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Settlers Storm Al-Aqsa Courtyards

39 Israeli settlers, on Monday morning, stormed the Islamic court yards of Al-Aqsa Mosque, guarded by Israeli occupation police. Local media sources reported that police opened the Moroccan Gate in front of 36 settlers, who broke into the mosque in four groups. Police escorted the settlers while they toured the […]

December 9, 2019 4:56 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Hunger-striker in Serious Condition

Ahmad Zahran, a Palestinian administrative detainee held in Israeli jails who has been on hunger strike for 78 consecutive days, in protest against his incarceration without charge or trial, is in serious health condition and has been admitted to an Israeli hospital, today, said the Palestinian  Prisoner Society (PPS). Zahran, […]

December 9, 2019 4:46 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, News Report, Prisoners 0

Luxembourg Pushes for European Recognition of Palestine

Luxembourg’s Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn arrives for a meeting of EU foreign ministers at the Europa building in Brussels on Monday, Feb. 26, 2018. European Union foreign ministers meet in Brussels on Monday Feb. 26 to debate ways to revive Middle East peace efforts and discuss the crisis in Venezuela. […]

December 9, 2019 4:38 PM IMEMC News & Agencies International, International Politics, Israeli Settlement, News Report 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct One Palestinian, Confiscate Car, Near Ramallah

Israeli soldiers abducted, Monday, a Palestinian man, and confiscated a car, in Betunia town, west of Ramallah, in central West Bank. Media sources said the soldiers abducted Abdullah Abu Ibrahim, after storming and ransacking his home. They added that the soldiers also invaded and searched the home of Saed Abu […]

December 9, 2019 1:13 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Demolish Shed, Uproot Lands, Near Hebron

Israeli soldiers demolished, Monday, a shed and uprooted six Dunams (1.48 Acres) of Palestinian farmlands in Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Media activist, Mohammad Awad, said the soldiers demolished a shed, owned by a Palestinian, identified as Ahmad Bader Abu […]

December 9, 2019 12:51 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Illegal Israeli Colonists Puncture Tires Of Dozens Of Cars In Occupied Jerusalem

Updated: Illegal Israeli colonists infiltrated, on Monday at dawn, into Shu’fat neighborhood, north of occupied East Jerusalem, and punctured the tires of many Palestinian cars, in addition to writing racist graffiti. Locals in Shu’fat said the colonists puncture the tires of nearly 200 Palestinian cars in the town. They added […]

December 9, 2019 11:58 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Including One Journalist, Israeli Soldiers Abduct Nine Palestinians In West Bank

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, at least nine Palestinians, including one journalist, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, after the army stormed and ransacked dozens of homes. In Ramallah, in central West Bank, the soldiers abducted Abdullah Abu Ibrahim, from his home in […]

December 9, 2019 11:18 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, Ramallah, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Israeli Forces Arrest Palestinian Youth at Checkpoint in Hebron

According to the Palestine News Network (PNN), Israeli occupation forces arrested a 14 year old female student, on Sunday morning, as she attempting to cross the Abu al-Reesh checkpoint, near the Ibrahimi Mosque in the center of Hebron. Israeli media quoted a statement from the occupation army that its soldiers […]

December 9, 2019 8:04 AM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Human rights, News brief, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Hunger-Striking Prisoner Mos’ab Al-Hindi Reaches Deal With Israel

Palestinian prisoner Mos’ab al-Hindi, who has been on hunger-strike for 75 consecutive days to protest his administrative detention, suspended his open-ended hunger strike, on Sunday. According to the Palestinian News and Info Agency (WAFA), al-Hindi reached an agreement with the Israeli authorities to limit his detention without charge or trial, […]

December 9, 2019 2:26 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, Israel, Nablus, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Israel’s Overnight Airstrikes Injure 2 Palestinians in Gaza

At least two Palestinians sustained moderate injuries, early Sunday morning, as Israeli fighter jets struck several locations in the northern besieged Gaza Strip, the Palestinian News and Info Agency reported. The two Palestinians were injured when Israeli warplanes bombed a location west of Gaza City, they were rushed to nearby […]

December 9, 2019 1:46 AM IMEMC & Agencies Gaza City, Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Jabalia, News Report 0

Israel Attacks Gaza After Alleged Rocket Fire

The Middle East Eye reported that Israeli aircraft carried out attacks on the besieged Gaza Strip, early Sunday, Palestinian security officials said, hours after three rockets were said to have been fired from the enclave. Israel claims three rockets were launched from the besieged Gaza Strip towards southern Israel and […]

December 8, 2019 7:05 AM IMEMC & Agencies Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, Khan Younis, News Report 0

PCHR: 83rd Great March of Return, 64 Palestinians Injured, Including 19 Children

The Palestinian Center for Human Rights in Gaza reported that 64 Palestinian civilians, including 19 children, a paramedic, and 4 women, were shot and injured by Israeli occupation forces’ (IOF) fire against peaceful protestors at the 83rd Great March of Return (GMR), on Friday, December 6, 2019. Israeli forces preceded […]

December 8, 2019 12:39 AM PCHR Gaza Strip, Human rights, Khan Younis, News Report 0

Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Gaza

Israeli soldiers abducted, Saturday, two Palestinians near the perimeter fence in the southern part of the besieged and impoverished Gaza Strip. Media sources said the soldiers abducted the two Palestinians after the army alleged that they crossed the fence. The two Palestinians were taken to an unknown destination; the Israeli […]

December 8, 2019 12:25 AM IMEMC News Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian In Jerusalem, Install Roadblock Near Jenin

Israeli soldiers abducted, Saturday, a young Palestinian man in occupied East Jerusalem, and installed a roadblock west of Jenin, in the occupied West Bank. Media sources Jerusalem said the soldiers abducted Nidal Abboud, after stopping him in Bab al-Amoud area, in the Old City. The soldiers took the abducted young […]

December 8, 2019 12:10 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

President Abbas: Israel’s Actions “Cannot be Tolerated”

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, on Friday, said that Israel’s continuous measures against the Palestinian people, especially in occupied Jerusalem, the most recent of which was the arrest of journalists working for Palestine TV, violate signed agreements, the Palestinian News and Info Agency reported. Speaking at a meeting of the Executive […]

December 8, 2019 12:06 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, Israel, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0