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11 Sep
4:03

Madama Villagers Foil Infilitration Attack By Israeli Extremists

September 11, 2015 4:03 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

A group young Palestinian men managed, earlier on Friday at dawn, to foil an attempt by a number of Israeli extremists to carry out an attack in Madama village, near the northern West Bank city of Nablus.The WAFA News Agency has reported that the Palestinians noticed an unusual activity, shortly […]

11 Sep
10:58

PCHR Weekly Report: One dead; 7 wounded, including 4 children, by Israeli troops this week

September 11, 2015 10:58 AM Celine Hagbard Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 03 – 09 Sep. 2015, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that Israeli forces continued systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories. An arson victim died of her wounds, and […]

09 Sep
11:45

Israeli Extremists Burn Olive Orchards Near Nablus

September 9, 2015 11:45 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

A group of Israeli extremists, living in illegal Israeli colonies in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, burnt on Wednesday at dawn, Palestinian olive orchards and farmlands, belonging to residents of Burin village, south of Nablus.Local sources said the burnt orchards are close to the Yitzhar illegal Israeli colony, […]

09 Sep
7:39

Three Palestinians Injured Near Nablus

September 9, 2015 7:39 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Palestinian medical sources have reported that three residents were injured, on Tuesday evening, after Israeli extremists hurled stones at their car, while the residents were driving back home in Jenin after paying their respect at the mourning home of the Dawabsha family in Nablus.The sources said the wounded Palestinians have […]

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07 Sep
11:34

Palestine Today 09 07 2015

September 7, 2015 11:34 PM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, September 7th, 2015. Third family member of Israeli arson attack dies of wounds, meanwhile Israeli troops invade West Bank communities and kidnap civilians. These stories, and more, coming up, stay […]

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29 Aug
1:28

This Week in Palestine Week 35 2015

August 29, 2015 1:28 AM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for August 22nd, to the 28th, 2015. As Palestinians prepare to elect a new executive committee for the Palestine Liberation Organization, at least 5 civilians including a journalist are injured […]

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25 Aug
8:49

The Palestine Today 08 24 2015

August 25, 2015 8:49 AM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday, August 24th, 2015. Israeli troops invade West Bank communities and kidnap civilians, meanwhile settlers set fire to a Palestinian family home, these stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Unknown […]

24 Aug
10:55

UNRWA Workers Strike as School Year Officially Begins in Gaza

Around 225,000 Gazan schoolchildren were forced to return home, on Monday, after local staff at the UN agency for Palestinian refugees in Gaza (UNRWA) went on strike on the first day of the new school year.The strike comes amid a financial crisis in the agency that earlier threatened to delay […]

24 Aug
10:15

Gay Pride Stabbing Suspect Charged with Murder

August 24, 2015 10:15 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Israel, on Monday, charged an ultra-Orthodox Jewish Israeli man with murder for stabbing a 16-year-old girl to death and wounding five others at a Gay Pride parade, as he lashed out at homosexuality in court.Yishai Shlissel, who was released from prison only three weeks before the stabbing for a similar […]

24 Aug
9:56

Israeli Media: Several Extremist Israeli Settlers Arrested

August 24, 2015 9:56 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Haaretz Israeli newspaper, on Sunday, said that the Israeli army issued administrative orders against some 10 settlers living in West Bank settlements, and throughout Israel, over the past several days, as part of its ‘crackdown on Jewish extremism”.Haaretz said, according to the PNN, that the orders range in severity from […]

24 Aug
9:47

Another Palestinian Home Burned in Douma

August 24, 2015 9:47 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Unknown assailants have set fire to a Palestinian house in Douma village, to the east of Nablus, on Monday; no causalities reported. Locals believe that Israeli settlers are behind the attack. Al Ray reports that the official presiding over the West Bank settlements file, Ghassan Douglas, said that the house […]

