Category Archives: Palestinian attacks

06 Nov

Bethlehem Youths Torch Apartheid Wall

Clashes broke out between Palestinian youth and Israeli forces in Aida refugee camp, after Palestinians torched part of the apartheid wall, north of Bethlehem.A PNN reporter said that Israeli soldiers have immediately responded by firing toxic teargas and rubber-coated metal bullets towards the youngsters. No injuries have been reported, as […]

03 Nov

Elderly Israeli Injured in Netanya Attack, Palestinian Shot and Injured

November 3, 2015 3:50 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israeli police, on Monday, shot and wounded a Palestinian man after he allegedly stabbed and seriously injured a 70-year-old Israeli man in the northern Israeli city of Netanya, north of Tel Aviv, Israeli sources said.A spokesperson for Israel’s emergency services, Magen David Adom (MDA), said that the Israeli was in […]

30 Oct

Palestinian killed near light rail station in Jerusalem following alleged stabbing of soldier

October 30, 2015 10:31 PM IMEMC News Jerusalem, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

A Palestinian from east Jerusalem was shot dead on Friday evening near the Jerusalem light rail station by three separate shooters after he allegedly pulled out a knife and very lightly wounded a soldier. The Palestinian was shot numerous times – by light rail security, a border policeman, and an […]

26 Oct

Israeli Settler Injured in Another Alleged Stabbing

An Israeli settler was reportedly stabbed and moderately injured by a suspected Palestinian on Sunday, near the illegal settlement of Ariel, in the northern occupied West Bank.An Israeli police spokesperson said that the attacker ‘fled the scene near Ariel junction’ and Israeli forces were searching the area, according to Ma’an […]

24 Oct

3 Settlers Injured by Molotov Cocktail near Beit El

Three Israeli settlers were injured after a Molotov cocktail was thrown at their vehicle near the illegal settlement of Beit El, in the occupied West Bank, according to Israeli army and media.The army said that the firebomb injured a mother and her two children while they were driving down Route […]

23 Oct

Palestinian Shot after Allegedly Stabbing Israeli Soldier

A Palestinian youth was shot and injured, Friday, after allegedly stabbing an Israeli soldier near the Gush Etzion settlement bloc, to the south of Bethlehem.The Israeli army said a soldier was stabbed during ‘operational activity’ in Gush Etzion, with the attacker shot on site. Israeli media said the soldier was […]

22 Oct

One Killed, Another Injured in Beit Shemesh after Alleged Attack

One Palestinian was killed and one critically injured by Israeli police in Beit Shemesh, to the west of Jerusalem, Thursday, after an alleged stabbing attack, Israeli media and police said.The Palestinian who was shot and killed has been identified as Mahmoud Khalid Eghneimat, from Surif, near Hebron, while the Palestinian […]

22 Oct

Palestinian Shot following Alleged Car Attack, 4 Israelis Injured

A Palestinian was shot and injured after allegedly committing a suspected car attack that injured at least four Israelis off route 60, near the illegal Israeli settlement bloc of Gush Etzion and Beit Ummar village, in the southern occupied West Bank, an Israeli army spokesperson said.The spokesperson said ‘reports are […]

20 Oct

1 Dead, 2 Injured in Suspected Settlement Car Attack

A Palestinian man was shot dead, Tuesday afternoon, after his car ran into a soldier and a civilian.The incident happened at the Gush Eztion Junction toward Jerusalem in the West Bank, according to PNN. Israeli media has reported that the car smashed into the two pedestrians before hitting a concrete […]

20 Oct

Two Palestinians, four Israelis killed in two separate incidents in Jerusalem

October 20, 2015 10:36 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

On 13 October 2015, an Israeli paramilitary settler fired 3 bullets at Alaa Abu Jamal (33), from al-Mukaber Mountain, southeast of occupied East Jerusalem, at a bus stop on ‘Malkhei Yisrael’ Street in West Jerusalem, after Abu Jamal hit an Israeli pedestrian with his vehicle, then got out and stabbed […]

18 Oct

2 More Palestinians Slain Following Alleged Stabbings

Two Palestinians were shot dead by Israeli forces on Saturday evening, after allegedly carrying out separate stabbing attacks in Hebron and Qalandia, in the occupied West Bank.Their deaths bring the total number of Palestinians killed on Saturday to five, in each case after they allegedly attempted to carry out stabbing […]

16 Oct

VIDEO: Another Palestinian Killed after Alleged Stab Attack on Soldier

October 16, 2015 10:08 PM IMEMC Agencies Hebron, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian man near the illegal Kiryat Arba settlement in Hebron, Friday, after he allegedly stabbed a soldier in the area. A Palestinian news crew from Al-Quds TV captured the incident while reporting live in the area, with footage showing Israeli forces surrounding a Palestinian […]

