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Israeli Soldiers Demolish A Home In Hebron, Abduct Two Palestinians

Israeli soldiers invaded, Thursday, Yatta town, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, demolished a home and abducted two Palestinians, in addition to wounding many others. Rateb Jabour, the Coordinator of the National and Popular Committee against the Annexation Wall and Colonies in southern West Bank, said the […]

January 16, 2020 10:46 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Detainees Committee: “Political Prisoners In Nafha Prison Face Dire Living Conditions”

The Palestinian Detainees Committee has reported, Thursday, that the political prisoners who were transferred from Ramon prison to Nafha are facing extremely dire living conditions. In a statement, the Committee said that the prison administration in Ramon has transferred around 100 detainees from Ramon prison to sections three and four […]

January 16, 2020 10:26 PM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Human rights, Jerusalem, News Report, Palestine, Prisoners, West Bank 0

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eleven Palestinians In West Bank”

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, eleven Palestinians, including an elderly man, from their homes in Jenin, Jerusalem and Hebron, in the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS said the soldiers invaded and searched many homes in Jenin, in northern West Bank, and […]

January 16, 2020 10:06 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Soldiers Abduct Four Palestinians, Injure One, In Jenin

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, four Palestinians and injured one, after the army invaded Jenin and its refugee camp, in northern West Bank. Media sources said several army jeeps invaded Jenin city, and Jenin refugee camp, before the soldiers stormed and ransacked many homes. They added that the […]

January 16, 2020 9:25 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Warplanes Strike Gaza Strip Overnight

Israeli warplanes, Wednesday night, bombed at least two posts across the besieged Gaza Strip, according to the Palestinian News and Info Agency (WAFA) reported. An Israeli drone targeted a post, northwest of Gaza city, causing fires to break out. In addition Israeli F-16 fighter jets pounded the same post with […]

January 16, 2020 8:09 PM IMEMC & Agencies Gaza City, Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human rights, Israeli attacks, News Report 0

Israel Orders Seizure of 350 Dunams Near Bethlehem for Bypass Road

The Israeli military issued orders, on Wednesday, to seize 350 dunams (86 acres) of agricultural land in al-Khader and Irtas towns, south of the southern West Bank city of Bethlehem, Hasan Breijieh, from the Commission for the Resistance of the Wall and Settlements said. Breijieh stressed that the bypass road, […]

January 16, 2020 4:13 AM IMEMC & Agencies Bethlehem, Human rights, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

Two Palestinians Forced to Demolish Their Own Homes, South of Jerusalem

Two Palestinian residents of the occupied West Bank were forced, on Wednesday, to demolish their own homes to avoid paying exorbitant costs if the Israeli West Jerusalem municipality demolishes them, the Palestinian News and Info Agency (WAFA) reported. Local sources said that Mousa Bashir and Ammar Nassar, from Jabal al-Mokabber […]

January 15, 2020 9:39 PM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israel Approves Construction of Four New Prison Complexes

Israeli ‘housing council’ has approved a plan to build four new prisons in the occupied territories as the occupation accelerates its arrest campaign against Palestinians, the Palestine News Network reported. Israeli media sources announced, on Tuesday, that the council authorized construction of the prison complexes, south of the Israeli city […]

January 15, 2020 8:47 PM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, Israeli Politics, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian, Summon Two Others For Interrogation, In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, a young Palestinian man, and summoned two others, including a journalist, for interrogation, in Bethlehem Governorate, south of occupied East Jerusalem, in the West Bank. Media sources said several army jeeps invaded ‘Aida refugee camp, north of Bethlehem, searched and ransacked several homes, […]

January 15, 2020 2:25 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Two Siblings In Bil’in

Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Bil’in Palestinian village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and abducted two siblings. Abdullah Abu Rahma, a former political prisoner and the coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Annexation Wall and Colonies in Bil’in, said the soldiers […]

January 15, 2020 12:02 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, News Report, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Soldiers abduct A Palestinian, Confiscate A Bulldozer, Near Nablus

Israeli soldiers abducted, Wednesday, a young Palestinian man, and confiscated a bulldozer in the towns of Askar al-Balad and Salem, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Media sources said several army jeeps invaded Askar al-Balad, and abducted a young man, identified as Bakr Ramzi Dweikat, after storming […]

January 15, 2020 11:11 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Dozens Of Palestinians Injured As Soldiers Fire Gas Bombs At Homes, Mosque, Near Hebron

Medical sources have reported that dozens of Palestinians suffered the severe effects of teargas inhalation, on Tuesday evening, after Israeli soldiers invaded Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and fired gas bombs at homes and a mosque. Media activist Mohmmad Awad said several army […]

January 15, 2020 10:42 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Al-Haq: Release UN Database on Businesses Profiting from Israel’s Settlement Enterprise

Ramallah-based Al-Haq Human Rights organization, on Tuesday, called on the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) to release the long-overdue database of businesses engaged in Israel’s illegal settlement enterprise, the Palestinian News and Info Agency (WAFA) reported. In a Call for Action press release, Al-Haq said, On […]

January 15, 2020 7:05 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human Interest, Human rights, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

European Union Mission Heads Visit Occupied East Jerusalem

European Union (EU) Heads of Mission in Jerusalem and Ramallah, on Monday, visited Al-‘Isawiya, a neighbourhood in occupied East Jerusalem, the Palestine News Network reported. The European diplomats met with Palestinian residents and representatives of civil society organisations, and they were briefed about the unprecedented number of Israeli police and […]

January 15, 2020 5:16 AM IMEMC & Agencies Human Interest, Human rights, International, Jerusalem, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Israel Extends Detention of Two Palestinian Prisoners, Days Before Release

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the Israeli government renewed the administrative detention of Shorouq al-Badan, 25, for six more months, on Monday, only two days before her scheduled release, the Palestinian News and Info Agency (WAFA) reported. Badan, from Bethlehem, was arrested July 2019, and was supposed to be […]

January 14, 2020 9:22 PM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, Israel, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0