16 Aug
8:08

Settler Hits Palestinian Child with Car, Flees Scene

August 16, 2015 8:08 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

An Israeli settler, on Sunday, ran over a Palestinian child in Yatma village, to the south of Nablus, and fled the scene, according to the PNN.Security sources said that a settler ran over 10-year-old Mohammed Mustafa Najjar, causing him a fracture in his right leg. The child was moved to […]

15 Aug
8:54

Soldiers Attack The Weekly Protest In Kufur Qaddoum

August 15, 2015 8:54 AM IMEMC News News Report, Non-violent action, Qalqilia 0

Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly protest against the Israeli Apartheid Wall, colonies and the closure of the main road for the thirteenth consecutive year, in Kufur Qaddoum, near the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia.Israel closed the road 13 years ago, to enable Jewish-only traffic to the Kedumim illegal […]

15 Aug
7:55

Soldiers Attack Bilin’s Weekly Protest

August 15, 2015 7:55 AM IMEMC News News Report, Non-violent action, Ramallah 0

Israeli soldiers used excessive force against nonviolent Palestinian, Israeli and international peace activists, during the weekly protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies, in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah; scores of residents injured.The protesters marched carrying Palestinian flags and posters against the illegal Israeli occupation, […]

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15 Aug
1:47

This Week in Palestine Week 33 2015

August 15, 2015 1:47 AM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for August 8th, to the 14th, 2015. UNRWA’s financial crises hampers Palestinian children school year, meanwhile Israeli attacks leave two killed civilians this week. These stories, and more, coming up, […]

13 Aug
11:59

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (06- 12 August 2015)

August 13, 2015 11:59 PM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 06- 12 August 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings Israeli forces escalated the use of excessive force against Palestinian civilians in the West […]

13 Aug
10:54

Israeli Settlers Suspected in New West Bank Arson Attack

August 13, 2015 10:54 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

A Palestinian Bedouin tent was set ablaze in the occupied West Bank, near Ramallah city, on Thursday. Extremist Jewish settlers are under suspicion for the attack.Local sources reported that the tent is owned by the Palestinian family of Yousef al-Qa’abnah, in Ayan Samia area. No injuries were reported by Al […]

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13 Aug
10:01

Palestine Today 08 13 2015

August 13, 2015 10:01 PM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday, August 13th, 2015. Two youth injured, another 12 kidnapped as Israeli soldiers invade West Bank communities. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned. Two Palestinian youth were injured and […]

11 Aug
10:07

Extremist Gopstein Freed After Questioning

August 11, 2015 10:07 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Israel police questioned and freed, on Tuesday, a Jewish extremist leader who condoned torching churches amid an uproar over recent attacks carried out by Israeli settlers, including the deadly firebombing of a Palestinian home.Benzi Gopstein, who heads far-right group Lehava, has not been linked to any recent attacks, but his […]

10 Aug
10:42

Arson Suspects Released by Israeli Authorities

August 10, 2015 10:42 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Israel has released all suspects detained in raids as part of a probe into the firebombing of a Palestinian home which killed an 18-month-old child and his father, Israeli authorities said Monday.They did not provide the number of those detained in the raids, early Sunday, in Jewish settlement outposts in […]

10 Aug
6:19

Army Kills A Palestinian West Of Ramallah

Palestinian medical sources have reported, on Monday evening, that a young man was shot dead by Israeli army fire, at a gas station on Road #443, near the Modi’in illegal colony, west of the Central West Bank city of Ramallah.The Israeli army claimed the soldiers shot the Palestinian, after “he […]

09 Aug
7:05

9 “Jewish Terrorism” Suspects Arrested

August 9, 2015 7:05 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Shin Bet Israeli security service, with Israeli police, arrested nine settlers Sunday morning, as part of a crackdown on suspected Jewish terrorists, Haaretz said, according to the PNN.Two West Bank settlers were arrested at the Adei Ad outpost near Douma village where Sa’ad Dawabsha and his baby son Ali were […]

