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Israeli Army Demolishes Two Palestinian Homes, Two Barns South of Hebron

Israeli forces, on Thursday, demolished two Palestinian homes and two animal barns in Masafer Yatta, southern Hebron hills, under the pretext they were built without a permit, according to local sources. Coordinator of the Popular Committees Against the Wall and Settlements in the southern West Bank, Rateb Jabour, told WAFA […]

February 27, 2020 7:59 PM IMEMC & Agencies Hebron, Human rights, Israeli Settlement, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Settlers Uproot Olive Trees on Palestinian Lands

Israeli settlers on Thursday uprooted hundreds of olive trees and vine trees in the town of al-Khader, south of the occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem, according to a local activist. Emad Dadoo told WAFA that settlers from the illegal Israeli settlement of Eliazar uprooted approximately 200 olive trees and […]

February 27, 2020 6:21 PM IMEMC & Agencies Bethlehem, Human rights, Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, News Report, Palestine, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Thirteen Palestinians In West Bank

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, thirteen Palestinians, including a child and a former political prisoner, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers abducted Mohammad Daoud Abu Khalil, 29, from Hizma town, […]

February 27, 2020 2:27 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jenin, Jerusalem, News Report, Qalqilia, Salfit, West Bank 0

Fateh Secretary In Jericho Receives Six-Month Administrative Detention Order

An Israeli court issued, Thursday, a six-month administrative detention order against the secretary of Fateh Movement in Jericho and the Jordan Valley, the Detainees’ Affairs Committee has reported. The committee stated that the Israeli army abducted Na’el Abu al-‘Assal three days ago, after storming the house of his father, Jihad […]

February 27, 2020 1:48 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Jericho, News Report, Prisoners, West Bank 0

Netanyahu Orders Construction Of 3500 Units In Illegal Colonies

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stated that he gave the approval for the construction of 3,500 units in illegal Israeli colonies, in the E1 area between Ma’ale Adumim colony and occupied Jerusalem. Netanyahu stated that the United States and its President D. Trump recognizes what he called “Israel’s sovereignty in […]

February 27, 2020 9:41 AM IMEMC News International Politics, Israeli Settlement, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

EU Representative Deplores Israeli Army Actions in Gaza

European Union (EU) Representative in Jerusalem, Sven Kuehn von Burgsdorff said Tuesday that the incident in which an Israeli soldier drove a bulldozer onto Palestinian territory, and dragged the body of a slain Palestinian in Gaza, on Sunday, goes counter to all principles of human dignity, Palestine News Network reported. […]

February 26, 2020 8:58 PM IMEMC & Agencies Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human rights, News Report, Peace process, Rafah 0

Israel Razes Palestinian Lands to Build a Settler-Only Bypass Road

Israeli bulldozers Monday proceeded to raze Palestinian lands in the village of Huwwara, south of Nablus in the northern occupied West Bank, according to Ghassan Daghlas. Daghlas, a local who monitors Israeli settlement activities in the area, told WAFA that Israeli bulldozers began razing lands early in the morning, near […]

February 26, 2020 8:13 PM IMEMC & Agencies Human rights, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

B’Tselem: “Turning A Blind Eye: 19 Protestors In Gaza Lose Eye From Israeli Forces’ Fire, 2 Lose Both”

B’Tselem: In the last two years, 19 Palestinians lost their vision in one eye while participating in March of Return protests near the Gaza perimeter fence. At least two more lost their vision in both eyes. Each of these personal tragedies adds to the alarming casualty count in the protests: […]

February 26, 2020 2:30 PM B'Tselem The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories Beit Hanoun, Beit Lahia, Deir al-Balah, Gaza City, Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human rights, Israeli attacks, Jabalia, Khan Younis, News Report, Rafah 0

PPS: “Israeli Soldiers Abduct 27 Palestinians, Including Children, In West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, 27 Palestinians, including children and the father of a slain young man, from their homes during extensive and very violent searches of property across the occupied West Bank, including Jerusalem. The PPS stated that the […]

February 26, 2020 2:13 PM IMEMC News Bethlehem, Israeli attacks, Jericho, Jerusalem, Jordan Valley, Nablus, News Report, Qalqilia, Ramallah, West Bank 0

Army Invades Palestinians Lands, Navy Attacks Fishing Boats, In Southern Gaza

Several Israeli military vehicles invaded, on Wednesday morning, Palestinian lands east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, while navy ships opened fire on fishing boats. Media sources said three armored D9 bulldozers, a digger, and a few military jeeps, advanced dozens of meters into Palestinian […]

February 26, 2020 1:25 PM IMEMC News Gaza Strip, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Abduct Eight Palestinians, Including Children, In Hizma

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, the town of Hizma, northeast of occupied East Jerusalem, searched and ransacked many homes, before abducting eight Palestinians, including three former political prisoners, and three children. The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers abducted three former political prisoners, identified as […]

February 26, 2020 12:52 PM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Jerusalem, News Report, West Bank 0

Army Injures Twenty Palestinians In Nablus

Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, the eastern area of Nablus city, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, and injured twenty Palestinians, during protests that took place after the army accompanied hundreds of illegal colonialist settlers in “Joseph’s Tomb” area. Medical sources stated that several military […]

February 26, 2020 11:49 AM IMEMC News Israeli attacks, Israeli Settlement, Nablus, News Report, West Bank 0

Israeli Soldiers Confiscate Lathe Machines, Search Homes, In Hebron

Israeli occupation forces confiscated, on Wednesday at dawn, lathe machines from a blacksmith’s workshop in Hebron, in southern West Bank, and ransacked searched several houses in the towns of al-Borj and Sa’ir, south, and east of Hebron. Local sources said the soldiers broke into a blacksmith’s workshop in the at-Tihta […]

February 26, 2020 11:14 AM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli attacks, News Report, West Bank 0

As Part of Ceasefire Agreement, Israel Closes Gaza Border Crossings and Fishing Zone

Israel closed Gaza’s border crossings and the entire fishing area, Monday night, as part of the ceasefire agreed between Israel and the Palestinian factions in Gaza, according to Days of Palestine. The ceasefire went into effect at 11:30 p.m. local time, on Monday, after 2 days of intense fire, that […]

February 26, 2020 12:43 AM IMEMC & Agencies Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, Human rights, Israel, News Report, Palestine, Truce 0

Updated: “Soldiers Abduct 28 Palestinians, Including Children, Former Political Prisoners, In West Bank”

The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, Tuesday, twenty-eight Palestinians, including children, siblings, and a young woman, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said the soldiers abducted sixteen Palestinians from their homes in Hebron governorate, in southern West Bank. […]

February 25, 2020 4:12 PM IMEMC News Hebron, Israeli Politics, Jenin, Nablus, News Report, Prisoners, Ramallah, Tulkarem, West Bank 0