening, December 23, an Israeli court in occupied Jerusalem decided to release the four Turkish citizens, after ordering them to pay 1000 shekels each, and issued orders preventing them from entering Al-Aqsa Mosque for twenty days. Updated From: Israeli Soldiers Abduct Four Turkish Citizens Near Al-Aqsa Mosque […]

23 Dec
1:58

Army Injures Seven Palestinians, Abduct A Child, in Nablus

December 23, 2017 1:58 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, Friday, the al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and opened fire on dozens of Palestinian protesters, in addition to firing gas bombs at homes, wounding seven, and causing others to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. The soldiers also abducted one […]

23 Dec
1:37

Israeli Army Kills Two Palestinians, Injures 123, In The Gaza Strip

Israeli soldiers killed, Friday, two Palestinians, and injured at least 123 others, including three who suffered life-threatening wounds, and caused dozens to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, after the army, stationed across the border fence, resorted to the excessive use of force against Palestinian protesters, in several parts of […]

22 Dec
9:22

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (14 – 20 December 2017)

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), for the week of 14- 20 December, 2017. Israeli forces have escalated the use of excessive force against protests in the oPt: Four civilians were killed, including a lower-limb amputee, in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. 256 […]

22 Dec
8:33

Palestinians Foil Settler Attack on Nablus-area Village

Palestinian resdients of the village of Madama, to the south of Nablus, Friday, managed to foil an Israeli settler attack against their town, said a local official. Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors Israeli activities in the north of the occupied West Bank, told WAFA that dozens of Israeli settlers, under the […]

22 Dec
1:58

Army Injures Many Palestinians in Qalqilia And Nablus

Israeli soldiers injured, Thursday, many Palestinians in Qalqilia city, and in Beit Forik town, east of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Medical sources in Qalqilia said the soldiers shot one Palestinian with a rubber-coated steel bullet, and caused seventeen others to suffer the effects of […]

21 Dec
3:20

Israeli Soldiers Injure Two Palestinians Near Hebron

December 21, 2017 3:20 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, Thursday, Sa’ir town, east of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and shot two Palestinians with live fire and rubber-coated steel bullets, in addition to causing many others to suffer the severe effects of teargas inhalation. Dozens of soldiers invaded the town, and assaulted dozens of […]

21 Dec
2:54

Army Abducts A Child, Injures Eleven Palestinians, Near Ramallah

December 21, 2017 2:54 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, Thursday, one child, and shot eleven Palestinians with rubber-coated steel bullets, in addition to causing dozens to suffer the severe effects of teargas inhalation, in the Al-Mughayyir village, east of Ramallah. Media sources said a large military force invaded the village, and attacked Palestinian protesters, before firing […]

21 Dec
12:01

Israeli Colonists Uproot 20 Olive Trees Near Nablus

Several extremist Israeli colonists from Yitzhar illegal colony invaded, late on Thursday at night, Palestinian lands, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and cut 20 olive trees. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian official in charge of Israeli colonies file in northern West Bank, said the assailants came from […]

21 Dec
11:48

Army Abducts Nine Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Thursday, nine Palestinians, after invading and ransacking their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS office in Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers abducted five Palestinians in Hebron governorate, […]

21 Dec
9:49

Undercover Soldiers Abduct Six Palestinians Near Ramallah

December 21, 2017 9:49 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

A group of undercover Israeli soldiers infiltrated, late on Wednesday at night, Deir Jarir village, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and abducted six young Palestinian men, during confrontations that were taking place between regular army units, and locals. Eyewitnesses said that several young men hurled stones […]

21 Dec
9:12

Israeli Navy Abducts Two Fishermen In Northern Gaza

Israeli Navy ships attacked, on Thursday morning, Palestinian fishing boats in Gaza territorial waters, west of Beit Lahia, in the northern part of the costal region, and abducted two fishermen. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers fired many live rounds at fishing boats, and abducted Orans Sultan and Mohammad Sultan, before taking […]