08 Aug
7:37

Catholic Churches File Complaint against Chief Extremist

The heads of Catholic churches, Friday, filed a complaint against the chief of extremist Jewish group, Lehava, for advocating the burning of churches.According to a press release issued by the Assembly of the Catholic Ordinaries on Friday, Father Pietro Felet, Secretary General of the Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries in the […]

08 Aug
7:13

Soldiers Violently Subdue Rally Condemning Israeli Crimes against Palestinians

Israeli forces, Saturday, violently quelled a rally organized in condemnation of the Israeli occupation and settlers crimes against the Palestinian people, the latest of which was settlers’ arson attack against a home in Nablus which left a toddler, and his father killed and critically injured his mother and 4-year-old brother.Protesters, […]

08 Aug
5:10

Failure attempt by Israeli settlers to burn another Palestinian house

A group of Israeli settlers attempted to burn another Palestinian house Saturday morning. The house is located on the way between Nablus and Jericho on the eastern side of Palestine.Ghassaan Doughlas, in charge of the settlers file in the northern West Bank said that a group of settlers attacked the […]

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08 Aug
3:36

This Week in Palestine Week 32 2015

August 8, 2015 3:36 AM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for August 1st, to the 7th, 2015. This week ten Palestinians injured as Israeli settlers’ terrorism on the rise meanwhile Palestinians complain to the Arab league. These stories, and more, […]

07 Aug
9:53

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (30 July – 05 August 2015)

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 30 July – 05 August 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings Israeli forces escalated the use of excessive force against Palestinian civilians in […]

07 Aug
7:30

Soldiers Invade Biddu, Search Home Of ‘Ramming Incident Suspect’

A large military force invaded Biddu village (northwest of Jerusalem) on Thursday evening to attack the home of a Palestinian who allegedly rammed Israeli soldiers deliberately with his car, and was then shot by an Israeli soldier. Palestinian witnesses confirm the incident was just an accident.Israeli media sources said three […]

06 Aug
6:20

Report on Settler Terrorism to be Submitted to Arab League

The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), on Thursday, issued a special report to be presented to the Arab Foreign Minister’s meeting. The report highlights Israel’s terror attacks by settlers in the occupied West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem.Since 2004, Israeli settlers have carried out more than 11,000 attacks against Palestinians in […]

06 Aug
5:45

18 Palestinians Kidnapped from West Bank

August 6, 2015 5:45 PM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Israeli occupation forces, Thursday, abducted at least 18 Palestinians across the occupied West Bank.Days of Palestine sources said that a large number of Israeli forces stormed the village of Beit Ummar, broke into civilian houses and took three Palestinian citizens into custody. Witnesses spoke to Days of Palestine said that […]

05 Aug
5:22

Settler Violence on the Rise: Homes Stoned near Jenin, East Jerusalem Tagged with Racist Graffiti

Israeli Jewish settlers last night attacked Palestinian homes with stones as they provocatively approached the outskirts of Silat ad-Daher, some 20 kilometers to the south of Jenin in northern West Bank, security sources told WAFA.The settlers, who also chanted racist slogans against Arabs and Palestinians, provoked a scuffle with angry […]

05 Aug
3:27

Six Palestinians Kidnapped in West Bank, Hebron Home Demolished

August 5, 2015 3:27 PM IMEMC & Agencies News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Israeli forces abducted, early on Wednesday, at least six Palestinians in raids carried out in a number of districts north and central of the occupied West Bank, and demolished a house under construction, to the north of Hebron.Soldiers also detained an activist in the Hamas movement in Jenin’s Marka village, […]

05 Aug
3:07

Israeli Police ‘Unable to Solve’ Douma Arson Case

August 5, 2015 3:07 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli police, on Wednesday morning, stated that they were not able to identify the settler who torched the home of 18-month-old Ali Saad Dawabsha, who was burned to death in the attack. Israeli police spokeswoman, Luba Samri, in a statement on Tuesday, said that the police was still working on […]

