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Illegal Colonists Pump Wastewater Into Palestinian Lands Near Nablus

On Monday, several illegal Israeli colonists invaded Palestinian agricultural lands, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and flooded them with wastewater. Ghassan Daghlas, a Palestinian Authority official who monitors Israel’s colonialist activities in the northern West Bank, said the assailants came from the illegal Aliyah colony, which […]

May 21, 2019 4:55 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Invade Beit Forik

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at night, Beit Forik town, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Media sources said several army jeeps invaded the town, especially its center, and drove around its streets and alleys. They added that many Palestinians protested the invasion, and hurled stones at […]

May 21, 2019 3:01 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Six Palestinians In West Bank

The Israeli army abducted, on Monday at dawn, six Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, after the soldiers invaded and searched many homes, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The PPS said the soldiers abducted Ghazi Mohammad Derbani, 18, from his home in […]

May 20, 2019 1:33 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, Jenin, News Report, Ramallah, Tubas, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Two Palestinians In Hebron

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, two young Palestinian men in the southern West Bank governorate of Hebron, and installed many roadblocks, before stopping and searching dozens of cars. Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers invaded Taffouh town, west of the city, searched homes and abducted a university […]

May 20, 2019 12:59 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Abducts Five Palestinians In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, Sunday, five Palestinians, including two guards of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, and the head of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS), in two separate incidents, in occupied Jerusalem. The PPS said the soldiers abducted the head of its Jerusalem Office, the Secretary of Fateh Movement, Nasser Qous, in addition […]

May 20, 2019 3:47 AM IMEMC News Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

5-year Old Palestinian Girl Dies After Parents Denied Permission to Accompany Her for Surgery

A 5-year old Palestinian child from Gaza who was finally allowed permission to travel to Jerusalem for a complicated brain surgery was forced to travel alone when Israeli authorities denied her parents permission to accompany her. She died soon after the surgery. According to the Palestinian Minister of Health Mai […]

May 19, 2019 11:43 PM IMEMC News Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human rights, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Dutch Politician Arrested in Jerusalem

A Dutch politician was arrested, Friday, by Israeli security forces, while carrying a Palestinian flag, after Friday prayers in the occupied Old City East Jerusalem al-Quds. Israeli soldiers arrested Tunahan Kuzu, the leader of Dutch political party DENK and a parliamentarian, as he was walking toward the al-Aqsa Mosque with […]

May 19, 2019 5:30 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Boycott Movement, International, International Politics, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Israeli Minister Leads Provocative Tour of Al-Aqsa

Israeli Minister of Agriculture Uri Ariel, today, headed a group of extremist Israeli settlers in a provocative tour of the holy Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, in occupied Jerusalem. Ariel and dozens of settlers toured the holy sit,e in groups, only hours after Israeli police forcibly evicted hundreds of Muslim worshippers from […]

May 19, 2019 5:17 PM IMEMC News & Agencies Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, News Report 0

Hatari Under Fire for Displaying Palestinian Flag at Eurovision

Hatari, the Icelandic Act, could face punishment after they raised the Palestinian flag, while their public vote was being announced at the end of the live final of the Eurovision contest, held in Tel Aviv– amid international calls for boycott. In a statement, Eurovision said the “consequences of this action” […]

May 19, 2019 5:12 PM IMEMC News & Agencies International, News Report, Non-violent action 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian Teen In Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers invaded, Sunday, Silwan town, south of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied East Jerusalem, and abducted a Palestinian teen. The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic) said the soldiers abducted Yazan Mohammad Froukh, 16, from his home. Silwanic added that the soldiers invaded the teen’s family home, and […]

May 19, 2019 3:04 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Abducts A Palestinian Near Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday morning, a young Palestinian man in Kafr ‘Aqab town, north of occupied East Jerusalem. The Qalandia Media Center said the soldiers invaded the town, searched homes and abducted a young man, identified as Mohammad Sobeh. It added that the soldiers also installed a military roadblock, […]

May 19, 2019 2:41 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Soldiers Attack Worshipers In Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israeli soldiers attacked, late on Saturday at night, many Palestinian Muslim worshipers in the al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied Jerusalem, and forced them out of the holy site’s compound. The Islamic Waqf and Endowment Department said dozens of Palestinians choose to spend nights in the Al-Aqsa Mosque, especially during the current […]

May 19, 2019 2:21 PM IMEMC News Holy sites, Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Palestinian In Bethlehem

Israeli soldiers abducted, Sunday, a young Palestinian man in Teqoua’ town, south of Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. Media sources said the soldiers abducted Amer Ra’fat Zayyah, 25, after breaking into his home and violently searching it. They added that dozens of soldiers invaded the town, and fired many […]

May 19, 2019 1:43 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israel Drops Investigation of Murdered Disabled Palestinian Ibrahim Abu Thuraya

According to the Palestinian Information Center, the Israeli military has closed its investigation into the murder of disabled Palestinian, Ibrahim Abu Thuraya, 29, who was shot and killed by Israeli snipers at a protest near Gaza’s eastern border with Israel, in December 2017. The Israeli paper Haaretz reported that the […]

May 19, 2019 11:37 AM Ali Salam Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human rights, Israel, News Report, Non-violent action 0

German Parliament Passes Anti-Boycott Bill

Two right-wing parties in Germany succeeded in getting the German Parliament to pass a bill on Friday condemning the Boycott-Divestment-Sanctions (BDS) movement as ‘anti-Semitic’ in a close vote following a rowdy debate – although the bill is largely symbolic and has no enforcement mechanism. According to the Times of Israel, […]

May 18, 2019 11:21 PM Celine Hagbard Boycott Movement, Human rights, International, International News, Israel, News Report 0