21 Dec
4:26

Soldiers Injure Many Palestinians In Beit Ummar

December 21, 2017 4:26 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian medical sources have confirmed that Israeli soldiers shot, on Wednesday evening, a teen with live fire, two with rubber-coated steel bullets, and caused many to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, in Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron. The Palestinians were marching near […]

21 Dec
3:58

Army Injures Seven Palestinians, Abducts One, Near Nablus

December 21, 2017 3:58 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers injured, on Wednesday evening, at least seven Palestinians, caused many to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, and abducted a young man, near Huwwara military roadblock, south of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. The Palestinians were marching near the military roadblock when the […]

21 Dec
2:54

Israeli Soldiers Injure 23 Palestinians Near Qalandia

December 21, 2017 2:54 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

The Palestinian Red Crescent (PRC) has reported that Israeli soldiers injured, on Wednesday evening, 23 Palestinians, after the army attacked protesters, near Qalandia terminal, north of occupied Jerusalem. The PRC said the soldiers resorted to the excessive use of force against the protesters, and fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel […]

21 Dec
2:12

Israeli Soldiers Invade Anata And Abu Dis, Near Jerusalem

December 21, 2017 2:12 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, Wednesday, the towns of ‘Anata and Abu Dis, near occupied East Jerusalem, and closed Hizma military roadblock, southeast of Jerusalem. Media sources in Jerusalem said many army jeeps invaded Anata, and Abu Dis, and resorted to the excessive use of force against Palestinians, who were marching against […]

21 Dec
12:15

Palestinians Injured as Settlers Visit Nablus Holy Site

Several Palestinians were injured by Israeli forces during clashes that erupted before dawn, on Wednesday, in the northern occupied West Bank city of Nablus, after Israeli forces escorted hundreds of Israeli settlers to perform religious rites at Joseph’s Tomb. Palestinian security sources told Ma’an News Agency that 12 buses carrying […]

Noor Tamimi
20 Dec
1:25

Second Young Woman from Tamimi Family Abducted by Israeli Soldiers in Nabi Saleh

Following the highly-publicized abduction of 16-year old Ahed Tamimi on Tuesday, along with her mother, Israeli soldiers entered the town of Nabi Saleh again early Wednesday morning and abducted Noor Tamimi, one of Ahed’s relatives, from her bed. Noor and Ahed are apparently being targeted for a video that went […]

20 Dec
11:01

Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians, Colonists Assault A Child, In Hebron

December 20, 2017 11:01 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday morning, two Palestinians in the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron, while Israeli colonists assaulted and injured a child in Hebron city. The latest abductions bring the number of abduction Palestinians since dawn hours, in the West Bank, to 28. The soldiers invaded Deir Samit […]

20 Dec
7:31

Israeli Soldiers Invade Nablus, Jerusalem And Hebron, Injure Three Palestinians And Abduct Four

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday evening, the al-Isawiya town, in occupied Jerusalem, and the northern West Bank city of Nablus, before attacking Palestinian protesters, wounding three,  and abducted three in the governorate, in addition to abducting one Palestinian in the al-Fawwar refugee camp, north of Hebron, in southern […]

19 Dec
11:30

Nabi Saleh: 16-year-old Girl and Her Mother Jailed by Israeli Forces (VIDEO)

12/19/17  | International Solidarity Movement | Nablus Team | International Women’s Peace Struggle | Occupied Palestine No break for the kid-targeted repressive operation of the Israeli forces. Tonight, soldiers raided Nabi Saleh and arrested Ahed Tamimi. Since years, the village has been the scene for many protests against Halamish illegal settlement, of […]

19 Dec
10:50

Settler Likely to be Acquitted of Murdering Palestinian Farmer

Israeli military prosecution filed an indictment on Monday, against Mohammed Wadi, Palestinian from Nablus, accusing him of attempting to murder an extremist Jewish settler. Meanwhile, Israeli police are reportedly accepting a settler’s claim that he killed a Palestinian farmer, in the same incident, in an act of self-defense. The Israeli […]

