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Army Abducts A Palestinian Near Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday evening, a young Palestinian man, after stopping him at the Container military roadblock, northeast of Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. Media sources said the soldiers abducted Badr Hussein Za’aqeeq, 25, from Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied […]

March 25, 2019 9:20 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jericho, News Report, West Bank 0

Rocket fired from Gaza hits Israeli House; Seven Wounded

Israeli sources say that seven Israelis were wounded – two with moderate injuries, and five with light to very light injuries – when a rocket allegedly fired from Gaza hit their house in HaSharon, in central Israel. According to the Israeli daily Ha’aretz, the seven Israelis were taken to Meir […]

March 25, 2019 9:01 AM Celine Hagbard Israel, News Report, Palestinian attacks 0

Israeli Soldiers Injure Two Palestinians In Gaza

Israeli soldiers injured, on Sunday evening, two Palestinians, and caused many others to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, in several areas in the eastern parts of the besieged Gaza Strip. Medical sources said the soldiers fired many live rounds at Palestinian protesters, wounding two, before they were rushed to […]

March 25, 2019 7:54 AM IMEMC News Beit Hanoun, Beit Lahia, Deir al-Balah, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Rafah 0

Journalist Hajar Harb’s Trial: PCHR Appeals Gaza Judiciary to Uphold the Freedom of Press

Press Release;The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR): Tomorrow, 25 March 2019, the Magistrate’s Court in Gaza will hold the sentencing hearing in the case of journalist Hajar Harb, whom the Attorney General’s Office brought charges against on grounds of Investigative Report on Alleged Corruption in the Medical Referrals Department. […]

March 25, 2019 6:02 AM PCHR Gaza Strip, Human rights, Internal Unrest, News Report 0

Israeli Soldiers Injure Hundreds Of Detainees In The Negev Detention Camp

Israeli soldiers assaulted and injured, Sunday, hundreds of Palestinian political prisoners in the Negev Desert Detention Camp, after the soldiers invaded the detainee’s rooms and tents; at least seven of the wounded detainees were moved to hospitals. The Maan News Agency has reported that the detainees are held in Sections […]

March 25, 2019 5:54 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Negev, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Palestinian Woman Kidnapped by Israeli Forces in Hebron

On Sunday, Israeli occupation forces kidnapped a young Palestinian woman at a checkpoint in Hebron, southern West Bank. Local sources said that Israeli forces Suzan al-Salaima, age 25, into custody, after detaining her for over an hour, at a military checkpoint near Tel Rumeida neighborhood. They added, according to Days […]

March 25, 2019 4:23 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Hebron, News Report, Prisoners 0

Navy Opens Heavy Fire on Gaza Fishermen

Israeli naval forces opened heavy fire, on Sunday, towards Palestinian fishing boats off the coast of Khan Younis and Rafah, in the southern besieged Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said that the Israeli navy repeatedly opened fire towards a number of Palestinian fishing boats, which were working within the permitted fishing zone, […]

March 25, 2019 4:13 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli Soldiers Fire Teargas at Hebron School

Dozens of Palestinian students and teachers suffocated this morning, after Israeli forces fired teargas canisters at their school, to the south of Hebron, Palestinian sources reported. Soldiers fired a heavy barrage of teargas into al-Nahda elementary school for boys as the students and teachers were entering the school, causing suffocation that […]

March 25, 2019 4:07 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Settlers Attack Palestinian Cars with Stones near Nablus

Israeli settlers, on Sunday, attacked Palestinian-registered vehicles passing near the village of Jit, south of Nablus, with stones , in the occupied West Bank, said WAFA correspondence. Dozens of settlers gathered near the village and proceeded to attack Palestinian cars with stones, causing damages to two cars. No injuries were […]

March 25, 2019 3:59 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report 0

New Airstrikes Launched on Gaza

Israeli warplanes have launched attacks against the positions of the Hamas resistance movement, in the Gaza Strip, amid weekly protests at the edge of the enclave, to assert the right of displaced Palestinians to return to their homeland. The Israeli fighter jets targeted the positions of Hamas in the south […]

March 25, 2019 3:55 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twelve Palestinians In West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers, abducted on Sunday at dawn at least twelve Palestinians from several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS stated that the soldiers stormed and violently searched dozens of homes across the West Bank and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting […]

March 24, 2019 9:28 AM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Palestinian Dies From Serious Wounds He Suffered In Gaza

The Palestinian Health Ministry in the besieged Gaza Strip has reported, on Sunday at dawn, that a young man died from serious wounds he suffered, on Saturday at night, after Israeli soldiers shot him in the northern part of the coastal region. Dr. Ashraf al-Qedra, the spokesperson of the Health […]

March 24, 2019 8:46 AM IMEMC News Beit Hanoun, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, Rafah, Refugees/Immigration 0

Organizers of Night Protests in Gaza to Escalate Border Activities

Organizers of nighttime protests in the besieged Gaza Strip have warned that they will escalate their activities, along the border fence, to pressure the Israeli occupation to lift its siege on the coastal enclave. “In light of the enemy’s persistence in blockading the Gaza Strip and the mediators’ foot-dragging, the […]

March 24, 2019 5:22 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, News Report 0

Israeli Election 2019: Jewish Lawmaker Kills Arab Colleague in Campaign Video

Knesset member (MK) Jamal Zahalka, the chairman of the Arab-majority Balad party, filed a complaint with the police on Tuesday against MK Oren Hazan (Likud) for incitement to murder, according to Haaretz Israeli daily. Zahalka, who is currently still a member of the Joint List, will also file a separate […]

March 24, 2019 5:13 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

Syrian Rights Group says Trump’s Call on Golan Heights Will Destabilize Region

The Arab Human Rights Center in the Golan Heights condemned United States President Donald Trump’s tweet calling for the US to fully recognize Israel’s “sovereignty” over the occupied Syrian Golan Heights, saying it signals a major shift in US policy that runs contrary to facts, logic, and international law, while […]

March 24, 2019 5:06 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Arab World, International Politics, News Report 0