16 Oct

Young Palestinians Burn Joseph’s Tomb

October 16, 2015 3:16 PM IMEMC Agencies Nablus, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Palestinian youths set fire to Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus, overnight Friday, after throwing Molotov cocktails at the holy site, locals said.Palestinian Authority police and fire brigades arrived at the scene and extinguished the flames. PA security forces said, according to Ma’an, that they would open an investigation into the incident. […]

15 Oct

Israeli police kill 23-year old Palestinian after alleged stabbing attack

October 15, 2015 1:23 AM IMEMC News Jerusalem, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Ahmad Fathi Abu Sahban, 23, was killed by live Israeli fire near the Central Bus station in Jerusalem after allegedly stabbing a 50-year old woman.According to Israeli sources, Sahban took out a knife and stabbed a fifty-year old woman, who got back into the bus she was exiting and had […]

13 Oct

Israeli military shoots Palestinian man on bus, claims he stabbed an Israeli passenger

On Monday evening, the Israeli military claimed that a Palestinian man stabbed an Israeli passenger on a bus in Jerusalem, and a soldier on the bus shot and killed the man.But the Israeli military account is contradictory, claiming that the victim of the stabbing attack was a civilian passenger, but […]

12 Oct

Schoolgirl Seriously Injured by Israeli Fire

Israeli police, on Monday afternoon, have shot and critically injured a Palestinian schoolgirl who they claimed “tried to stab an officer”.The shooting took place on the Ammunition Hill in Sheikh Jarrah town, occupied East Jerusalem. According to PNN, initial reports say that the girl is 15 years old, and was […]

12 Oct

3rd Jerusalem Stabbing: Two Israelis Injured, Palestinian Shot Dead

Two Israelis were seriously injured in a third reported stabbing attack in Jerusalem, on Monday, with one Palestinian suspect, reportedly a child, shot dead at the scene and another wounded, Israeli police said.The stabbing attack took place near the illegal Pisgat Zeev settlement in East Jerusalem, with Israeli police reporting […]

11 Oct

Israeli Officer Wounded in Jerusalem Explosion

An Israeli officer was lightly injured in a car explosion Sunday morning, at a checkpoint near Ma’ale Adumim settlement, occupied East Jerusalem. The driver was severely injured, Israeli sources claimed.Ynet reported, according to Al Ray, that a Palestinian woman activated an explosive device at a checkpoint in the West Bank; […]

08 Oct

Jerusalem: Palestinian Youth Arrested after Allegedly Stabbing Israeli Settler & Security Guard

October 8, 2015 8:35 PM IMEMC News Jerusalem, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

A Palestinian youth was arrested by Israeli troops on Thursday midday after he was accused of stabbing a security guard and a settler in Jerusalem. Israeli sources said that a 15 year old Palestinian boy stabbed a security guard at the lightrail station constructed on stolen Palestinian land in Sheikh […]

08 Oct

Palestinian Youth killed, Four Israeli’s Injured in Tel Aviv Stabbing

October 8, 2015 8:25 PM IMEMC News Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israeli media sources announced that a Palestinian youth stabbed four Israelis on Thursday morning before he was shot dead by Israeli officer in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv. According to the sources, the attacker was identified as Tha’er Abu Ghazalah, 19, from the town of Kufer A’kab, north of […]

07 Oct

Palestinian Teen Killed by Israeli Troops south of Tel Aviv

Israeli sources have reported, Wednesday, that a young Palestinian identified as Hatem Al-Jundi (17) years from Yatta was shot dead by Israeli soldiers. Although the Israeli military claimed that Al-Jundi took a weapon from an Israeli soldier in Kiryat Gat, south of Tel Aviv, and ran into a nearby building, […]

05 Oct

Halabi Family Tears Down Own Home, Following Occupation Threats

After Israeli forces threatened to demolish the home of martyr Muhannad Halabi (19) who was shot dead after stabbing and killing two settlers in Jerusalem, the family decided to tear down their own home.The family and friends on Sunday afternoon evacuated the house, located in Ramallah, and started tearing down […]

05 Oct

Rocket Reportedly Fired from Gaza

A rocket launched from the Gaza Strip landed in southern Israel, late Sunday, with no reported injuries, the Israeli army said. A spokeswoman said that the rocket landed in an open area in the Eshkol Regional Council at around 11 p.m. Rocket sirens sounded afterward, she said, but there were […]

03 Oct

Teen Killed, Allegedly After Grabbing Gun Of Israeli In Jerusalem, Killing Two

A Palestinian teen was shot to death by Israeli police after allegedly stabbing to death an armed Israeli, grabbing the gun of a settler who intervened, then killing an additional person, and wounding two others in the Old City of Jerusalem.The attacker was identified as Mohannad Shafiq al-Halabi, 19, from […]

