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34-Year Old Palestinian Woman Dies of Wounds Sustained In 2014 Israeli Offensive

Aseel Mahmoud Hamad Dheir, 34, died on Monday in Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, from wounds she suffered at the hands of the Israeli army during their invasion of Gaza in the summer of 2014. Dheir was severely injured in an Israeli airstrike on her home […]

July 14, 2020 12:26 PM Celine Hagbard Gaza Strip, Human rights, Israeli attacks, News Report, Rafah 0

PPS: Israeli Troops Abduct Several Palestinians in the West Bank

The Ramallah-based Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) stated, on Tuesday, that Israeli troops abducted ten Palestinian residents from the occupied West Bank, late Monday, early Tuesday. In a statement, issued Tuesday, the PPS added that among those abducted were five youths in the central West Bank city of East Jerusalem, identified […]

July 14, 2020 12:00 PM IMEMC Staff Bethlehem, Human rights, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Structures Demolished in Tulkarem, Demolition Orders Issued for Homes, Barns in Hebron

Israeli bulldozers, Monday, demolished several Palestinian structures in Izbit Shufa neighborhood, southeast of Tulkarem city, in the northern occupied West Bank, the Palestinian WAFA News Agency reported. An owner of one of the structures, Amer Hamed, told WAFA that Israeli forces accompanied a bulldozer into the neighborhood, and proceeded to […]

July 14, 2020 8:43 AM Ali Salam Hebron, Human rights, Israeli Politics, News Report, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Israeli Army Razes Land in Hebron, Bethlehem, Order Seizure of Land in Salfit

The Israeli occupation authorities, on Monday, bulldozed large areas of Palestinian-owned cultivated land as well as an agricultural structure in al-Baq’ah area in Hebron, southern West Bank, the Palestinian Information Center reported. According to local sources, Israeli bulldozers accompanied by soldiers, razed three dunams of land planted with vegetables and […]

July 14, 2020 7:49 AM Ali Salam Bethlehem, Hebron, Holy sites, Human rights, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Salfit, West Bank 0

Israeli Troops Abduct Several Palestinians, including Former Prisoners, from West Bank

Israeli troops abducted, on Monday, several Palestinian residents from different areas of the occupied West Bank, Palestinian media sources reported. In the southern West Bank district of Hebron, Palestinian Official News Agency (WAFA) reported that Israeli soldiers invaded the homes of both, Ramzi Al-Haymouni, and Yazid Abu Aisha, 24, before […]

July 13, 2020 10:30 PM IMEMC Staff Bethlehem, Hebron, Jenin, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Armed Israeli Settlers Uproot 70 Palestinian-owned Olive Trees in Hebron

Armed illegal Israeli settlers uprooted, on Monday morning, dozens of olive trees, owned by Palestinian farmers in the southern West Bank district of Hebron. Palestinian Official News Agency (WAFA) reported that tens of armed illegal Israeli settlers, from the illegally-established Israeli settlement of Kiryat Arba’, stormed the nearby farm land […]

July 13, 2020 2:00 PM IMEMC Staff Hebron, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

Jerusalem Man Demolishes his Home in Silwan, 6 Left Homeless

Baha’ Zeitoun, a Palestinian civilian, on Sunday evening, demolished his own home in the Bi’er Ayoub neighborhood in Silwan, under the pretext of the lack of an Israeli permit, the Wadi Hilweh Information Center (Silwanic) reported. The Zeitoun family said that the Israeli municipality ordered the family to demolish the […]

July 13, 2020 12:00 PM Ali Salam Human rights, Israeli Politics, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Former Political Prisoner, Senior PFLP Member, Killed In Gaza

The Palestinian Interior Ministry in the Gaza Strip has reported that a former political prisoner was shot and stabbed to death, on Sunday evening, by several assailants near his home in the Saudi neighborhood, west of Rafah, in the southern part of the coastal region. Eyewitnesses said unknown gunmen opened […]

July 13, 2020 11:53 AM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Internal Unrest, News Report, Rafah 0
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Israeli Forces Demolish Arab Wedding Hall Inside Israel

The Israeli authorities destroyed a wedding hall, Sunday, in the Arab town of Tira, adjacent the green line, in central Israel, the Palestinian WAFA News Agency reported. The Raghadan Wedding hall was allegedly lacking an Israeli permit to build, the standard pretext used by the Israeli state. A large Israeli […]

July 13, 2020 6:42 AM Ali Salam Human rights, Israel, Israeli attacks, Israeli Politics, News Report 0

MADA: 58 Violations Against Palestinian Media Freedoms in June

June 2020 witnessed a surge of violations against media freedoms in Palestine, most of which were committed by the Israeli authorities and its military forces, Palestinian News Network reported. The Palestinian Center for Development & Media Freedoms “MADA” has documented a total of 58 infringements, 48 of which were committed […]

July 13, 2020 5:56 AM Ali Salam Human rights, Israeli attacks, Israeli Politics, News Report, Non-violent action, West Bank 0
Israeli troops in a night raid (archive image)

Israeli Troops Abduct Three Palestinians from West Bank

Israeli troops abducted, early on Sunday, two Palestinian residents from the southern West Bank district of Hebron, and one from the central district of Jerusalem. Local Palestinian media sources reported that Israeli army invaded the Yatta village and the Al-Fawwar refugee camp of Hebron district. They added that during both […]

July 13, 2020 12:38 AM IMEMC Staff Hebron, Human rights, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Seven Palestinians Abducted by Israeli Soldiers, Including those Assaulted by Settlers

The Israeli forces, at dawn Saturday, stormed several Palestinian-owned homes and abducted Palestinian civilians during invasions into different occupied West Bank towns, the Palestinian Information Center reported. Local sources said, Israeli soldiers stormed the Balata refugee camp in Nablus, in the northern West Bank and abducted two Palestinian young men […]

July 12, 2020 5:01 AM Ali Salam Human rights, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Injure Several Palestinians, Including A Pregnant Woman, Abduct Three, In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday evening, the al-‘Isawiya town, in occupied East Jerusalem, and fired many gas bombs and concussion grenades at Palestinian families celebrating their siblings’ high-school graduation, wounding eight residents, including a pregnant woman, in addition to abducting a father and two of his sons. Mohammad Abu al-Hummus, […]

July 12, 2020 12:42 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Troops Abduct Several Palestinians from West Bank

Israeli troops abducted, on Saturday morning, two Palestinians from the northern West Bank city of Jenin. Local Palestinian media sources and witnesses said that Israeli forces invaded Ya’bad village, west of Jenin city and stormed the homes of Mohammad B’ajawi and Adham Omar, 25, before abducting the youths, taking them […]

July 11, 2020 10:24 PM IMEMC Staff Human rights, Jenin, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Palestinian Factions Call for Popular Resistance in Response to ‘Israeli Crimes’

Majority of Palestinian resistance factions, across the occupied Palestinian territories, on Saturday, called for heightened Palestinian popular resistance, in response to what the factions described as, ‘Israeli occupation crimes against the Palestinian people’. In a statement, submitted to local media outlets, factions’ representatives held a meeting in the central West […]

July 11, 2020 9:14 PM IMEMC Staff Human rights, News Report, Non-violent action, Palestinian Politics, Ramallah, West Bank 0