19 Dec
9:41

Army Injures Dozens Of Schoolchildren In Deir Nitham

December 19, 2017 9:41 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers invaded, Tuesday, Deir Nitham Palestinian village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and fired gas bombs into a local school, causing dozens of children to suffer the severe effects of teargas inhalation. Medical sources said at least 280 children were in school, when the soldiers […]

19 Dec
9:25

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Children Near Ramallah

December 19, 2017 9:25 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday morning, two Palestinian children from Betunia town, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and caused many schoolchildren to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation. Media sources in Ramallah said the soldiers invaded the town, and fired many gas bombs at schools, causing […]

18 Dec
10:48

Army Abducts Nine Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Monday, at least nine Palestinians in several parts of the occupied West Bank, while large groups of soldiers and colonists invaded the yards of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied Jerusalem, and archeological sites in Kifl Hares, near Salfit, in northwestern West Bank. The Hebron office of […]

18 Dec
9:21

Israeli Bombardment Of Gaza Causes Serious Damage

The Israeli Air Force carried out, on Monday at dawn, many air strikes into several parts of the Gaza Strip, causing serious damage to buildings and homes. The army fired at least three missiles into the al-Waha area, in northwest of Gaza city, destroying a structure, a causing damage to […]

17 Dec
10:42

Witness Report, Video: Israeli War Crimes Against Palestinian Youth in Hebron

12/17 | International Solidarity Movement | al-Khalil Team Witness accounts and video footage confirm that the Israeli army has been and is committing war crimes in dealing with the current wave of protests against the occupation, colonization, and ethnic cleansing in Palestine. On Friday, December 8, 2017 around 4:30 PM, […]

17 Dec
10:12

Five Injured by Live Army Fire In Gaza

At least five Palestinians were injured on Sunday, including one critically, during clashes which broke out along the Gaza Strip’s borders, as Palestinians continue to protest US recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel,. A Palestinian was hit with live ammunition during confrontations that erupted to the east of […]

17 Dec
4:07

Israeli Colonists Uproot 500 Dunams Of Palestinian Lands Near Nablus

A group of extremist Israeli colonists, illegal living on Palestinian lands in the occupied West Bank, uprooted more than approximately 500 Dunams of Palestinian lands, in Orif village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The Israeli assailants came from the illegal Yitzhar colony, and uprooted 500 Dunams […]

17 Dec
2:33

Report: “Nine Palestinians Killed, 3400 Injured, By Israeli Fire Since December 7th”

The Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRC) has reported that Israeli soldiers have killed nine Palestinians, and injured at least 3400 others, in various parts of occupied Palestine, since December 7th. The Red Crescent said that the soldiers have killed nine Palestinians in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, and […]

17 Dec
1:17

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Sixteen Palestinians In The West Bank

Israeli soldiers have abducted, overnight until early morning hours Sunday, 16 Palestinians, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, bringing the number of abducted Palestinians since December 7th, less than a day after U.S. President Trump made his illegal recognition of Jerusalem as a unified capital of Israel, to […]

Israeli soldiers attack journalist (image from Khabr Press)
17 Dec
12:51

Israeli Soldiers Continue To Target Journalists; 60 Violations this Week

“We will not be silenced, we will not close the lenses of our cameras, and we will continue to report on the escalating Israeli violations, and the soldiers’ attempts to bury the truth, so that they can continue killing and wounding Palestinians with impunity,” begins a message published Saturday by […]

17 Dec
10:59

Child, Who Was Abducted By 23 Israeli Soldiers, Reveals Assaults And Torture

A lawyer with the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society managed to visit a Palestinian child, who was assaulted and abducted by 23 Israeli soldiers on December 7th, and informed him of horrific violations, abuse and torture. The lawyer managed to visit Fawzi Mohammad al-Juneidi, 16, who is held in Ofer Israeli prison and […]