02 Oct

Israeli Forces Comb Nablus Area Following Shooting

October 2, 2015 10:20 PM IMEMC Agencies Nablus, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Hundreds of Israeli troops were searching for suspected Palestinian gunmen on Friday, after the killing of a settler couple between the illegal Israeli settlements of Itamar and Elon Moreh, near Nablus, in the northern West Bank, on Thursday evening. A Ma’an reporter said dozens of Israeli army vehicles were stationed […]

02 Oct

Two Settlers, Husband And Wife, Killed In West Bank Shooting Attack

Israeli sources have reported, on Thursday evening, that a husband and his wife, living in the Naria Israeli settlement in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, were killed in a shooting attack. Their children, who were with them in the car, were not hurt. The sources said the […]

21 Sep

Israeli Army: Another Rocket Fired from Gaza

September 21, 2015 11:11 PM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

A rocket launched from the Gaza Strip landed in southern Israel overnight, Israel’s army said, with no reported injuries.According to Ma’an, the rocket landed in the Hof Ashkelon Regional Council overnight, with Israeli forces conducting searches in the area. Sirens did not sound before the rocket fire, Israeli media reported. […]

19 Sep

Israeli Army: Rocket Fired from Gaza into Southern Israel

September 19, 2015 2:32 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed in the southern Israeli city of Sderot, on Friday, according to an Israeli army spokesperson.The spokesperson told Ma’an News Agency that the rocket landed adjacent to an empty bus, causing moderate damage to the vehicle. No injuries were reported in the attack. […]

29 Aug

Palestinian Youth Set Car Ablaze in East Jerusalem

Palestinian youth, on Friday, torched a private car belonging to Israeli settlers in the al-Tur neighborhood of occupied East Jerusalem (Mount of Olives).Witnesses told Ma’an News Agency that Palestinian youths hurled firebombs at a car belonging to Israeli settlers from an illegal outpost near al-Khalwa street in the al-Tur neighborhood, […]

15 Aug

Israeli Troops Shoot, then Abduct Palestinian Youth Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers shot and wounded, on Saturday morning, a young Palestinian man near Beit ‘Aour al-Foqa town, West of the Central West Bank City of Ramallah, before abducting him; Israeli army sources claim the Palestinian stabbed a soldier, causing a mild injury. The young Palestinian, identified as Mahmoud Nassim Jomhour, […]

07 Aug

Israeli Army: Rocket Fired from Gaza Lands in Negev

A rocket reportedly fired from the Gaza Strip landed in southern Israel on Friday, with no injuries or damage reported by the Israeli army.According to Ma’an News Agency, an Israeli army spokesperson confirmed that the rocket landed near the border, on the Israeli side, in the Eshkol regional council. No […]

06 Aug

Palestinian driver shot after running over two Israelis

Israeli troops shot and wounded a Palestinian driver near Ramallah on Thursday after the car he was driving ran into two Israelis standing by the road. It’s unclear whether the striking of the Israelis was accidental or on purpose.Some reports of the incident say that the two people who were […]

22 Jul

Salafis in Gaza Threaten Israel with Rocket Fire

Salafi groups in the Gaza Strip threatened, on Monday, to fire rockets at Israel in response to what they called “Hamas crimes and conspiracies” against Salafis living in the region.The threat came in reaction to the arrest of militants suspected of targeting members of the armed wings of Hamas and […]

21 Jul

2 Gaza Car Bombing Suspects Arrested

The Gaza Ministry of Interior said it arrested two suspects on Sunday, in relation to attacks on five vehicles belonging to the military wings of Hamas and the Islamic Jihad, the day before.A ministry spokesperson, Iyad al-Bazm, said the suspects were undergoing interrogation. He also added that the ministry would […]

20 Jul

ISIS Affiliates Suspected of Car Bombing Hamas Members

On Sunday morning, at least six vehicles owned by local leaders in Hamas, as well as activists in the Islamic Jihad, were bombed and burned out in the Sheikh Radwan neighborhood in Gaza City.Local sources said, according to the PNN, that Salafist activists, affiliated with the Islamic State (ISIS), are […]

20 Jul

Israeli Forces, PA, Detain 6 Palestinians over West Bank Shooting

The Israeli army and Palestinian security forces have detained six Palestinian whom they describe as ‘Hamas operatives’ responsible for a shooting in the occupied West Bank, last month, that left one Israeli settler dead and three injured, the Israeli army said in a statement, Sunday.According to Ma’an, the statement identified […]

16 Jul

Army: ‘Soldier Mildly Injured In Stabbing Attack Near Ramallah’