05 Aug
2:58

Administrative Detention Applied to Jewish Extremism for First Time

August 5, 2015 2:58 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Israel used a controversial form of detention without trial against an alleged Jewish extremist for the first time, following international outcry over the death of a Palestinian toddler in an arson attack.The use of ‘administrative detention’, which has been applied to thousands of Palestinians, came as Israeli authorities arrested another […]

04 Aug
5:10

PA Report on Settler Violence Submitted to ICC

The Palestinian Authority filed a report on settler violence with the International Criminal Court on Monday, following an arson attack in the West Bank last week that killed an 18-month-old Palestinian toddler.Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki told Ma’an News Agency that the file was handed over to the ICC’s chief prosecutor […]

04 Aug
4:14

One Year in ICU for Burned Child’s Family

The Director of Tel Hashomer Hospital, where the family of toddler Ali Dawabsha receives treatment, on Monday, said the family needs one year in ICU after the elapse of the state of danger.Speaking of the mother’s life, the official said that it was in danger of dying in the current […]

03 Aug
10:58

VIDEO: Know Thy Heritage 2015, 4th International Conference

Under the patronage of PA president Mahmoud Abbas, the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) has launched its fourth international conference for the Palestinian youth in the diaspora, as part of the 2015 Know Thy Heritage (KTH) Leadership Program, which creates bonds between Palestinian youth and their homeland.The ceremony was […]

03 Aug
10:35

Villagers Form Groups to Protect against Settler Attacks

Residents of the Palestinian village of Douma in the occupied West Bank are forming voluntary groups to guard against attacks by Israeli settlers, days after a deadly arson attack left an 18-month-old resident burned alive, locals said Saturday.The groups — formed on voluntary participation — will patrol the village and […]

03 Aug
3:23

Six Palestinians Injured After Israeli Attack on Their Bus

A Palestinian bus, filled with residents from Hebron, was attacked, Sunday, by Jewish extremists living in illegal colonies in the occupied West Bank, leading to six injuries. The Palestinians were heading back home, after their solidarity visit to Douma village, near Ramallah, to provide their condolences, and express their support, […]

02 Aug
8:38

U.S. Consul General on Douma Attack: “The United States strongly condemns this crime of hate”

August 2, 2015 8:38 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report 0

In statement sent to press, U.S. Consul General Donald Blome in Jerusalem, condemned the attack by Israeli settlers targeting a home in Douma village in northern West Bank. Right-wing Jewish extremist settlers near Nablus firebombed a Palestinian home on Thursday night, starting a fire which destroyed the house and burned […]

02 Aug
8:28

Combatants for Peace Condemns the Terrorist Attack in Douma Village

August 2, 2015 8:28 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

A group of activists from the Combatants for Peace Movement visited the village of Douma near the northern West Bank city of Nablus and paid Condolences for the child family that was killed by settlers attack two days ago. On Thursday night 30/7/2015 a group of settlers fire-bombed Dawabsha home […]

02 Aug
5:16

Autopsy: Al Khaldi Shot From Behind

Minister of Justice Counsel Saleem Saqa, Saturday, announced the results of al-Khaldi’s postmortem report, affirming that he was shot from behind.The autopsy indicated that the bullet penetrated through al-Khaldi’s body from behind, where it went through his spine’s first lumbar vertebra and hit the inferior vena cava, a large vein […]

02 Aug
5:06

Nablus: Settlers Attempt Attack on Farmers, Protesters Attempt to Burn Joseph’s Tomb

August 2, 2015 5:06 AM IMEMC & Agencies Internal Unrest, Nablus, News Report 0

Israeli settlers, Saturday morning, attempted an attack on Palestinian farmers in village of Qusra, south of Nablus, in the occupied West Bank, a local official said.Dozens of settlers from the illegal Esh Kodesh outpost descended on farmers in their fields between the outpost and Qusra, said Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian […]

