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Soldiers Abduct Seven Palestinians, Injure Many And Attack Three Journalists

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, seven Palestinians from several parts of the occupied West Bank, after the army invaded and searched many homes, and injured many others, in addition to attacking journalists and confiscating two cars. In Ramallah governorate, in central West Bank, the soldiers abducted five Palestinians, […]

December 11, 2019 1:33 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Hebron, Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, Qalqilia, Ramallah, West Bank 0
Israeli night raid (archive image)

Israeli Troops Invade West Bank; Abduct Seven Palestinians

In pre-dawn raids on Wednesday, Israeli forces invaded several parts of the West Bank, driving into sleeping towns and refugee camps and forcing residents out of bed, abducting seven and ransacking a number of homes. They also fired tear gas to disperse residents of the invaded areas who had come […]

December 11, 2019 12:27 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli Politics, News Report, Prisoners, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Shoot A Palestinian Near Tulkarem

Israeli soldiers shot, Wednesday, a young Palestinian man at a gate of the illegal Annexation Wall, in Qaffin town, north of Tulkarem, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Media sources said the soldiers shot Ala’ Bassam Abu Bakr, 24, with a live round in his left leg, […]

December 11, 2019 12:02 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, The Wall, Tulkarem, West Bank 0

Israeli Troops Raid Al-Bireh Industrial Zone

Israeli forces, on Tuesday evening, raided the industrial zone in al-Bireh/Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank, leading to confrontations. Forces stormed the industrial zone and stationed their troops in the vicinity of the traffic department, there, where they proceeded to confiscate camera records from a number of facilities, leading to […]

December 11, 2019 7:50 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah 0

Jerusalem Governor Prevented from Holding Activities

Israeli occupation intelligence, on Monday evening, delivered the Jerusalem governor, Adnan Ghaith, a decision issued by the Minister of Internal Security, Gilad Erdan, to prevent him from holding meetings, seminars and activities inside the occupied city of Jerusalem, for a period of six months. The decision included preventing Governor Ghaith […]

December 11, 2019 7:43 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Internal Unrest, Israeli Politics, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestinian Politics 0

Information Bureau in Gaza: 557 Israeli Violations Against Journalists

The Government Information Bureau in Gaza announced, on Tuesday, that this year was the second-worst year for journalism in Palestine, with 557 Israeli violations against journalists, according to Quds News Network. The spokesperson for the bureau, Salama Ma’arouf, said in a press conference that 2019 has been the second-worst year […]

December 11, 2019 5:18 AM IMEMC & Agencies Gaza Strip, Human rights, News Report, West Bank 0
Yehuda Glick (archive image from Al Ray)

Yehuda Glick Performs Talmudic Rituals at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israeli soldiers arrested a guard at Al-Aqsa Mosque, on Tuesday morning, while illegal settlers stormed the mosque, the Middle East Monitor reported. Under the protection of Israeli police, groups of settlers guided by Orthodox Israeli Knesset member, Yehuda Glick entering the compound through the Al-Maghrebi Gate and performed prayers and […]

December 11, 2019 3:51 AM IMEMC & Agencies Holy sites, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli Forces Arrest Al-Aqsa Guard, Extremist Settlers Storm Mosque

Israeli forces, on Tuesday morning, arrested a guard of Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied Jerusalem while settlers entered the mosque under heavy protection by the occupation soldiers. According to Palestine News Network, the Israeli police stormed Al-Aqsa courtyards and arrested Fadi Alayyan, from the courtyards of 3rd Holiest site in Islam. […]

December 11, 2019 3:24 AM IMEMC & Agencies Holy sites, Human rights, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0
Israeli soldiers stand near the Israeli Annexation Wall (archive image)

Israeli Troops Shoot and Injure Young Palestinian near Jenin; Fire Teargas near Tulkarem

On Tuesday morning, Israeli troops shot and wounded a young man from the Palestinian village of Arabeh near the gate through the Israeli Annexation Wall at Dahr al-Abed, southwest of Jenin. According to the Palestinian news agency Wafa, the Palestinian was identified as Saif Iyad Wajih Al-Ardah. Israeli forces shot […]

December 10, 2019 1:13 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, The Wall, Tulkarem, West Bank 0
Israeli invasion of al-Issawiya (archive image)

Israeli Forces Invade al-Issawiya; Issue Warrants to 7 Youth

Israeli forces invaded the town of al-Issawiya in East Jerusalem Tuesday morning before dawn and raided a number of Palestinian homes. They then issued warrants to seven youth, who are required to submit themselves to the Israeli police for interrogation. According to local sources, Israeli troops invaded the town with […]

December 10, 2019 12:15 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, Prisoners 0

Palestinians March in Hebron, Israeli Forces Attack

Soldiers attacked many Palestinian residents of Hebron, on Monday, as they marched against the Israeli colonialist plans in the city, dozens of injuries, mainly due to teargas inhalation, were reported. A general strike was held, on Monday, in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, in protest against Israeli settlement […]

December 10, 2019 3:58 AM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Human rights, News Report, Non-violent action, West Bank 0

Israel Threatens to Destroy All Palestinian Structures in Area C

Israeli Minister of Defense, Naftali Bennett, has threatened to destroy all Palestinian structures in West Bank areas under complete Israeli control (Area C), including those which were funded by Europeans, under the pretext of unlicensed construction. According to Days of Palestine, Bennett made the threat during a meeting with ambassadors […]

December 9, 2019 5:13 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Israel, Israeli Politics, News Report, Refugees/Immigration 0

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