According to the Israel Security Agency (Shabak), Israeli soldiers arrested, Thursday, a Palestinian teenage girl, who allegedly stabbed a soldier, east of the Central West Bank city of Ramallah.The Shabak said Rawan Abu Matar, 17 years of age, stabbed a soldier, on Wednesday afternoon, at a military roadblock, outside of […]

16 Jul

Palestinian Woman Detained for Stabbing Israeli Soldier

A young Palestinian woman was detained on Wednesday after stabbing and lightly injuring an Israeli soldier in northwestern Ramallah, the Israeli army said.An Israeli army spokeswoman told Ma’an News Agency that the Israeli soldier ‘was stabbed in the back’ near the illegal Israeli settlement of Nahliel. She said he sustained […]

13 Jul

Palestinian Sentenced to 25 Years for Car Attack

A Palestinian who injured four Israeli border policewomen and a civilian when he drove his car into them was sentenced Sunday to 25 years in prison, the Israeli justice ministry said.Court documents released by the ministry said that Muhammad Sleiman, a 22-year-old from occupied East Jerusalem, admitted to five counts […]

06 Jul

Settlers Reportedly Fired on Near Qalqilia

The Israeli army received reports, on Sunday, that the car of an Israeli settler was shot at near the illegal settlement of Kedumim, in the West Bank district of Qalqilia, with no injuries reported.An Israeli army spokesperson told Ma’an News Agency that Israeli forces were searching the area for possible […]

03 Jul

Rocket Hits Southern Israel

A rocket landed in the Eshkol region of southern Israel, Friday afternoon, with no injuries or damage reported, the Israeli army said.Rocket sirens sounded across the region at approximately 4:20 p.m., an Israeli army spokesperson said. She could not confirm whether it had been fired from the Gaza Strip or […]

30 Jun

Israeli Forces & Settlers Retaliate over West Bank Shooting

Israeli forces carried out multiple detention raids across the occupied West Bank, overnight Monday, after three Israeli settlers were injured in a shooting south of Nablus and an explosive device was allegedly hurled at a settler vehicle near Ramallah.Dozens of settlers from the illegal settlement of Beit Eil were also […]

29 Jun

Israeli Soldier Stabbed At Jerusalem Crossing

Israeli military has reported that a female soldier suffered a moderate-to-severe injury after a Palestinian woman stabbed her in the neck, at the Rachel Crossing, between the West Bank city of Bethlehem and occupied Jerusalem. Israeli Police spokesperson Micky Rosenfeld said the Palestinian woman attacked the soldier, 20 years of […]

28 Jun

Army Kills Palestinian Man in Jordan Valley

Israeli forces killed, on Friday, a Palestinian man at a military checkpoint in the northern Jordan Valley.Days of Palestine reports that, according to a credible source, the soldiers were stationed at the Israeli checkpoint named Al-Hamra Checkpoint (Begaot, in Hebrew). The source did not give details about how the shooting […]

25 Jun

Israel Carries Out Arrest Sweep after Golan Attack

Israeli police said, on Wednesday, that they had carried out a ‘wave of arrests’ of suspects involved in two attacks by Druze on military vehicles transporting wounded Syrians to hospital.Israeli media said, according to AFP, that nine Druze were arrested over the attacks on Monday, when a mob killed a […]

21 Jun

Soldier Seriously Injured In Jerusalem

Israeli military sources have reported, Sunday, that a soldier suffered a serious injury after being stabbed by a Palestinian, in occupied East Jerusalem, and that the Palestinian was shot, and also seriously injured.The army said the incident took place at the Damascus Gate, in the Jerusalem’s Old City. The soldier […]

21 Jun

Hamas Military Wing Claims Friday Shooting

Hamas’ military wing, Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades, reportedly claimed responsibility for Friday’s West Bank shooting that left an Israeli man dead and another lightly injured.“One of the fighters ambushed a settler vehicle and shot at them from point-blank range after having observed the area continuously,” a statement released by the […]

20 Jun

Ramallah: Palestinian Kills One, Wounds Another Israeli

An Israeli was killed and another wounded after a Palestinian opened fire on them near the illegal settlement of Dolov, in the West Bank district of Ramallah, Friday, the Israeli army said.An Israeli army spokeswoman said, according to Ma’an News Agency, that, at around 4:15 p.m., the two Israelis were […]

07 Jun

Salafists to Continue Firing on Israel if Hamas Does not Halt Crackdown

Walla! Israeli website, following the latest rocket on Israel yesterday, said that a Salafist group leader in Gaza announced the group will continue with its strikes if Hamas does not halt its crackdown on them, return their weapons and release their detainees which it arrested.Sirens broke out in Israel yesterday […]