01 Aug
4:15

Ahrar: ‘Seven Palestinians Killed In July’

August 1, 2015 4:15 PM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

The Ahrar Center for Detainees’ Studies and Human Rights has reported that Israeli soldiers have killed six Palestinians in the occupied territories, and kidnapped 316, while Israeli fanatics have killed a Palestinian baby, in July.Ahrar said the army carried out the majority of abductions in occupied Jerusalem, where they have […]

01 Aug
12:31

UN Sec. General Denounces Palestinian Baby’s Murder

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon issued a statement, Friday, strongly denouncing the murder of a Palestinian baby, who was killed after Israeli extremists firebombed his home as he and his family were sleeping, killing him and seriously wounding his family.The UN head said the crime against the Palestinian family […]

31 Jul
8:45

Soldiers Attack Nabi Saleh Weekly Protest

Several persons have been injured, Friday, after Israeli soldiers attacked the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and settlements, in Nabi Saleh village, near Ramallah.The protesters, accompanied by Israeli and international peace activists, marched towards the wall before Israeli soldiers started firing dozens of gas bombs on them, causing […]

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31 Jul
6:05

This Week in Palestine Week 31 2015

July 31, 2015 6:05 PM IMEMC & Agencies Audio report, Palestine 0

Audio Link After Text Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for July 25th, to the 31st, 2015. A child and a man were killed this week Israeli army and settlers’ attacks, meanwhile Israeli new law of force-feeding hunger striking political […]

31 Jul
12:12

Abbas: ‘Israeli Government Must Be Held Accountable for Baby’s Death In Nablus’

July 31, 2015 12:12 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

The office of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas issued a statement condemning the criminal Israeli attack against a Palestinian home, near the northern West Bank district of Nablus, leading to the death to a Palestinian baby who was burnt to death, while his mother, father and 4-year old brother were seriously […]

31 Jul
11:22

18-Month-Old Baby Burnt To Death As Jewish Israeli Terrorists Attack Palestinian Home Near Nablus

July 31, 2015 11:22 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 1

Right-wing Jewish Israeli terrorists near Nablus firebombed a Palestinian home on Thursday night, starting a fire which destroyed the house and burned a baby to death, as well as severely burning the baby’s four-year-old brother, mother and father. The baby who was killed in the attack was about 18 months […]

05 Jun
2:50

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (28 May- 03 June 2015)

Israeli forces have continued with systematic attacks against Palestinian civilians and their property in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) for the reporting period of 28 May- 03 June 2015.Israeli attacks in the West Bank & Gaza: Shootings During the reporting period, a Palestinian civilian died of wounds he sustained during […]

04 Feb
1:52

Fourteen Palestinians Kidnapped In West Bank

February 4, 2014 1:52 PM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

[Tuesday at Dawn, February 4, 2014] As part of their daily invasions and arrests, Israeli soldiers invaded various districts in the occupied West Bank, kidnapping at least fourteen Palestinians, after breaking into their homes.Local sources in Doma village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, have reported that […]

16 Dec
4:12

PCHR Weekly Report: 5 Palestinians killed (including a child), 23 wounded this week

December 16, 2011 4:12 PM Saed Bannoura Human rights, News Report, Palestine 0

In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 08- 14 December 2011, 4 Palestinians (two resistance fighters and a man and his child) were killed by Israeli air strikes in the Gaza Strip, and one peaceful protester was killed in […]

22 Feb
12:43

Settlers Destroy Olive Trees

February 22, 2011 12:43 AM IMEMC & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

The Ma’an News Agency reported, on Monday, that a group of settlers uprooted olive trees and damaged Palestinian farmland near Nablus. The settlers destroyed 270 olive trees using chainsaws and other equipment, according to a PA official. The Palestine Telegraph gives a figure of 220 trees and notes that the […]