Category Archives: Palestinian attacks

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

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

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 […]

21 Jan

Rocket Hits Outskirts Of Eilat Resort

At least one rocket struck the outskirts of Israel’s southern Red Sea resort of Eilat, on Monday, according to a security source, Ma’an News Agency has reported.’At least one rocket was fired at Eilat and they found the remains on the outskirts of the city,’ the source said, adding that […]

24 Dec

Israeli Military Engineer Killed Near Gaza Border

[Tuesday December 24, 2013] Israeli military sources said that an Israeli military engineer has died of serious injuries, after being shot near the border fence with Gaza.Israeli sources said the engineer is employed by the Israeli Defense Ministry, and that the shot which killed him came from Gaza. Israeli daily, […]

23 Dec

Rocket Fired From Gaza Hits Israel, South Of Ashkelon

[Monday December 23, 2013] Palestinian news sources have reported that, according to Israeli police, a rocket fired from Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip hit a southern Israel community, early this morning, without causing damage or injuries.The Ma’an News Agency reports that bomb squad personnel found the ‘rocket fired from the Gaza Strip’ […]

12 Nov

Palestinian Police Torture Detained Journalist

Radio Bethlehem 2000 announced on Monday that its director George Qanawati, was beaten up and tortured while being under police custody. Qanawati was arrested by Palestinian police and secret service officers from his home in the southern West Bank city of Bethlehem on Sunday night. According to his neighbors, officers […]

08 Nov

Two Settlers Injured Near Bethlehem

[Friday November 8 2013] Israeli sources have reported that two Israeli settlers have been injured after a Palestinian hurled a Molotov cocktail at their car as it drove on road #356 close to the Efrat settlement, south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem.The sources said that the settlers suffered […]

07 Nov

Shots Fired At Army Vehicle Near Ramallah

November 7, 2013 1:27 PM Saed Bannoura News Report, Palestinian attacks, Ramallah 0

[Thursday November 7, 2013] Israeli sources have reported that, on Wednesday at night, rounds of live ammunition were fired at an Israeli military vehicle, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing or injuries.The sources claimed that the car drove out of Ni’lin village, near Ramallah, and its passengers […]

11 Oct

Israeli Reserve Colonel Killed In Jordan Valley Settlement

[Thursday at night October 10 2013] Israeli daily, Haaretz, has reported that an Israeli reserve officer settler was killed outside his home in the Brosh Habika illegal Israeli settlement in the occupied Jordan Valley.Haaretz has reported that “Palestinians who infiltrated into the settlement attacked the officer, 61 years of age, […]

07 Oct

Nine Year Old Israeli Settler Shot And Injured Near Ramallah

Late Saturday night, a nine-year old girl was shot and injured while standing outside her home in the Israeli settlement of Psagot, located next to the Palestinian village of el-Bireh, in the central West Bank.The child, identified as Noam Glick, was taken to an Israeli hospital, where she is listed […]

23 Sep

Two Armed Groups Claim Joint Responsibility For Killing Israeli Soldier

September 23, 2013 5:25 PM IMEMC News Hebron, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

[Monday September 23, 2013] Two Palestinian armed resistance groups issued a joint statement claiming responsibility for killing an Israeli soldier in the southern West Bank city of Hebron.The two groups, the Al-Aqsa Brigades – ٍSpecial Units, and The Ahrar Al-Jaleel Brigades (Freemen of the Galilee Brigades), distributed their statement through […]

23 Sep

Israeli Soldier Killed By Palestinian Fire In Hebron

September 23, 2013 6:22 AM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Sunday evening [September 22, 2013] Israeli military and medical sources have reported that an Israeli soldier was shot dead by a Palestinian sniper near the Ibharimi Mosque, in the occupied southern West Bank city of Hebron.The soldier was shot in the neck, and was moved to an Israeli hospital where […]

22 Sep

Israeli Soldier Killed In West Bank

September 22, 2013 5:04 AM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Palestinian attacks, Qalqilia 0

Israeli sources have reported Saturday [September 21, 2013] that the Israeli soldier who went missing on Friday at night was found dead on Saturday morning near Qalqilia, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, and that the army arrested a Palestinian who allegedly killed him.Israeli daily, Haaretz, has […]

15 Mar

Settler Woman, Her Children, Injured In The West Bank

Israeli Ynet News reported Thursday that a settler woman and her 3-year-old toddler have been injured after a number of Palestinians hurled stones at settlers vehicles driving on Route 5 that connects Tel Aviv with the Ariel illegal settlement in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.The Ynet said […]

26 Feb

Israel Claims that Palestinian Grad Rocket Was Fired Into Ashkelon

February 26, 2013 1:59 PM Saed Bannoura Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israel sources reported on Tuesday, that a Grad missile was fired from Gaza into an area close to the industrial zone in the city of Ashkelon (Aaqalan); damage was reported but no injuries. Israeli Ynet News reported that the Color Red alert system did not sound, and added that an […]

30 Jan

Settler Stabbed Near Nablus

January 30, 2013 3:16 AM Saed Bannoura Nablus, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israeli medical sources reported, Tuesday, that an 17-year-old settler suffered mild-to-moderate injuries after being stabbed near the Za’tara roadblock, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus.Israeli Yedioth Aharonoth news agency reported that that Israeli army arrested a Palestinian youth, 23, from the central West Bank city of Nablus, […]

27 Nov

Israeli Report: “Palestinian Killed By Army Fire Across The Border With Gaza”

November 27, 2012 2:09 AM Saed Bannoura Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israeli sources reported that the army shot and killed, on Monday, a Palestinian man who managed to cross the border fence with Gaza, and managed to reach the home of a family in Sadeh Avram settlement, located hundreds of meters away from the border with Gaza, and also close to […]

21 Nov

21 Israelis Hurt In Tel Aviv Bus Explosion

November 21, 2012 6:37 PM Saed Bannoura Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israeli daily, Haaretz, reported Wednesday that 21 Israelis have been injured in an explosion that took place, on Wednesday afternoon, in a bus in Tel Aviv; one of the wounded is in a serious condition.Haaretz said that one person was detained after the explosion but was released soon after his […]

19 Nov

Israeli Officials Say Longer-Range Palestinian Shells Lack Warheads

November 19, 2012 1:07 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

An unnamed high-ranking Israeli official told reporters from the Israeli daily Yedioth Ahranoth on Sunday that the longer-range shells that have been fired by Palestinian resistance factions toward Tel Aviv and Jerusalem lack and explosive capacity and are “basically pipes”.According to the official, the shells were stripped of explosive capacity […]

06 Nov

Gaza Border Explosion Wounds Three Soldiers

Israeli sources reported that three Israeli soldiers were injured, on Tuesday morning, when an explosive device, planted near the border fence with Gaza, detonated near their vehicle. One of the soldiers suffered light to moderate wounds due to a limb injury, , and was moved to the Soroka Medical Center […]

24 Oct

Four Foreign Workers Injured In Eshkol

October 24, 2012 3:33 PM Saed Bannoura Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israel medical sources reported Wednesday that four foreign workers were injured, two seriously, by Palestinian shells fired from Gaza into Eshkol. One Israeli woman was injured by shells targeting the Asqalan (Ashkelon) coast.Israeli sources reported that a shell hit a home in Eshkol area, wounding four foreign workers, two seriously. […]