07 Jun

Another Rocket Reportedly Fired into Southern Israel from Gaza

A rocket was fired from the Gaza Strip into Israel Saturday, falling in an open space in Ashkelon, the Israeli army said.Rocket-warning sirens were sounded across the Ashkelon region, including in communities and Kibbutzes to Ashkelon’s south. Hebrew-language news sources added that residents of the area reported hearing explosions. The […]

04 Jun

Two Rockets Land in Southern Israel

Israel’s military reported, late Wednesda,y that two rockets were fired from the southern Gaza Strip.The Israeli army confirmed reports of rocket-warning sirens going off in Ashkelon and Netivot. No injures or damage were immediately reported, the military reported. There was no immediate claim of responsibility from armed groups in Gaza. […]

24 May

Two Israelis Stabbed In Jerusalem

Israeli sources have reported on Saturday at night that two Israeli teens were stabbed near the Damascus Gate, in the Old City of occupied Jerusalem, and suffered moderate-but-stable injuries. Israeli Jerusalem Post has reported that medics arrived on the and provided first aid to the two 17-year-old teens, before moving […]

15 May

Israeli Settlers Injured in Auto Attack

Three Israeli settlers were wounded, Thursday afternoon, at crossroads near the illegal settlement of Gush Etsion, south of Bethlehem.Walla Israeli news site said, according to the PNN, that ambulances reached the area to aid the wounded. Medics reported one injury as moderate to severe, while the other two had light […]

27 Apr

Palestinian Arrested Over Alleged Hit-and-Run

A Palestinian suspected of ramming his car into a group of Israeli policeman in occupied East Jerusalem on Saturday night has been arrested by Israeli police, a police spokesman said Sunday.The attack left four Israeli police officers injured, with three sustaining light injuries and one moderately hurt. Israeli news source […]

26 Apr

15-year-old Boy Assaulted by PA Forces

A 15-year-old Palestinian was injured and his brother arrested when the two were assaulted by Palestinian police in Nahalin, southwestern Bethlehem, late Friday, his family said.The parents of Abd al-Hamid Ahmad Mahmoud Najajreh said that their son had been badly hurt in his head, arm and foot by PA police […]

24 Apr

Rocket Fired from Gaza into Southern Israel

A rocket, Thursday night, was reported to have been fired from the Gaza Strip into the Negev desert area. Sirens sounded in Sderot settlement in the south, according to the PNN, and residents reported hearing explosions close to their communities. No injuries were reported. Israeli forces said that they were […]

03 Apr

Israeli Soldier Stabbed at West Bank Checkpoint

An Israeli soldier was injured Thusday, after a youngster stabbed him in the head at the Oranit checkpoint, south Qalqilya city, northern occupied West Bank.PNN sources claim that the soldier sustained light to moderate injuries in the head, after being stabbed by the suspected youth. ‘A short time ago, the […]

21 Mar

2 Children Shot by PA Security in Nablus

Two Palestinian children were injured, one seriously, in clashes with Palestinian security forces near Balata refugee camp, in eastern Nablus, Friday.Locals told Ma’an News Agency that Mohammad Rakiz Abu Assab, age 10, was shot in the stomach and taken to Rafidia hospital in a serious condition, while Mohammad Raed al-Hajj, […]

24 Feb

2 Israeli Prisons Close in Lieu of Attack on Guard

February 24, 2015 1:39 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israel Prison Service (IPS) shut down Eshel and Nafha prisons on Monday, after a Palestinian prisoner attacked an officer in Rimon prison, a prisoner’s rights group said.The Palestinian Prisoner’s Society warned that IPS would likely be carrying out retaliatory measures against Palestinian prisoners following the attack. The group had said, […]

23 Feb

Jewish Man Stabbed in Jerusalem Attack

Israeli media reported Sunday that an ultra-Orthodox Jewish man was stabbed by a Palestinian teenager in Jerusalem, Sunday evening.Israel’s Ynet news site described the incident as ‘a suspected terror attack’, according to Ma’an. The incident took place in Safra Square in central Jerusalem, the site reported. The website also said […]

22 Feb

Two Arrested by Gaza Police for Planting Explosive Device

Gaza police, on Friday, arrested two individuals who allegedly planted an explosive device in front of the al-Quds Open University, in the northern Gaza Strip.According to Ma’an News Agency, spokesperson for the Ministry of the Interior in the Gaza Strip said, in a statement, that the police captured two students […]

25 Jan

Youth Attack Israeli Tower with Homemade Bombs

Young Palestinians, on Saturday evening, hurled improvised bombs at an Israeli military pillbox, outside the illegal settlement of Beit El, in the central occupied West Bank, near Ramallah. Sources told Ma’an News Agency that a fire broke out in parts of the pillbox after young men attacked it with pipe […]

