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Israeli Army Attacks Nonviolent Protesters In Jerusalem, Assault Reporters

Israeli soldiers attacked, Saturday, nonviolent Palestinian protester in Salaheddin Street, in occupied East Jerusalem, and assaulted many residents, and journalists. The soldiers, and mounted officers, resorted to excessive force against the Palestinians, and fired dozens of gas bombs and concussion grenades at them, in addition to grabbing Palestinian flags and […]

December 9, 2017 10:16 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Non-violent action, West Bank 0

Israeli Army Fires Tank Shells At Homes And Lands In Northern Gaza

Israeli soldiers fired, on Saturday evening, several shells at homes and lands in Beit Hanoun, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip, causing property damage. The soldiers fired at least three tanks shells, two into farmlands lands, and one which detonated near a home, causing serious damage but no […]

December 9, 2017 9:57 PM IMEMC News Beit Hanoun, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Gaza Student Shot during Clashes with Israeli Forces

A student was injured on Saturday, east of Khan Younis, in the south of the Gaza Strip, when Israeli soldiers stationed near the border opened fire at a group of students demonstrating against a US decision recognizing Jerusalem as the official capital of Israel. Witnesses said hundreds of students were […]

December 9, 2017 7:43 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Strip, International Politics, Israeli attacks, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

Israeli Soldiers Injure Many Palestinians In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers attacked, Saturday, dozens of Palestinians, who marched near the northern entrance of Bethlehem city, in the occupied West Bank, wounding dozens, including a journalist. The soldiers attacked the Palestinians, who marched from the center of Bethlehem city, and headed towards its northern entrance, before the soldiers fired dozens […]

December 9, 2017 2:26 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jordan Valley, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Air Force Bombards Gaza, Kills Two Palestinians

The Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza has reported that Israeli soldiers fired, on Saturday at dawn, several missiles into an area, south of Gaza city, killing two Palestinians, and causing serious damage to many buildings. Dr. Ashraf al-Qedra, the spokesperson of the Health Ministry in Gaza, said medics and rescue […]

December 9, 2017 1:38 PM IMEMC News Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Security Council Holds Emergency Session on Jerusalem

The United Nations Security Council, on Friday, convened an emergency session, at the invitation of eight countries, to discuss US President Donald Trump’s decision to unilaterally recognize occupied Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. During the meeting, the council expressed “grave concern over the dangers of escalating violence,” just following […]

December 9, 2017 6:29 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Internal Unrest, International, International News, International Politics, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Ministry Of Health: Two Palestinians Killed, 1,114 Injured by Israeli Army Fire

The Palestinian Health Ministry reported, Friday, that Israeli soldiers have killed two Palestinians, and injured 1114 others, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip. A baby was one of those injured on Friday. The Ministry said that 954 Palestinians received treatment by […]

December 9, 2017 4:36 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Army Attacks Scores of Palestinian Journalists

The Palestinian Journalists Syndicate has reported that Israeli soldiers deliberately targeted scores of journalists, Friday, in various parts of the occupied West Bank, Gaza Strip and Jerusalem. It said that the soldiers shot Omar Abu Awad, the head of Palestine TV office in Jericho, with a rubber-coated steel bullet in […]

December 9, 2017 2:41 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Friday: Two Palestinians Killed In Gaza; More Than 767 Protesters Injured by Israeli Troops

Update: The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that another Palestinian died from serious wounds he suffered after Israeli soldiers opened fire at Palestinians in northern Gaza. The Palestinian, identified as Maher Atallah , 54, was shot in northern Gaza on Friday evening, and died from his serious wounds at a […]

December 8, 2017 11:28 PM IMEMC News Arab World, Bethlehem, Gaza Strip, International News, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, News Report, Non-violent action, West Bank 0

PCHR Weekly Report: 2 Dead, 6 Wounded by Israeli Forces This Week

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 29 Nov. – 06 Dec. 2017, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories this week. A Civilian was killed by Israeli […]

December 8, 2017 12:42 PM PCHR Gaza Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0
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Thursday: 108 Wounded as Israeli Troops Attack Palestinian Protesters in Ten Cities

The Palestinian Red Crescent Society reported that its medical teams treated 108 Palestinians for injuries from Israeli attacks on Palestinian protesters Thursday, including wounds received from live rounds. The medics treated wounded Palestinians who had participated in protests in Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Ramallah, Nablus, Tulkarem, Qalqilia, Jenin, Hebron, Khan Younis and […]

December 8, 2017 12:38 PM Celine Hagbard Bethlehem, Hebron, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Isolate Kufur Qaddoum

Earlier Friday, dozens of Israeli soldiers surrounded and isolated Kufur Qaddoum town, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, ahead of the weekly protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies. The army stopped and searched dozens of cars, and interrogated many Palestinians, while inspecting their ID cards. Morad […]

December 8, 2017 12:27 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Qalqilia, The Wall, West Bank 0

Israeli Army Increases Military Deployment In The West Bank And Gaza Border Areas

The Israeli army has significantly increased its deployment across the occupied West Bank, including in and around Jerusalem, and all border areas in the Gaza Strip, in anticipation of massive protests against claims by Donald Trump, and his U.S. Administration, recognizing Jerusalem as the unified capital of Israel, and denying […]

December 8, 2017 11:10 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Seventeen Palestinians In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers invaded on Friday at dawn, the Old City of occupied East Jerusalem, and the areas of Wad al-Jouz and as-Suwwana, in addition to nearby al-Isawiya town, searched and ransacked dozens of homes and abducted at least seventeen Palestinians. Media sources in Jerusalem said the soldiers invaded and homes […]

December 8, 2017 10:32 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Injures One Palestinian, Abducts Three, Near Ramallah

Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, Thursday, Ni’lin village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, shot and injured one Palestinian, and abducted three others. The soldiers attacked dozens of Palestinians, who marched from the local mosque, and fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs and concussion […]

December 8, 2017 2:45 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0