21 Jan

Palestinian stabs several Israelis on bus in Tel Aviv: 9 wounded

January 21, 2015 1:51 PM Celine Hagbard Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

A Palestinian man from the West Bank city of Tulkarem was shot, then taken into custody by Israeli police in Tel Aviv Wednesday after stabbing several people on a bus. Israeli authorities say they are considering this a ‘terror’ attack.The 23-year old man apparently entered Israel illegally, despite the massive […]

26 Dec

Two Israeli police; two Israeli settlers wounded in separate attacks

A person with a knife, presumed by police to be a Palestinian, stabbed two police officers in the old city of Jerusalem, causing light wounds on Friday morning. Earlier, on Thursday evening, the vehicle of an Israeli settler driving in a settlement located in the northern part of the West […]

04 Dec

Two Israelis Hurt in Stabbing Attack In West Bank Settlement

Israeli sources have reported that two Israelis were injured in a supermarket in the Mishor Adumim illegal settlement, close to occupied Jerusalem, after being allegedly stabbed by a Palestinian, who was shot and injured by a security guard.The sources said the attack took place shortly after 4 pm, and that […]

25 Nov

Israeli Man Stabbed in Jerusalem

Israeli media reported, on Monday, that a 45-year-old Jewish man arrived at a police station in Jerusalem’s Old City with stab wounds to his abdomen. According to Ynet, the man said that he had been stabbed by Arabs, with an initial police investigation finding that three yeshiva students were attacked […]

22 Nov

Lieberman Assasination Attempt Suspects Charged

November 22, 2014 2:14 AM IMEMC Agencies Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israel’s Shin Bet security service revealed, Thursday, that security forces had apprehended a Hamas-affiliated group in the West Bank who planned to assassinate far-right Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman.According to AFP, the service said that three suspects in custody ‘collected advance intelligence on the minister’s convoy,’ on its journeys to […]

18 Nov

Shots Fired At Army Jeep Near Nablus

November 18, 2014 4:11 PM IMEMC Agencies Nablus, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israeli military sources stated Tuesday that Palestinian fighters opened fire at an Israeli military jeep driving on the Yitzhar settlement road, south of Nablus, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.The sources said Palestinian fighters, driving a car near the Qaduim illegal Israeli settlement, opened fire at the […]

18 Nov

Four Israelis killed along with two Palestinian attackers in shooting attack on Jewish Yeshiva

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told the media that his military forces would respond ‘with a firm hand’ to an attack by two Palestinians on a yeshiva (Jewish religious institution for study) in Jerusalem in which four religious Jews were killed. Another Israeli government official compared the attack to the […]

06 Nov

Hit-and-Run Suspect Turns Himself In

The Palestinian man suspected of having run over three Israeli soldiers, Wednesday evening, has reportedly turned himself in to security forces.Earlier, Israeli raids occurred across the southern West Bank, in an attempt to find the man, identified as one Hammam Masalma. According to Ma’an’s reports, four of Masalma’s relatives were […]

06 Nov

Three Soldiers Injured In Hit-And-Run Incident In Hebron

November 6, 2014 6:10 AM IMEMC Agencies Hebron, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

The Israeli army said that three soldiers were injured, on Wednesday at night, in what seems to be “a hit-and-run attack,” near the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron.The army said one of the soldiers suffered a serious injury, and that the accident was […]

06 Nov

Hamas Claims Car Attack in Jerusalem

Hamas has claimed responsibility for a Jerusalem car attack which killed one Israeli border policeman and injured 14 others, earlier in the day. An unidentified group of assailants kidnapped a 16-year-old Palestinian boy, on Tuesday.In a statement, Hamas decalred that, through the attack, Ibrahim al-Akkari took ‘revenge for his people,’ […]

27 Oct

Report: Last Wednesday’s ‘light rail attack’ by Palestinian driver was a car accident

As Israeli right-wingers continue to gather at the site of the death of a 3-month old baby on Wednesday, reports from the police investigating the incident and eyewitnesses on the scene indicate that the incident was a hit-and-run car accident, not a deliberate attack.21-year old Abdul-Rahman Shalloudi had been at […]

22 Oct

Palestinian Man Killed by Israeli Police in East Jerusalem

A Palestinian man was shot and killed by Israeli police, on Wednesday, following a suspected attack at a light rail station, near the occupied East Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah.An Israeli police spokesman stated, via his Twitter account, that nine people were injured when a car struck the Ammunition Hill […]

26 Aug

Resistance Rocketfire Continues into Tel Aviv and Ashkelon, Several Injuries Reported

Palestinian resistance continues to launch missiles, from the Gaza Strip, into different Israeli targets around Gaza and beyond. This morning rockets were launched towards Ashkelon, Haifa and Tel Aviv, according to the Palestinian News Network (PNN).Hamas’ Al-Qassam Brigades claimed responsibility, this morning, for four M-75 missiles fired towards Tel Aviv, […]

23 Aug

Israel Retracts False Claim Regarding Alleged Hamas Rocket Base

UN PRESS RELEASE 23 August 2014, East JerusalemIsraeli officials retracted this morning their earlier claim on Friday that the rocket that killed a four-year-old child in Southern Israel was launched from an UNRWA school in the Gaza Strip. See: Israeli Child Killed by Palestinian Rocket in Sderot The Israeli news […]

23 Aug

Israeli Child Killed by Palestinian Rocket in Sderot

A 4-year-old child was killed, Friday afternoon, after being hit by a mortar shell fired from the Gaza Strip. The shell fell on the Sderot Negev area of southern Israel, hitting two cars, according to the PNN. At about the same time, a barrage of rockets was fired from Gaza, […]

09 Aug

Foreign Journalists Refuse to Meet Netanyahu’s Expectations

Foreign correspondents covering Gaza have rejected Israeli PM Netanyahu’s allegations regarding their reports, which have been described as ‘unbalanced’ and ‘biased’ towards Palestinians due to pressure exerted by Hamas.Netanyahu held a meeting with journalists, Thursday evening, claiming that ‘when they (foreign correspondents) leave Gaza, they will not be subject to […]

08 Aug

Truce Ends, Rockets Fired at Israel

As the 72-hour temporary truce comes to an unsatisfactory end, with Israel failing to meet demands presented by negotiators in Cairo, Palestinian resistance in Gaza has fired a number of rockets into Israel within minutes of the ceasefire’s expiration.According to the Israeli military, at least five rockets were fired. ‘A […]

30 Jul

Hamas: 91 Israeli Soldiers Killed Since Beginning of Gaza Offensive

Hamas military wing al-Qassam Brigades announced, early Monday, that they had killed two Israeli soldiers and wounded another during clashes which took place east of Jabaliya, in the northern Gaza Strip.According to the Palestinian News Network(PNN), the Brigades issued a brief statement declaring that Israeli forces had attacked Jabalya by […]

26 Jul

Israeli Army Claims Captured Soldier Dead

The Israeli army, on Friday, announced that a soldier the Qassam Brigades claimed to have captured is dead.Bethlehem: Ma’an update 25/07/2014; 22:00 The Israeli army on Friday announced that a soldier Hamas claims to have captured was dead, but they did not know the whereabouts of his body. The army […]

23 Jul

Missing Israeli Soldier Identified

Al-Qassam Brigades said on Sunday that it had managed to capture an Israeli soldier, during clashes with the Israeli army, in the Gaza Strip — the first since the exchange of Gilad Shalit, for 1,027 Palestinian prisoners, in 2011.The name of the soldier, who was classified as missing on Tuesday, […]

21 Jul

13 Israeli Soldiers Killed Sunday, 1 Captured; Total of 23 Soldiers Killed by Palestinian Resistance

As the Palestinian death toll hits 450, after 12 days of the Israeli incursion into the Gaza Strip, Israeli officials have acknowledged the deaths of 23 Israeli soldiers killed by the Palestinian resistance. 13 of the soldiers were killed early Sunday morning, during the Israeli ground invasion into Shuja’eyya neighborhood […]

20 Jul

5 Israeli Soldiers Confirmed Dead during Invasion of Gaza

The al-Qassam Brigades said, Saturday, that a group of its fighters infiltrated Israeli territory for the second time in a day, killing five Israeli soldiers. The Israeli military spokesperson has confirmed that a total of five soldiers have been killed over the last two days of the Israeli ground invasion.According […]

20 Jul

Al-Quds Reveals Details Of Its Saturday Attack On Army Base

The Al-Quds Brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad, stated a group of fighters managed to infiltrate into an Israeli military base across the border fence, and positioned themselves there for around six hours before engaging fire with the army. Army audio communicated intercepted.The Brigades said its fighters managed […]

15 Jul

Defense Expert: Iron Dome is a Bluff

Prize winning Israeli defense and aerospace engineering expert Dr. Moti Shefer stated, during a recent interview with Radio 103, that the infamous Israeli ‘Iron Dome’ security system was one of the biggest bluffs that he’d ever seen.Palestinian rockets, though defenseless, are believed to be a desparate means used by the […]

10 Jul

Israel claims 117 shells fired by Palestinian resistance since Tuesday; no injuries reported

In contrast to the Israeli attack on Gaza, which escalated on Tuesday and has resulted in 79 Palestinians killed and over 500 injured, including entire families wiped out while sleeping in their homes; the Israeli government has claimed that Palestinian fighters fired 117 shells toward Israel in the same time […]

30 Jun

PRC Claims Recent Gaza Rocket Fire

The military wing of the Popular Resistance Committees, Al-Nasser Salah al-Din Brigades, has claimed responsibility for the launching of rockets in the Gaza Strip towards Eshkol, in southern Israel.Fighters from the group fired four rockets at the Eshkol regional council, three in the direction of Sderot, and an additional three […]

16 Jun

Shots Fired at Military Site Near Bethlehem

The Israeli army said, Sunday, that unidentified gunmen opened fire at a military site near Bethlehem. Rockets were also fired late Sunday, from Gaza, amidst conflicting reports on the exact nature of both incidents.A spokesman told Ma’an News Agency that the bullets were fired near Har Gilo, north of Bethlehem, […]

11 Jun

Gaza Rocket Hits Israel, No Casualties

Palestinian militants in Gaza fired a rocket, on Wednesday, striking again an open area in southern Israel, according to Israeli officials.The rocket hit the Eshkol region, without causing any casualties or damage. Approximately 140 projectiles from the Gaza Strip have hit southern Israel since the beginning of 2014, according to […]

09 Jun

Rocket Fired from Gaza to Ashkalon

According to Israeli media, a Palestinian rocket was fired from Gaza at midnight, this morning, into open area in Ashkelon. In related news, Israeli Minister of Economy Naftali Bennett has stated that the failure of peace in the region is due to Gaza rocket fire.The sources stated that an alarm […]

21 Apr

Fighters Fire Shell at Israeli Military Vehicle in Central Gaza

[Monday, April 20, 2014] Palestinian fighters fired a shell at an Israeli military vehicle, across the border east of Deir al-Balah, in central Gaza. Eyewitnesses said the army fired dozens of rounds of live ammunition and used smokescreens to withdraw from the area. They added that a number of army […]

15 Apr

One Israeli Killed, Two Injured in Shooting

Palestinian gunmen have shot dead an Israeli settler and injured two others on board a car, in the occupied West Bank, according to Israeli media.WEST BANK, Al Ray — Hebrew news website Walla said that the men fired on the car in Tarqumiyah, near Hebron, killing one passenger and injuring […]

28 Mar

Israeli Soldier Admits Lying About Being Stabbed

The Israeli soldier who was allegedly stabbed yesterday [Thursday, March 27, 2014], has admitted to the police that he made up the story, according to Haaretz.In his first version of events, he declared that he had been attacked by a group of Arabs in the Pisgat Ze’ev settlement neighborhood, in […]

27 Mar

Aida Youths Set Fire to Israeli Watchtower

A number of youth from Bethlehem’s Aida refugee camp set fire to an Israeli watchtower, yesterday [Wednesday, March 26, 2014], according to the Facebook page of a local group.The move came a day after Israeli forces entered the camp to replace a destroyed section of the separation wall, which activists […]

17 Mar

Soldiers Raid Nablus Following Firebomb Attack on Settler Car

Israeli military forces raided several Palestinian homes in the Nablus town of Huwwara, on Monday, after a settler vehicle was attacked with firebombs, according to locals.Witnesses told Ma’an that a number of Palestinian youth hurled four Molotov cocktails at a settler vehicle traveling on the main road in Huwwara. The […]

12 Mar

Dozens of Rockets Strike Southern Israel from Gaza

Dozens of rockets launched from the Gaza Strip landed in southern Israel, on Wednesday, a day after an Israeli airstrike killed three Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip.(Ma’an) The al-Quds Brigades, the armed wing of Islamic Jihad, claimed responsibility for the attacks, saying: ‘The response has begun to the crimes […]

27 Feb

Three Soldiers Injured Near Nablus

February 27, 2014 5:34 AM Saed Bannoura Nablus, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israeli military sources have reported that three soldiers were injured, on Wednesday evening [February 26, 2014], after a Molotov cocktail struck their vehicle close to the Migdalim illegal settlement, near the northern West Bank city of Nablus. The army said that the three soldiers suffered mild to moderate injuries, and […]

21 Feb

Israel Claims Gunmen Opened Fire On Navy Boats

Israeli sources reported, Friday, that Israeli Navy boats came under fire close to the Rafah shore, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. Israel said the incident took place last Wednesday, after the navy opened fire at Palestinian fishing boats.The sources said that a gag order was lifted at […]

09 Feb

Rocket From Gaza Falls Into Western Negev

A rocket from Gaza fell in the Western Negev region on Saturday evening, causing no damage, according to an Israeli military spokesman. The spokesman said that the rocket fell in the Sdot Negev regional council, near the border of the Gaza Strip, Ma’an News Agency reports. He added that the […]